Changes in the Company's Management
On March 1, 2019 Mr. Klaus Mäntysaari, Senior Vice President, Connectivity Solutions of Bittium Corporation, a member of Bittium Management Group, decided to leave to another company. Mr. Mäntysaari has been working for Bittium since 2004 in several positions in the wireless services business. He continued at Bittium until April 30, 2019. Temporarily Mr. Hannu Huttunen, CEO of the company, was leading the Connectivity Solutions business.
On September 5, 2019 Mr. Tommi Kangas (48) was appointed as Senior Vice President, Connectivity Solutions product and services area at Bittium Corporation and as a member of the Bittium Corporation´s Management Group, effective immediately. Previously at Bittium, he has been responsible for Connectivity Solutions product and services area´s significant key customers as well as worked in several management positions in telecom business and sales. Mr. Kangas reports to Mr. Hannu Huttunen, CEO of Bittium Corporation. As of September 5, 2019 Bittium management group consists of following persons: Mr. Hannu Huttunen, CEO (chairman); Mr. Pekka Kunnari, CFO; Mr. Kari Jokela, CLO; Ms. Karoliina Fyrstén, Director, Corporate Communications and Marketing; Mr. Sammy Loitto, Senior Vice President Sales, and heads of product and service areas: Mr. Jari Sankala, Senior Vice President, Defense and Security; Connectivity Solutions; Mr. Arto Pietilä, Senior Vice President, Medical Technologies; Mr. Tommi Kangas, Senior Vice President, Connectivity Solutions; and Mr. Jari-Pekka Innanen, Vice President, Engineering.