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Changes in Lassila & Tikanoja’s Group Executive Board

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Lassila & Tikanoja plc
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30 July 2021 at 8:00 a.m.

Changes in Lassila & Tikanoja’s Group Executive Board

Senior Vice President, Facility Services Finland at Lassila & Tikanoja, Tuomas Mäkipeska, has resigned and will continue his career outside Lassila & Tikanoja.

Antti Niitynpää (EMBA) has been appointed Senior Vice President, Facility Services Finland and a member of the Group Executive Board effective 30 July 2021 onwards. Currently, Niitynpää is Business Director, Cleaning Services, which is the largest service branch of Lassila & Tikanoja Facility Services Finland. At Lassila & Tikanoja, Niitynpää has previously held the position of Business Director in the Property Maintenance service branch and the position of Regional Director. He has also worked as Regional Director at ISS Finland, for example.

Niitynpää has a strong background in building profitable growth. He has successfully renewed the organisation, management and modes of operation of the Cleaning service branch. Customer satisfaction, quality and personnel satisfaction have all been taken to the next level during Niitynpää’s time in the service branch.

“I would like to thank Tuomas for his excellent work in building and renewing Lassila & Tikanoja in his various different roles in the span of nearly ten years. I wish Tuomas the best of luck and success for the new challenges ahead. It is with great pleasure that I get to welcome Antti as part of our Group Executive Board where his extensive Facility Services experience will prove invaluable. Antti has played a big role in implementing our Facility Services division’s strategy and building profitable growth. This work will continue in days to come as well”, says Eero Hautaniemi, President and CEO at Lassila & Tikanoja.

Tuomas Mäkipeska will serve as an Executive Board advisor at Lassila & Tikanoja for the transitional period.

Antti Niitynpää’s photo and résumé are available at the company website:


Eero Hautaniemi
President and CEO

For additional information, please contact:
Eero Hautaniemi, President and CEO, tel. +358 10 636 2810

Lassila & Tikanoja is a service company that makes circular economy a reality. Together with our customers, we keep materials, properties and factories in productive use for as long as possible and we enhance the use of raw materials and energy. We help our customers maintain the value of their properties and materials while protecting the environment. We achieve this by delivering responsible and sustainable service solutions that make the daily lives of our customers easier. With operations in Finland, Sweden and Russia, L&T employs 8,100 people. Net sales in 2020 amounted to EUR 751.9 million. L&T is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.

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