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Fortrent’s chief executive officer and board members

  • Grigory Grif
    Grigory Grif The CEO of Fortrent LLC since 7 March 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

    Member of Boards of Directors in Lenta Ltd, RBI Holding, HTT BWH Holding Oy
    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 Executive Vice President, Eastern Europe, Cramo Group since 2013

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

    Primary work experience:
    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, Gap Gemini Oy 1997-2002

  • Jonas Söderkvist
    Jonas Söderkvist Executive Vice President, Group Business Development as of 1 September 2018 and interim CFO as of 9 October, 2018, Ramirent Group

    Born 1978, Swedish citizen
    M.Sc. (Eng.), M.Sc. (Econ.)

    Primary work experience:
    Executive Vice President of Sweden and Denmark, 2016-2018, Ramirent Group
    CFO and EVP of Corporate Functions, 2009-2015, Ramirent Group

  • 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 Oy, Pulseon Oy, 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 Stockmann plc

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

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

    Other positions of trust:
    East Office of Finnish Industries, Board Member 2018-
    Finnish Commerce Federation, Board Member 2017-
    Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce, Member 2017-

  • Thomas Zachariasson
    Thomas Zachariasson Advisor to Salesforce 2015 –

    Born 1963, Swedish сitizen
    Stockholm School of Economics

    Primary work experience:
    ERC (European Resolution Capital), 2009-2010
    Russian Real Estate Company, 2004-2008
    CFI Group, 2000-2004
    A T Kearney, 1997-2000
    Tetra Pak 1986-1996