HELSINKI, Finland, March 26, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Metso Corporation's Board of Directors elected members of the Audit Committee and Remuneration and HR Committee from among its members at its assembly meeting.
The Board's Audit Committee consists of Eeva Sipilä (Chairman), Lars Josefsson and Nina Kopola.
The Board's Remuneration and HR Committee consists of Mikael Lilius (Chairman), Christer Gardell and Ozey K. Horton Jr.
Mr. Juha Lehtonen was invited to participate in the meetings of Metso's Board of Directors as the personnel representative elected by Metso's personnel groups in Finland. He will participate in the meetings of the Metso's Board of Directors as an invited expert, and his term of office is the same as the Board members' term.
Metso is a leading process performance provider, with customers in the mining, construction, and oil & gas industries. Our focus is on the continuous development of intelligent solutions that improve sustainability and profitability. Metso's shares are listed on the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. Metso employs around 16,000 professionals in 50 countries. Expect results.
Further information, please contact:
Aleksanteri Lebedeff, SVP, General Counsel, Metso Corporation, tel +358 20 484 3240
VP, Investor Relations
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd