Polttimo and Viking Malt Groups appoint Teemu Pohjola as Group CFO

Teemu Pohjola is appointed Group CFO of Polttimo and Viking Malt Groups effective 3rd of November 2020.

Previously Teemu Pohjola held the position of the CFO of Huhtamäki Fiber and Foodservice segment leading an international team of Finance professionals driving the business, growth and segments financial strategy and performance since 2017. Prior to that he has worked in international context for 15 years, holding several strategic & leadership finance positions in among others Fazer and Salcomp Groups.

“We are pleased to welcome Teemu to our leadership team,” said Kasper Madsen, CEO of Viking Malt Group. “His deep and extensive experience in leading the financial operations in an international context as well as driving the strategic initiatives will be very valuable for us. He will provide strong leadership and is an excellent addition to the team.”

“I am excited to join a company with a strong business model & and a proud history and look forward to working with the team to execute the strategy and vision of the company´s priorities”, says Teemu Pohjola.

As CFO, Teemu Pohjola will lead the finance organization across the Viking Malt operating countries and will be responsible for IT as well as accounting, treasury, financial planning, analysis and tax. He will hold the role as Secretary of the Boards of Polttimo, Viking Malt and Senson.

Teemu holds a Bachelor degree in Business Administration from Espoo-Vantaa Polytechnic and an Executive MBA from Hanken School of Economics. 


Additional information 

Pia Valve
VP HR & Communication
Viking Malt Oy

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