Glaston appoints senior vice president, Supply Chain

As Glaston puts more emphasis on its production and sourcing operations, it differentiates production, sourcing and delivery operations into a separate function within the machines segment, and has ap…

As Glaston puts more emphasis on its production and sourcing operations, it differentiates production, sourcing and delivery operations into a separate function within the machines segment, and has appointed Pekka Huuhka (53) as senior vice president, Supply Chain as of 1 August 2010. Pekka Huuhka will be a member of Glaston Corporation“s Executive Management Group and report to Arto Metsnen, president and CEO, Glaston Corporation. Pekka Huuhka will join Glaston from Oy SWOT Consulting Finland Ltd., were he has worked since 1998 as managing partner. Prior to that, he was general manager at Tamrock Proco“s Tampere plant 1997-1998 and President for Tamrock Region Europe 1993-1997. Topi Saarenhovi continues as SVP, Machines, concentrating on Technology and Product Management. He continues as a member of Glaston“s Executive Management Group reporting to Arto Metsnen.