Sakari Ahdekivi has been appointed chief financial officer and member of the executive management team at Ahlstrom. He will join the company on February 1, 2014. Prior to Ahlstrom, Ahdekivi was managing director at Tamro Finland and Baltics. He has also held CFO positions at Tamro, YIT and Huhtamäki, and various financial controlling positions at ABB. Current CFO Seppo Parvi, also executive vice president, food and medical business area, will leave Ahlstrom at the end of January 2014.