Manner´s Board of Directors has, at its meeting on 10 February, 2017, appointed Mikko Lietzen, 38, as the company's new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) starting from 3 April, 2017. The current CEO Tapio Manner will continue in the company as a Chairman of the Board and support Mikko in future in developing the company.
Mikko Lietzen has a Bachelor´s degree in Mechanical engineering from Turku University of Applied Sciences and an eMBA from Turku School of Economics. He has made his career mostly in the business involved with construction equipment.
Mikko has over ten years' work experience of sales, developing of sales and management as a CEO of Iloxair and Country Manager of Grohe. Earlier he was also the Sales Manager, Product Manager and Manager of R&D for Halton. Prior to undertaking his new position at Manner, Mikko was working at Iloxair.