Board of Directors

Chair of the Board

Anu Ahola
Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Meyer Group

Anu Ahola, M.Sc. Engineering, MBA, Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy at Meyer Group. She has been a member of the Board since 2020 and Chair starting 2024. Before joining Meyer, Anu worked +15 years at UPM leading various business line, strategy, and energy organizations. She has also held several positions at Jaakko Pöyry Consulting and Nokia Mobile Phones. She is a Finnish citizen living in Finland, born in 1965.

 

Members of the Board

Karen Scrivener
Professor and Director of the Laboratory of Construction Materials, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne

Karen Scrivener, PhD in Materials Science from Imperial College London, in the United Kingdom, has been Professor and Director of the Laboratory of Construction Materials in the Department of Materials of EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne) for the last 20 years. Karen Scrivener has been a member of Peikko’s Board since 2022. She is a Fellow of the UK Royal Academy of Engineering and the author of over 200 journal papers. Her research focusses on the understanding the chemistry and microstructure of cement based materials and improving their sustainability. Karen Scrivener is an English citizen living in Switzerland, born in 1958.

Liina Chung-Jukko
M.Sc. Theoretical Physics

Liina Chung-Jukko, M.Sc. Theoretical Physics, is a PhD student in theoretical cosmology at King's College London, in the United Kingdom. Her research focuses on studying dark matter using numerical simulations. Liina Chung-Jukko has been a member of Peikko’s Board since 2022. She is a Finnish citizen living in the United Kingdom, born in 1998.

Teppo Voutilainen
Vice President, Strategy, Transformation, Marketing, Europe Area, KONE Corporation

Teppo Voutilainen, M.Sc. Industrial Engineering and Management, is the Chief Executive Officer of Elematic Oyj and a member of Peikko's Board since 2022. Elematic is the leading supplier of precast concrete technology worldwide, known for its cutting edge hollow-core innovations, also extending to walls, foundations and frames, molds and other flooring solutions. The solutions cover individual machines, complete turnkey production lines, automation and software innovations, and comprehensive maintenance services. Teppo Voutilainen has strong know-how of the construction business and of the Asia market, having lived in Asia for 15 years and having worked for KONE Corporation for 14 years. Teppo Voutilainen is a Finnish citizen living in Finland, born in 1982.

Philippe Jost
Regional Manager Asia/Pacific, Sika Group

Philippe Jost, M.Sc. Civil Engineering, MBA, is Regional Manager Asia/Pacific, at Sika Group (www.sika.com). Philippe Jost has been a member of Peikko’s Board since 2015 and Chair of the Board 2021-2023. Over the years he held a number of positions at SIKA, located not only in company’s headquarters in Switzerland, but also in Italy and the USA. Philippe Jost is a Luxembourg citizen living in Switzerland, born in 1971.

Morten Ørnstrand-Søborg
Managing Director, Knauf Denmark

Morten Ørnstrand-Søborg, with degrees both in mechanical engineering and business administration, is the Managing Director, Knauf Denmark (www.knauf.com) and Peikko’s Board member since 2018. Prior to Knauf, he used to hold various commercial positions at Martin Professional A/S, Limo Labels A/S, Jokan A/S, and Grundfos Management A/S. Morten Ørnstrand‑Søborg is a Danish citizen living in Denmark, born in 1971.