Silmäasema Oyj: Changes to Silmäasema’s Management Team

08.04.2020 klo 09:00 Silmäasema Oyj: Changes to Silmäasema’s Management Team

Silmäasema Oyj: Changes to Silmäasema’s Management Team

Silmäasema Oyj
Stock Exchange Release - Changes board/management/auditors
8 April 2020 at 9:00 a.m. EEST

Silmäasema’s Management Team is decreasing by two members as Chief Information Officer Mika Holsti and Sales Director Jyrki Alamäki are leaving the company on their own will.

”Mika has led the renewal of Silmäasema operating models and information systems with an ambitious mindset, and Jyrki has managed to create an excellent spirit and culture of customer service within the store network. I thank Mika and Jyrki for the great job they have done and wish them all the best for the future,” says Silmäasema’s CEO Teppo Lindén.      

Silmäasema Management Team as of 8 April 2020:
Teppo Lindén, CEO
Jari-Pekka Kelhä, CEO, Silmäasema Optiikka Oy
Sirkkaliisa Kulmala, HR Director
Tapani Kyrki, Business Director
Sari Nordblad, CFO
Ulla Näpänkangas, CEO, Silmäasema Sairaala Oy
Anne Rantanen, Head of Marketing
Roope Sihvola, Chief Medical Officer 


For further information, please contact:
CEO Teppo Lindén, tel. +358 400 684 119
Head of Communications and Investor Relations, Niina Streng, tel. +358 50 322 5195

Silmäasema is a Finnish company, which offers all products and services for optical retail and eye healthcare nationwide. Silmäasema is the largest private eye clinic provider offering eye surgeries and the second largest optical retail chain in Finland. The Silmäasema chain has nearly 150 stores and 13 eye clinics in Finland as well as eight stores in Estonia. The Silmäasema chain employs approximately 1,000 eye healthcare professionals. The Silmäasema Group’s net sales were EUR 131.1 million in 2019 and adjusted EBITDA was EUR 21.5 million.