Uponor appoints Bill Gray new President for North America

Uponor Corporation     Stock exchange release                       15 February 2012 18:00 EET

Uponor appoints Bill Gray new President for North America

Mr. William (Bill) Gray, B.Com. (Finance and Marketing) and B.A., 46, Canadian and British citizen, has been appointed President, Uponor North America and member of the Executive Committee at Uponor Group, effective from 15 February 2012.

Bill has served as Vice President, Sales since June 2011, responsible for the leadership of all Uponor North American sales efforts in the U.S. and Canada. Previously, he was general manager for Uponor Ltd. in Canada for three years where he oversaw all Canadian operations, including sales, marketing, demand management and technical and customer service.

Prior to joining Uponor, Gray worked in various Canadian businesses, most recently at ITT Corporation.

In his new position as President, Uponor North America, Bill Gray will report to President and CEO Jyri Luomakoski.

Further information:
Jyri Luomakoski, President and CEO, tel. +358 40 515 4498


Uponor Corporation

Tarmo Anttila
Vice President, Communications
Tel. +358 20 129 2852



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Uponor is a leading international provider of plumbing and indoor climate solutions for residential and commercial building markets across Europe and North America. In Northern Europe, Uponor is also a prominent supplier of infrastructure pipe systems. Uponor offers its customers solutions that are sustainable and safe and reliable to own and operate. The Group employs approx. 3,200 persons, in 30 countries. In 2011, Uponor's net sales totalled ca €800 million. Uponor Corporation is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki in Finland. http://www.uponor.com.