Klaus has been employed at Ovako since 2015. He started as Human Resources (HR) manager for Business Unit Imatra and has during the last year been the VP Head of Product Unit Steel & Rolling Mill. Prior to Ovako, Klaus worked as Head of labor relations at Paroc OY. He has also worked in various roles within production, maintenance and HR at UPM-Kymmene Oyj.
“I look forward to welcoming Klaus Enwald to Ovako’s executive management team. Klaus has from his years at Ovako, in various roles gained deep understanding of the operations. With his experience and expertise from production, maintenance and HR he will now continue to drive the good development of Business Unit Imatra and secure sustainable profitability over time”, says Marcus Hedblom, President and CEO at Ovako.
Klaus takes over from Janne Pirttijoki, who will leave Ovako on January 31, 2021.
“I would like to thank Janne Pirttijoki for his contributions to Ovako. With his commitment and drive he has taken Business Unit Imatra to the level it is today and I wish him the best of luck in the future,” says Marcus Hedblom.