Lea Rankinen M.Sc (Environmental Technology) has been appointed Sustainability, Communications and Public Affairs Business Unit Lead and a member of St1 Nordic Management Team. Lea will report to Group CEO Henrikki Talvitie.
Lea has extensive and solid experience for over 20 years in leading and developing sustainability strategies and initiatives together with stakeholder relations in various business areas in the retail, service sector and food industry. Her most recent position has been Director, Sustainability & Public Affairs at Paulig Group.
“At the core of St1's value chain sustainability work is the impact that our operations have on the society, environment, and people around us. The ambitious work of our employees keeps transitioning our value chain constantly towards greater sustainability. I am very pleased to welcome Lea to join our working community driving energy transition and have her strong sustainability expertise to benefit the entire Group”, says Henrikki Talvitie, Group CEO.
“I am very excited about my new position at St1 Nordic, as the energy sector is playing a key role in the green transition. I also look forward to developing St1 value chain sustainability and stakeholder relations together with my new Game Changer colleagues and partners” says Lea Rankinen.
Lea will start at St1 Nordic Oy on the 1st of September.
CEO St1 Nordic Oy