New CFO Appointed We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mikko Viitala as CFO of Abloy Oy, effective August 3, 2015. In his new position Mikko will be in charge of Finance, Controlling, IT, M&A and Legal Affairs. He will be a member of the Abloy management team, reporting directly to Ilkka Kivisaari, President of Abloy Oy. Mikko holds a M.Sc. degree in Economics (Accounting) from Helsinki School of Economics. He has 15 years of business experience in financial and management accounting. Mikko has held senior management positions since 2006 both in corporate and Division level in Finland and in Central and Eastern Europe (located in Bratislava), most recently as Group CFO for Moventas Group. Mikko’s previous employers are Rautaruukki Oyj , Perlos and Instrumentarium . Finance Director roles in these companies provide him a strong track record in industrial / manufacturing field.