Kari Kohonen was named group controller effective January 1, 2010. Mr. Kohonen is currently vice president, internal audit and has been with Ahlstrom since 1980 serving in various financial positions.
Kari Suominen was named chief information officer. Mr. Suominen joins Ahlstrom from Konecranses, where he had been working since 2002 in various senior management positions. His last position was as director of manufacturing operations.