Seppo Felix Paavola - Chairman, Board of Directors

Seppo Paavola

Year of birth: 1962
Education: Agrologist (secondary school graduate)
Main occupation: Farmer
Relevant work experience: Farm advisor, Rural Centre of Central Ostrobothnia 1991- 1996, Agricultural entrepreneur 1996 -
Member of the Board: since 2012
Current key positions of trust: Supervisory Board of Itikka Co-operative, Member 2000–, Deputy Chair 2008–2011 and Chairman 2012–; Board of Directors of Perhonjokilaakso Co-operative Bank (former Kaustinen Co-operative Bank), Chair 2002–; Board of Directors of Pellervo Confederation of Finnish Co-operatives, Member 2012– 
Past key positions of trust: Supervisory Board of Atria Plc, Member 2006-2009 and Deputy Chair 2009-2012; Co-operative Advisory Committee of Pellervo Confederation, Member 2012-2017
Independence: Dependent of the company and significant shareholders
Share-based rights in the company: None
Shareholding on 31 December 2018: 4,400
Attendance in meetings: 13/13