uncategorized · 12/18/2012

Neste Oil appoints Tommi Tuovila as the company's new CIO

Neste Oil Corporation
Press release
18 December 2012 at 11.00 a.m. (EET)

Neste Oil appoints Tommi Tuovila as the company's new CIO

Tommi Tuovila, M.Sc. (Eng.), 41, has been appointed Neste Oil's Chief Information Officer (CIO) as of 1 March 2013. He will head up the company's ICT unit, which employs around 100 people, and will report to Lars Peter Lindfors, Senior Vice President, Technology.

Tuovila will join Neste Oil from UPM-Kymmene, where he has served in various ICT management positions since 2007. Prior to UPM-Kymmene, Tuovila held similar positions at Wärtsilä, Nokia, Elisa, and elsewhere.

"We are very happy to welcome Tommi Tuovila on board," says Lars Peter Lindfors. "He will bring some very strong experience from a variety of ICT positions in international companies similar to Neste Oil."

Tommi Tuovila will replace Kari Keskiivari, Neste Oil's current CIO, who will transfer to Neste Oil's Oil Products and Renewables business area, where he will be responsible for process and business model development, as of 1 March 2013.

Neste Oil Corporation
Osmo Kammonen
Senior Vice President, Communications, Marketing and Public Affairs

Further information: Lars Peter Lindfors, Senior Vice President, Technology, tel. +358 50 458 3605

Neste Oil in brief
Neste Oil Corporation is a refining and marketing company concentrating on low-emission, high-quality traffic fuels, and is the world's leading supplier of renewable diesel. Neste Oil had net sales of EUR 15.4 billion in 2011 and employs around 5,000 people. Neste Oil's share is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.

Neste Oil has been selected for inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index and the Ethibel Excellence Investment Register. Neste Oil has been included in The Global 100 list of the world's most sustainable corporations for a number of years in succession; and Forest Footprint Disclosure (FFD) has ranked Neste Oil as the best performer in the oil & gas sector. Further information: