22 February 2023

Jan-Elof Cavander (MSc. Ind. Eng.) has been appointed Chief Financial Officer of Purmo Group Plc and a member of the Management team. He will join Purmo Group by 22nd of June 2023. Mr. Cavander will report to Chief Executive Officer John Peter Leesi and will be based in Helsinki, Finland.

Jan-Elof joins Purmo Group from Rapala VMC Corporation, listed on Nasdaq Helsinki, where he has operated as CFO since 2017. Jan-Elof has extensive experience of various positions in finance, including SVP Treasury and Finance, Corporate Planning & IT. He has been employed by Rapala since 2010.

“We are delighted to announce Jan-Elof as Chief Financial Officer of Purmo Group. Jan-Elof brings comprehensive financial knowledge and hands-on experience from a stock-listed environment. I would like to warmly welcome Jan-Elof to Purmo Group,” says John Peter Leesi, CEO of Purmo Group Plc.

“I am extremely excited to join Purmo Group, a leader in indoor climate comfort solutions. The company’s focus on energy efficiency, solution selling and the transformation journey provided very compelling reasons to join such a great company,” comments Jan-Elof Cavander.


For further information: 

John Peter Leesi, Chief Executive Officer, Purmo Group Plc

Katariina Kataja, Head of Investor Relations, Purmo Group Plc 

Tel. +358 40 527 1427