Neste Corporation, Stock Exchange Release, 1 June 2022 at 9 am. (EET)
The following members were appointed on 20 September 2021 to the Shareholders' Nomination Board of Neste Corporation: The Chair, Director General Kimmo Viertola of the Ownership Steering Department in the Prime Minister’s Office of Finland; Deputy CEO, Investments Reima Rytsölä of Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company; Director General Outi Antila of The Social Insurance Institution of Finland and Matti Kähkönen, the Chair of Neste's Board of Directors.
As Mr. Rytsölä will assume duties for a new employer, Timo Sallinen, Senior Vice President, Investments of Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, has been appointed as member of the Nomination Board as of 1 June 2022.
The members of the Nomination Board are elected annually and their term of office ends when new members have been elected to replace them. The largest shareholders entitled to elect members to the Nomination Board are determined annually on the basis of the registered holdings as of the first weekday in September in accordance with the detailed rules included in the Charter for the Nomination Board.
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Neste in brief
Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates solutions for combating climate change and accelerating a shift to a circular economy. We refine waste, residues and innovative raw materials into renewable fuels and sustainable feedstock for plastics and other materials. We are the world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel and developing chemical recycling to combat the plastic waste challenge. We aim at helping customers to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions with our renewable and circular solutions by at least 20 million tons annually by 2030. Our ambition is to make the Porvoo oil refinery in Finland the most sustainable refinery in Europe by 2030. We are introducing renewable and recycled raw materials such as liquefied waste plastic as refinery raw materials. We have committed to reaching carbon-neutral production by 2035, and we will reduce the carbon emission intensity of sold products by 50% by 2040. We also have set high standards for biodiversity, human rights and supply chain. We have consistently been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices and the Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies. In 2021, Neste's revenue stood at EUR 15.1 billion. Read more: neste.com