Timo Lappalainen

M.Sc. (Eng)
b. 1962
President and CEO of Orion Corporation,
Chairman of the Executive Management Board, as of 1 January 2008

Career in Orion:
2008- President and CEO, Orion Corporation
2005-2007 Senior Vice President, Proprietary Products and Animal Health, Orion Corporation
2003-2005 Executive Vice President, Orion Pharma
1999-2003 Senior Vice President, Business Development, Human Pharmaceuticals, Orion Pharma

Earlier career:
1994-1999 Leiras Oy, Vice President, International Marketing and Business Development
1989-1993 Finvest Ltd., Vice President, Business Development and General Manager of Finvest’s German subsidiary
1987-1988 Arthur Andersen & Co. (Chicago, USA), Consultant

Current key positions of trust
Member of the Board of Directors: The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy ETLA 2017-, The Finnish Business and Policy Forum EVA 2017-, Kemira Oyj 2014-, Chemical Industry Federation of Finland 2008-, Finnish Foundation for Cardiovascular Research 2010-

Member of the Supervisory Board: The Finnish Fair Corporation 2009-

In addition, Timo Lappalainen is a member of the Council of the Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce.

Former key positions of trust
Chairman of the Board of Directors: Chemical Industry Federation of Finland 2015-2016

Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors: Chemical Industry Federation of Finland EK 2013-2014 and 2017-2018

Member of the Board of Directors: Vaisala Oyj 2011-2014, Confederation of Finnish Industries, EK 2015-2016, ICC Finland 2014