"LIST OF FINNISH PARTICIPANTS"
PROFILES OF THE FINNISH PARTICIPANTS Bulgarian–Finnish Business Forum, Radisson SAS Hotel Sofia, 3 September 2007 Company/ Representative Activities Desired partner’s profile Agil Eight OY ICT – software Would like to meet several medium-sized software Mr. Jyri Pyrrö – CEO The company has about 50 software developers in Finland developing companies. Agil Eight Hungary Kft and Hungary and works with top class Finnish Mr. Timo Pohjalainen – Director telecommunications companies. www.agileight.com Dynea Austria GmbH Chemicals / Adhesives Ministry of Finance; relevant counterparts to discuss Mr. Sylvester Schiegl – Vice President Dynea is a global leader in providing high performance investment incentives for foreign investors CEE adhesion and surfacing solutions. Ministry of Environment; environmental requirements Mr. Olli Konttinen – General for the Chemical Industry Manager, Dynea Ukraine Ltd. Chemicals end-user or dealer. www.dynea.fi One of the main products is chemicals for manufacturing of pulp and paper products; therefore, Dynea would like to meet large producers of pulp and paper products(for example, Svilosa AD), adhesive resin producers, construction companies and furniture producers. Eltel Networks Corporation Electricity and Telecommunications Networks Technical Directors of all three mobile phone operators Mr. Tuomo Rönkkö – CEO and BTC; representatives from Electrorazpredelenie www.eltelnetworks.com Sofia EAD and Electrorazpredelenie Sofia Oblast EAD; Main network engineering and construction companies. E.ON Bulgaria, Manfred Paasch, Chairman of the Board of Management, CEZ Bulgaria EAD; Lubos Pavlas, Country Manager, Telelink Bulgaria. Fortum Oyj Energy Sofia Municipality, General Boyko Borissov, Mayor Mr. Risto Riekko – President Fortum is a leading power and heat company in the Nordic Would like to meet power plants and district heating Mr. Seppo Aho – Vice President countries and around the Baltic Rim. companies, preferably Sofia district heating – Mr. Per Nykund – Project Manager Toplofikacia Sofia. www.fortum.fi 1 Indufor Oy (tbc) Forestry Forestry companies. Ms. Anna-Leena Simula – Senior Indufor provides leading services in forest industry know- Forestry Consultant how and forest management, nature conservation, and www.indufor.fi environmental management in Finland and worldwide. Indufor provides its clients the range of expertise needed for sustainable forest management and forest conservation. Lappset Group (tbc) Play, sports and park equipment Ms. Elise Helenius – Area Director www.lapset.com Mantsinen Oy Engineering Distributors of industrial machines, port authorities and Mr. Seppo Aalto – Area Sales stevedoring companies, forest industry, railway terminals. Director www.mantsinen.com Nokia Corporation ICT Minister of Transport and Communications Mr. Esa Kaunistola – Director, ICT Policy www.nokia.com Nordic Investment Bank International financial institution – finances infrastructure Ministry of Economics and Energy, Ms. Marjo Harri – Senior Manager development and investments. Ministry of Transport and Communications, www.nib.int Ministry of Regional Development and Public Works, Ministry of Finance. OMX Group (tbc) Finance Mr. Henri Bergström – Senior Vice OMX is a world leading partner for more efficient President securities transactions. www.omxgroup.com Patria Oyj State owned company that produces military and defense Deputy Minister of Defense Mr. Simeon Nikolov OR Mr. Wolf Hassulf – Vice President, equipment. director for Offiset Programs Mr. Ivan Kosev, Marketing & Sales Ministry of Defense Mr. Venislav Tzanov, Director www.patria.com Procurement and Management Directorate Ministry of Economy and Energy, Mr. Ivan Zherkov, Director Directorate “Offset programs” 2 Ruukki Construction Manufacturing of steel products and metal constructions Large construction companies and designing company of Mr. Sakari Tamminen non-residential buildings. www.ruukki.com SP Transit Poland Logistics and transportation Large foreign logistics and freight forwarding companies Mr. Arkadiusz Prejna – Managing SP Transit, which is part of the largest Finnish-owned as well as local logistics companies. Director logistics company, Pohjolan Liikenne, focuses on the Focus on local logistics companies. SP Transit Hungary Eastern European and Russian markets. SP Transit has Ms. Piroska Rabi – Business more than 500 transportation units, full range of logistic Development Manager services, modern warehousing facilities all over Eastern www.sptransit.com Europe and daily connections to all major destinations in the region. UPM-Kymmene Forest Industry Forestry companies, pulp and paper producers. Mr. Yrjö-Pekka Rautalahti – Director UPM is one of the world’s leading forest products groups. www.upm-kymmene.com UPM's businesses focus on magazine papers, newsprint, fine and speciality papers, wood products, self-adhesive label materials and RFID tags. Veisto Oy Saw machine manufacturing Saw machine end-users and forestry companies. Mr. Markku Koivisto – Sales Director Veisto is one of the leading manufacturers and suppliers of www.veisto.com high production saw machines with a total revenue of 27,2 million EUR in 2004 and a total of 185 employees. Visy Oy Visy is an innovative IT company specializing in access and Logistics companies and ports and terminal operators, Mr. Peter Westerholm - VP area control solutions for ports and terminals, customs custom and port authorities, management. Marketing and Sales agencies and border crossings, and access controlled www.visy.fi facilities. 3