VR-Yhtymä Oyj

Shareholder’s decision of VR-Group Plc 29 August 2023 – change in the composition of the Supervisory Board

29.8.2023 16:15:01 EEST | VR-Yhtymä Oyj | Changes board/management/auditors

VR-Group Plc, stock exchange release, 29 August 2023 at 4:15 p.m. EEST 

Shareholder’s decision of VR-Group Plc 29 August 2023 – change in the composition of the Supervisory Board 

The State of Finland, the sole shareholder of VR-Group Plc, has by decision of 29 August 2023 appointed Vilhelm Junnila (Finns Party) as a member and deputy chairman of VR Group's Supervisory Board, replacing the previously appointed Juho Eerola (Finns Party) who is leaving the Supervisory Board. The appointment is effective immediately.

VR Group's Supervisory Board will thus consist of the following members:  

Markku Eestilä (National Coalition Party) chairman, Vilhelm Junnila (Finns Party) deputy chairman, Aura Salla (National Coalition Party), Teemu Kinnari (National Coalition Party), Kaisa Garedew (Finns Party), Arto Luukkanen (Finns Party), Niina Malm (Social Democratic Party), Lauri Lyly (Social Democratic Party), Juha Viitala (Social Democratic Party), Tuomas Kettunen (Centre Party), Hanna Holopainen (The Greens) and Anna Mäkipää (Left Alliance). 


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More information:  

VR Group Media Desk, tel. +358 (0)29 434 7123 

About VR-Yhtymä Oyj

At VR, we promote responsible transport of the future. We are a passenger, logistics and maintenance service company owned by the Finnish state, and we increase the popularity of carbon-neutral rail and city traffic. We ensure smooth daily travel in Finland and Sweden and act as a pillar of support for industry in Finland’s logistics. In 2022, our customers made a total of 194.2 million journeys with us, and we transported 34.4 million tonnes of goods. Our net sales amounted to EUR 1,107.0 million and we employed approximately 9,000 top professionals. Further information: https://www.vrgroup.fi/en/    

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