The President of the Republic of Finland has today conferred the highest industrial honorary title on Wärtsilä’s President and CEO, Jaakko Eskola. The title is the highest that can be granted to an industry leader in Finland.
Jaakko Eskola has held his current position since 2015, having worked in Wärtsilä since 1998. His previous positions in Wärtsilä include Senior Executive Vice President and Deputy to the CEO in 2013-2015; President, Marine Solutions, 2006-2015; Vice President, Power Plants Sales & Marketing, 2005-2006; Wärtsilä Development & Financial Services Oy, President, 1998-2005.
Eskola is Member of the Board of the Federation of Finnish Technology Industries. In 2008-2011 he held the position of President, European Marine Equipment Council (EMEC).
Date: Dec 4, 2017