Paptic Ltd announces new appointments to the Board of Directors

ESPOO; 8 April 2021) Paptic Ltd announced today the appointment of Kalle Tanhuanpää, Senior Advisor and Petri Rolig, Director at Sako Ltd, to the Paptic Ltd Board of Directors.

“As we are looking for strong global growth and building an enduring company, I couldn’t be more excited to have Kalle and Petri to join our experienced Board of Directors,” said Tuomas Mustonen, CEO and Co-Founder of Paptic Ltc. “Their expertise across global packaging industry, retail, and customer experience will accelerate our drive to develop our business and innovate new solutions in a way that’s relevant to our customers and inspiring to brands.”

The other continuing Paptic Ltd Board of Directors members include Mr. Pertti Nupponen, Angel investor and Board professional and Mrs. Hanna Liiri, Managing Partner and Board Member of Besodos Investors Oy. Mr. Esa Torniainen, Co-Founder and Chief Business Development Officer, Paptic Ltd, is the company representative in the Board of Directors.

Kalle Tanhuanpää (b. 1952), B.Sc. (Econ.), has had a career of over 30 years in the international food and packaging industry and has solid experience from B2C and B2B businesses. Kalle has been in several top management positions at Huhtamäki Oy in Europe and North America. He has been the CEO of Suominen Oyj and Vaasan Oy. Currently, Kalle acts as a Senior Advisor with several board positions and is an active investor. He first got involved with bio-based packaging materials already in 2003.

Petri Rolig (b. 1963), M. Sc. (Tech.), is an experienced packaging industry executive. During his extensive career, Petri has held several management, development, and production positions at Stora Enso, Huhtamäki and Suominen and has done co-operation with the world’s leading brands and retailers. He has been a board member in numerous associations, organizations, and companies.

Additional information:
Tuomas Mustonen, CEO and Co-Founder
tel. +358 50 598 7516

Paptic Ltd is a high-growth company established in 2015 with headquarters in Espoo, Finland. The company has developed Paptic®, a fibre-based and recyclable material to replace plastics in packaging. The material has been available on an industrial scale since 2018. Today Paptic is a company with close to 30 professionals, and Paptic® materials are delivered to over 40 countries.