Esa Lager

  • Member of the Board since 2014, Chairman of the Audit Committee
  • Date of birth: 1959
  • LLM, MSc (Econ)

Principal working experience

  • Outokumpu Group: Deputy CEO 2011–2013
  • Outokumpu Group: CFO 2005–2013
  • Outokumpu Group: Director, Financing and Administration 2001–2004
  • Outokumpu Group: Director, Financing 1995–2000
  • Outokumpu Group: Vice President 1991–1994
  • Kansallis-Osake-Pankki: Various expert and managerial positions (Head Office foreign operations and London branch)  1984–1990

Principal positions of trust

  • Stockmann Plc: Member of the Board 2017–
  • Ilkka-Yhtymä Oyj: Member of the Board, 2011–, Vice-Chairman of the Board 2014–
  • SATO Oyj: Vice-Chairman of the Board, Member of the Board 2014-2015, Chairman of the Board 2015–
  • GRK Infra Oy: Member of the Board 2020–

Finnish citizen
Independent of the company but not independent of its significant shareholder