Fiskars CFO to leave

Fiskars Corporation       Stock Exchange Release    May 12, 2014 

Fiskars and the Group’s CFO Ilkka Pitkänen have agreed that he is leaving his position as of today.

The overseeing of the company’s financial operations will be as an interim solution taken on by the head of the Group’s finance function, Jyri Virrantuomi.

Further information:
Anu Ilvonen, Communications Director, tel. +358 204 39 5446

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Established in 1649 as an ironworks in a small Finnish village, Fiskars has grown to be a leading global supplier of consumer products for the home, garden and outdoors. Available in more than 60 countries, Fiskars products solve everyday problems, making daily home, garden and outdoor projects easier and more enjoyable through their superior performance and design. Fiskars is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki, and in 2013 the company’s net sales were 799 million euro. The group’s key international brands are Fiskars, Iittala and Gerber.