Paper and Forest Products
Company Overview of Metsä Group
Metsä Group, together with its subsidiaries, provides tissue and cooking papers, fresh forest fiber paperboards, pulp, wood products, and wood supply and forest services. It operates in five segments: Wood Supply and Forest Services, Wood Products Industry, Pulp Industry, Paperboard and Paper Industry, and Tissue and Cooking Papers. The company offers wood and forest energy services; wood products for construction, industry, and distributor partners; and bleached softwood and birch pulp under the Botnia brand for the production of tissue papers, magazine, and specialty papers and packaging boards. It also provides folding boxboards and forest fiber linerboards for the consumer and retail pac...
Key Executives for Metsä Group
Deputy Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President
Group Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President of Strategy and Acting Chief Executive Officer of Metsatissue
Chief Executive Officer of Metsä Fibre Oy
Executive Vice President of Metsä Wood
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.
Metsä Group Key Developments
Metsaliitto Cooperative Inks EUR 75 Million Loan Agreement with the European Investment Bank
Jun 15 15
Metsaliitto Cooperative declared that it has entered into a EUR 75 million loan agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) to fund Metsa Fibre Corporation's Aanekoski bioproduct mill project. The 9-year loan liquidates with equal installments and will be submitted for backing by the EU budget guarantee under the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI).
Metsä Group Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015
May 7 15
Metsä Group reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported sales of EUR 1,255.1 million compared to EUR 1,254.3 million a year ago. Operating profit was EUR 117.8 million compared to EUR 69.7 million a year ago. Profit before income tax was EUR 106.1 million compared to EUR 37.2 million a year ago. Profit was EUR 88.6 million compared to EUR 31.8 million a year ago. Net cash flow arising from operating activities was EUR 35.4 million compared to net cash used in operating activities of EUR 82.2 million a year ago. Investments in tangible and intangible assets were of EUR 35.5 million compared to EUR 23.9 million a year ago.
Metsä Group Announces Executive Changes
May 4 15
Juha Laine has been appointed SVP, Communications of Metsä Group as of 4 May 2015. He reports to Metsä Group’s President and CEO Kari Jordan. Laine has since 2002 had several positions at Metsä Board and its predecessor company. Metsä Board is a part of Metsä Group. His latest position at Metsä Board was VP, Investor Relations and Communications which he held since 2008. Reeta Kaukiainen, Metsä Group’s former SVP, Communications since 2012, has decided to leave the company.
Similar Private Companies By Industry
Recent Private Companies Transactions