PRESS RELEASE 3 Apr 2017
Juhana Litja appointed Director and Head of Operational Services, Management Consulting at Pöyry
Juhana Litja, 43, has been appointed as Director and Head of Operational Services Business Unit, Management Consulting Business Group at Pöyry. In his previous role at Pöyry, Juhana headed the Operational Services unit serving the paper, packaging and tissue sector. He will report to Martin à Porta, CEO and acting President of the Management Consulting Business Group.
"I am excited about this opportunity and looking forward to developing our Operational Services further," says Juhana Litja. “Our main goal is to support the clients in achieving their maximum performance. We bring together the broad capabilities of the exceptionally talented Pöyry people to offer technical and change management combined with leading edge digitalisation solutions."
"Juhana is a great example of the talented people at Pöyry who can take our client focus to the next level," says Martin à Porta, Pöyry’s CEO and acting President of the Management Consulting Business Group. "He has demonstrated great business development and leadership capabilities and I am confident that together with our strong team of experts he will offer our clients even better solutions and services to capture full value from available opportunities."
Pöyry’s Operational Services (previously Operational Excellence) help clients evaluate their operational processes, performance effectiveness and accelerate the pace of improvement without significant investment.
Martin à Porta
President and CEO, Pöyry PLC
Acting President of the Management Consulting Business Group
Tel: +41 44 355 55 25
Director, Head of Operational Services, Management Consulting Business Group
Tel: +358 40 545 1514
Did you know? Our clients have averaged 6-10% reduction in operating costs in over 200 Operational Services projects with us.
Pöyry is an international consulting and engineering company. We deliver smart solutions across power generation, transmission & distribution, forest industry, chemicals & biorefining, mining & metals, transportation and water. Pöyry's net sales in 2016 were EUR 530 million. The company's shares are quoted on Nasdaq Helsinki (POY1V). Approximately 5,500 experts. 40 countries. 130 offices