1/24/2007

Change in the Executive Management Board of the Orion Group as of 1 February 2007

The Board of Directors of Orion Corporation has decided to change the management organisation of the Orion Diagnostica business division to enhance the role of the Board of Directors of Orion Diagnostica Oy in the management and decision-making of the diagnostics business.

The arrangement means that Mr. Jaakko Rissanen, President of Orion Diagnostica Oy, will step out from the Executive Management Board of the Orion Group as of 1 February 2007, and that the diagnostics business is represented in the Executive Management Board by Jukka Viinanen, President and CEO of Orion Corporation and Chairman of the Board of Orion Diagnostica Oy.
 
 
 
Orion Corporation
 
 
 
Jukka Viinanen                                        Olli Huotari
President and CEO                                  Senior Vice President, Corporate Functions
 
 
 
 
 
Contact person:
Jukka Viinanen, President and CEO, phone +358 10 426 3710
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Distribution:
Helsinki Exchanges
Media
 
Publisher:
Orion Corporation
Orionintie 1A, 02200 Espoo
Homepage: www.orion.fi