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Change of Management at Meriaura Group

By 20.12.2018 No Comments

The Board of Directors of Meriaura Group has appointed Master Mariner Ville Koskinen, 39, Managing Director of VG-Shipping Ltd. Ville Koskinen has been working at VG-Shipping since 2003, most recently as the Director of Ship Management. Ville Koskinen is in charge of the over all ship management at VG-Shipping.

The Board of Directors of Meriaura Group has appointed Bengt-Erik Rosin, 53, (M.Sc., Agronomics, BEc.) Managing Director of Meriaura Ltd. Bengt-Erik Rosin has worked at Meriaura since 2014, as the Vice Managing Director and in charge of chartering and operations of the Meriaura fleet.

The Board has considered that addressing the future challenges and responding to them needs focusing on developing customer relationships, cooperation networks and business models. “We want to develop our business in our traditional business areas with a strong customer-orientation. The newly appointed Managing Directors have showed long term loyalty for the company and know our business and customers well. We believe they are the right persons for leading the companies towards these goals”, says Jussi Mälkiä, Chairman of the Board of Meriaura Group. The new managing directors will start at their new positions on 1 January 2019.

The Board of Directors of Meriaura Group and Elisa Mikkolainen have decided in mutual understanding that Elisa Mikkolainen will discontinue her duties as Managing Director. Elisa Mikkolainen has worked with developing the company’s internal service and operational processes to further improve efficiency and quality. The company thanks Elisa Mikkolainen for her work done for the company.