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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Harri Suutari

58 2013 Independent Chairman of the Board

Kai Telanne

52 2005 President, Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Group Executive Team

Petri Niemisvirta

47 2011 Independent Deputy Chairman of the Board

Juha Nuutinen

44 2012 Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Group Executive Team

Virpi Juvonen

53 2013 Senior Vice President, Human Resources; Member of the Group Executive Team

Kari Juutilainen

60 2012 Senior Vice President, Alma Regions; Member of the Group Executive Team

Kari Kivela

57 2005 Senior Vice President, Publisher of Alma News & Life, Member of the Group Executive Team

Elina Kukkonen

47 2017 Senior Vice President, Communications and Brand; Member of the Group Executive Team

Raimo Makila

58 1999 Senior Vice President, Head of Alma Markets; Member of the Group Executive Team

Mikko Korttila

54 2007 General Counsel, Legal Affairs, Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Development, Secretary to the Board of Directors; Member of the Group Executive Team

Santtu Elsinen

44 2016 Chief Digital Officer, Member of the Group Executive Team

Tiina Jarvilehto

46 2017 Director of Alma Media Solutions, Member of the Group Executive Team

Juha-Petri Loimovuori

52 2006 Managing Director of Alma Talent Oy, Member of the Group Executive Team

Matti Korkiatupa

62 2016 Director

Esa Lager

58 2013 Director

Mitti Storckovius

45 2016 Independent Director

Catharina von Stackelberg-Hammaren

46 2009 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Harri Suutari

Mr. Harri Suutari has served as Independent Chairman of the Board of Directors at Alma Media Oyj since March 14, 2013. He has been Independent Member of the Company's Board since 2005. He is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Componenta Corporation. Between 2002 and 2005 and from 2008 until 2012, he was President and CEO at the PKC Group, where he was also Chairman of the Board (2005-2008) and Vice Chairman of the Board (2012-2013). From 1994 until 2000, he was President and CEO of Ponsse Oyj. Previously, between 1984 and 1996, he served as President of Kajaani Automatiikka Oy. He was Member of the Board of Directors at Sunit Oy between 2008 and 2011, Ponsse Oyj from 1994 until 2001. He has been Member of the Board at The Federation of Finnish Technology Industries since 2014, and Oy M-Filter Ab since 2010. He was also Chairman of the Board of Tulikivi Oyj (2013-2015), Componenta Oyj (2012-2015) and Metsanhoitoyhdistys Kainuu Ry (2012-2015). Mr. Suutari is Engineer.

Kai Telanne

Mr. Kai Telanne has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj since April 1, 2005. He previously held various positions within Kustannus Oy Aamulehti, including Research Manager from 1990 until 1991, Sales Manager from 1991 to 1993, Marketing Manager from 1993 to 1996, Marketing Director from 1999 to 2000, Deputy Managing Director from 2000 to 2001 and Managing Director from 2001 to 2005. He was also Managing Director of Kustannus Oy Otsikko from 2000 until 2005. Between 1996 and 1999, he also acted as Marketing Director for Suomen Paikallissanomat Oy. Prior to this, between 1989 and 1990, he was Product Manager at Nokia Paperi Oy. He is Chairman of Talentum Corporation and Board Member at Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, Teleste Corporation and Altia Plc. Mr. Telanne holds a Master of Science degree in Economics.

Petri Niemisvirta

Mr. Petri Kalervo Niemisvirta has served as Independent Deputy Chairman of the Board of Directors at Alma Media Oyj since March 17, 2011. He is Managing Director of Mandatum Life Insurance Company Limited and Member of the Executive Committee of Sampo plc. Between 2007 and 2010, he was Chairman of Executive Committee at Federation of Finnish Financial Services. He was Member of the Board of Federation of Finnish Financial Services in 2009 and of Silta Oy in 2008. He was also Managing Director of Evli Life Ltd (2000-2001), Prouct Manager (unit linked insurance) at Sampo Life Insurance Company Limited (1999-2000) and Life Insurance Sales Manager at Kaleva Mutual Insurance Company/Sampo Life Insurance Company Limited (1995-1999). He has been Chairman of the Board of Kaleva Mutual Insurance Company since 2014 (Board Member since 2013), Member of the Board of Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company since 2014, Chairman of Finance and Tax Commission at Confederation of Finnish Industries EK since 2011 and Member of the Board of BenCo Insurance Holding B.V. since 2009. He holds Master of Legal Letters degree.

