CEO and Management Group

The task of the managing director is to manage the HOK-Elanto operations in accordance with the law and regulations, as well as in accordance with the decisions and instructions of the administrative organs.

The task of the managerial group is to assist the managing director and the board, with a goal of co-ordinating and preparing the proposals to be presented to the board. These proposals include business strategies, goal levels, operational plans and budgets, as well as important investment and realisation projects of the co-operative.

HOK-Elanto's Management Group:

Veli-Matti Liimatainen, CEO
Juha Ilvonen, Planning Director, Deputy Managing Director
Tuomas Ahola, Director of Marketing  and  Communication
Jouko Heinonen, Division Director, Restaurant Division (until 1 August 2018)
Henriikka PuolanneDivision Director, Restaurant Division (from 1 August 2018 onwards)
Lassi Juntunen, Division Director, Prisma, Kodin Terra, ABC and online store
Kimmo Nikula, Division Director, Supermarket and Department Stores, Funeral and Legal Services
Jyrki Karjalainen, Real Estate Director
Antero Levänen, HR Director
Laura Oja, CFO