Composition of Metso's Nomination Board

Composition of Metso's Nomination Board

HELSINKI, Finland, Sept. 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --

Metso Corporation's stock exchange release on September  5, 2013 at 2:15 p.m.
local time

Metso Corporation's four biggest registered shareholders on August 30, 2013,
have named the following persons as their representatives in Metso's Nomination
Board:

Lars Förberg, Managing Partner (Cevian Capital);
Kari Järvinen, Managing Director (Solidium Oy);
Harri Sailas, President and CEO (Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company);
and
Matti Vuoria, President and CEO (Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company).



Jukka Viinanen, Chairman of Metso's Board of Directors, will serve as the
Nomination Board's expert member.

Metso's Nomination Board, established by the Annual General Meeting, will
prepare proposals on the members of the Board of Directors and their
remuneration.

Metso is a global supplier of technology and services to customers in the
process industries, including mining, construction, pulp and paper, power, and
oil and gas. Our 30,000 professionals based in over 50 countries contribute to
sustainability and deliver profitability to customers worldwide. Metso's shares
are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd.

www.metso.com, www.twitter.com/metsogroup



Further information, please contact:

Aleksanteri Lebedeff, SVP, General Counsel, Metso Corporation, tel
+358 20484 3240

Juha Rouhiainen, VP, Investor Relations, Metso Corporation, tel +358 20484 3253







Metso Corporation



Harri Nikunen

CFO



Juha Rouhiainen

VP, Investor Relations



Distribution:

NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd

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