President and CEO

The President and CEO conducts the group’s business and manages the Company operations in accordance with the Limited Liability Companies Act and the instructions and guidelines provided by the Board of Directors. The President and CEO is responsible for informing the Board of Directors regarding the development of the Company’s business and financial situation. The President and CEO prepares the Company´s strategy and objectives for the Board of Directors. The President and CEO is also responsible for implementing the approved strategy and plans. The President and CEO is liable for ensuring the legal compliance of the Company’s bookkeeping and for arranging reliable asset management. The President and CEO is elected by the Board of Directors.

Hille Korhonen, Lic. Sc. (Tech) has been working as the Company’s President and CEO since June 1, 2017.

Nokian Tyres holdings and options holdings of the President and CEO and controlled corporations, December 31, 2018


Number of shares

Stock options


Hille Korhonen, President & CEO





President and CEO

Hille Korhonen

Hille Korhonen
History in the company

Member of the Board 2006–04/2017 and President and CEO since 06/2017.

Year of Birth



Licentiate of Science (Technology)


President and CEO

Key experience

2013–5/2017 President and CEO, Alko Oy
2008–2012 Vice President, Operations, Fiskars Corporation
2003–2007 Group Director, Operations, Iittala Group
1996–2003 Management duties for logistics, Nokia Corporation
1993–1996 Manager, Logistics and Marketing Development, Outokumpu Copper Plc

Positions of trust

Member of the Board: Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company