Board of Directors


Management shareholding

Information on Board committees can be found in the Corporate governance section of the website.

Annika Paasikivi

b. 1975, Finnish citizen, B.A., M.Sc. (Global Politics)
President and CEO, Oras Invest Ltd and CEO, Finow Ltd
Chair of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 13 March 2018–
Member of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 19 March 2014–
Chair of the Personnel and Remuneration Committee
Independent of the company but not independent of a significant shareholder
 

Key positions of trust

Kemira Oyj, Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors, 2022–
Varova Oy, Member of the Board of Directors, 2016–


Career highlights

COO, Oras Invest Ltd, 2011–2018
COO, Friitala Fashion Ltd, 2009–2010
Various positions in Varova Oy, 2003–2005
 

Markus Lengauer

b. 1965, Austrian citizen, M.Sc. (Eng.), Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering
Deputy chair of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 13 March 2018–
Member of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 17 March 2015–
Member of the Audit Committee
Independent of the company and significant shareholders
 

Key positions of trust

Oras Group, Chair of the Board of Directors, 2019–


Career highlights

CEO, Oras Group, 2017–2018
CEO, Rettig Group ICC division, 2004–2013
 

Pia Aaltonen-Forsell

b. 1974, Finnish citizen, M.Soc.Sc. (Econ.), MBA
CFO, Outokumpu
Member of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 20 March 2017–
Chair of the Audit Committee
Independent of the company and significant shareholders


Career highlights

CFO, Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj, 2015–2019
CFO, Vacon Plc., 2013–2015
Senior Vice President (SVP) Finance, IT and M&A, Building and Living Business Area, Stora Enso, 2012–2013
SVP Group Controller, Stora Enso, 2009–2012
Various positions within Stora Enso, 2000-2009, and Corenso United, 1997–2000

Johan Falk

b. 1971, Swedish citizen, M.Sc. (Eng.), MBA
CEO, Asker Healthcare Group, 2012–
Member of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 13 March 2018–
Independent of the company and significant shareholders


Career highlights

EVP, Infection Control, Getinge Group, 2011–2012
VP, Business Development & CEO of BB Integration, B&B Tools, 2002–2010
VP, Business Development, B&B Tools, 2001–2002

 

Michael G. Marchi

b. 1959, U.S. citizen, B.S. (Marketing and Economics), MBA
CEO, MGM Executive Consulting
Member of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 16 March 2020–
Member of the Audit Committee
Independent of the company and significant shareholders
 

Career highlights

COO, Lixil Water Technology Americas, 2015–2016
CEO, Grohe America, 2012–2013
President, Kohler Kitchen and Bath Americas, 2007–2011
President, Ann Sacks Tile & Stone, Kohler Company, 2003–2007
Various management positions at GE, 1981–1996

Susanne Skippari

b. 1974, Finnish citizen, M.Sc. (Econ.)
Executive Vice President, Human Resources, KONE Corporation, 2017–
Member of the Board, Uponor Corporation, 15 March 2022–
Member of the Personnel and Remuneration Committee
Independent of the company and significant shareholders
 

Career highlights

Head of Human Resources, New Equipment Business, KONE Corporation, 2015–2017
Head of Talent Management, KONE Corporation, 2007–2009 and 2011–2015
Area Human Resources Director for Europe, Middle East and Africa, KONE Corporation, 2009–2011
Various management positions at Nokia Corporation, 2002–2007