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Fortrent’s chief executive officer and board members

  • Grigory Grif
    Grigory Grif CEO of Fortrent LLC since 2013

    Born 1965, Russian citizen
    Leningrad Polytechnic University, 1988

    Primary work experience:
    Country Manager, Ramirent Russia and Ukraine since 2009
    Dynapac Russia, 1993-1998
    Managing Director of NCC Industry  Russia, 1998 – 2003
    Managing Director of Altima and Ramirent Machinery in St-Petersburg. 2003 -2009

  • Anton Artemyev
    Anton Artemyev Chairman of the Board, Fortrent Oy since 2013

    Board member in RBI Holding Ab
    Born 1960, Russian and Swedish citizen

    Primary work experience:
    Senior Vice-President responsible for Eastern Europe, Member of Group Executive Committee, Carlsberg Group, 2008 – Dec 2011
    President, Baltika Breweries, Jan 2005 – Dec 2011
    Executive Vice-President, Baltic Beverages Holding AB, 2000-2005
    Project Manager, Partner, Principal, Bossard Consultants/CAP Gemini, 1992-2000

  • Tatu Hauhio
    Tatu Hauhio Head of Business and Operational Development, Cramo Group since 2020

    Member of the Group management team since 2006
    Born 1970, Finnish citizen
    M.Sc. (Econ)

    Primary work experience:
    EVP, Finland and Eastern Europe, Cramo Group 2013–2020
    Managing Director, Cramo Finland, 2006–2019
    Director for Project Rental and Foreign operations, RK Group 2004–2005
    Business Development Director, Suomen Projektivuokraus Oy 2003
    IT consultancy, quality and risk management positions, Capgemini Oy 1997–2002

  • Erik Bengtsson
    Erik Bengtsson CEO, RAMIRENT, SINCE 2020

    Born in 1969, Swedish citizen, M.Sc. (Industrial Engineering)

    Primary work experience:
    EVP Sweden, Group fleet and sourcing 2018 -2019
    Co-founder of Pricise, 2017– 2018
    CEO, Centro kakel och klinker AB, 2016–2016;
    Various managerial positions within the Cramo Group between 2005–2015;
    Sales Manager, Toyota Material Handling (BT Svenska) 2001−2005;
    Production Engineer and Field Sales, Parker Hannifin 1995−2001.

  • Olli Pohjanvirta
    Olli Pohjanvirta CEO Russian Capital Management oy since 2009

    Born 1967 Finnish citizen
    LLM, Helsinki University
    Chairman Of the board in Nurminen Logictics Plc, Oplax O and board member in several companies

    Primary Work Experience:
    CEO  Nurminen Logistics Plc 2012-2014,
    Partner Hannes Snellman Attorneys 2006-2009,
    founder and Partner ETL Law Offices oy 1993-2006

  • Lauri Veijalainen
    Lauri Veijalainen CEO East Office Of Finnish Industries, as of 2019

    Born 1968, Finnish сitizen
    B.Sc.(Geog.), University of Helsinki
    MBA, Swedish School of Economics, Helsinki

    Primary work experience:
    CEO, 2016–2019, Stockmann Plc
    CFO, 2015–2016, Stockmann Plc
    Deputy Director, Real Estate 2014–2015, Stockmann Plc
    Development Director for the Group’s international operations 2010–2015, Stockmann Plc
    Chief Financial Officer IKEA Russia & CIS 2003–2010
    Administrative and Finance Director, Skanska, Moscow Russia 1998–2003

  • Thomas Zachariasson
    Thomas Zachariasson Senior Strategic Account Manager, Salesforce, as of 2019

    Born 1963, Swedish сitizen
    Stockholm School of Economics

    Primary work experience:
    Independent Management Consultant IP Soft, 2018–2019
    Advisor to Salesforce 2015–2018
    Swedbank, 2010–2015
    ERC (European Resolution Capital), 2009–2010
    Russian Real Estate Company, 2004–2008