Juha Nuutinen

Mr. Juha Nuutinen has been Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Member of the Group Executive Team of Alma Media Oyj since November 1, 2012. He joined the Company from University Properties of Finland Ltd. where he acted as CFO and Member of the Executive Team from 2009 until 2012. Previously, he worked at KPMG Oy from 1996 until 2003 as Auditor, KHT (as of December 2000); IF P&C Insurance Company as Financial Manager (2003-2005) and has also previous experience with the Company. He was Financial Manager of the Company from 2005 until 2009. He is Board member of Talentum Corporation and Tampereen Tietoverkko Oy. He holds a Master of Science degree in Economics.

Virpi Juvonen

Ms. Virpi Juvonen has been Senior Vice President, Human Resources (HR) at Alma Media Oyj since April 26, 2013, and Member of the Group Executive Team at the Company since December 10, 2012. She was Acting Senior Vice President, Human Resources (HR) at Alma Media Oyj from December 10, 2012 until April 26, 2013. Previously, she worked as Human Resources Director of Alma Media's Marketplaces business unit from 2011 until 2012. She also worked as Human Resources Manager of Kustannusosakeyhtio Iltalehti (2007-2011), Elisa Corporation (2004-2007) and Oy Radiolinja Ab (2002-2004). She holds Masters of Science (Soc.) degree.

Kari Juutilainen

Mr. Kari Juutilainen has been Senior Vice President, Alma Regions and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj since January 2012. He was Managing Director of Alma Media Local Newspapers from 2008 to 2011. He acted as its Publisher from 2007 to 2008 and as Head of Publications from 2005 to 2007. He was also Editor-in-Chief at Lansi Savo Newspaper from 2000 to 2005 and at Koillis Hame Newspaper from 1991 to 2000. He was Editor-in-Chief and Managing Director of Kuusaan Seutu Oy from 1989 until 1991, Editor-in-Chief at Elimaen Sanomat newspaper from 1986 until 1989 and Editor, Regional Editor and Special Editor in various newspapers from 1979 until 1985. He is Chairman of the Board at Jakeluyhtio Suomi Oy and Board Member of Lannen Media Oy, Alma Mediapartners Oy, Tampere chamber of commerce & industry and Tampereen Tyoterveys ry as well as member of committee for labor market issues at The Federation of the Finnish Media Industry. He is student of social science.

Kari Kivela

Mr. Kari Kivela has served as Senior Vice President, Publisher of Alma News & Life and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj since 2005. Prior to joining the Company, he worked as Editor-in-Chief of City-lehti from 1986 until 1997, as Managing Director at Uutislehti 100 Oy at City-lehti from 1997 to 2000, as Deputy Managing Director at Saunalahti Group Corporation from 2000 to 2002 and as Managing Director at Startel Oy from 2002 to 2004. Mr. Kivela holds a Master of Science degree in Social Science and a Master of Business Administration degree.

Elina Kukkonen

Ms. Elina Kukkonen has been appointed Senior Vice President, Communications and Brand and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj effective as of September 1, 2017. Kukkonen has been employed by the Alma Media Group in various positions since 1998. Most recently, she has been responsible for the Alma brand’s development and marketing and served as the Marketing Director for Alma Media’s shared sales function (Alma Media Solutions). Previously, Kukkonen has also been a member of Kauppalehti’s management team and a Marketing Manager at Aamulehti.

Raimo Makila

Mr. Raimo Makila has served as Senior Vice President, Head of Alma Markets and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj since 1999. He has worked for the Company since 1998. He also served as President at Alexpress Oy in 1998, and was President at Alma Media Net Ventures Oy between 1999 and 2000. Between 1994 and 1997, he held the position of Director of Services at Helsinging Sanomat. Mr. Makila holds a Master of Science degree in Engineering.

Mikko Korttila

Mr. Mikko Korttila has served as General Counsel, Legal Affairs, Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Development, Secretary to the Board of Directors, and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj since 2007. Prior to this, he served at Raisio plc as Executive Vice President and General Counsel, as well as Member of the Executive Committee from 2003 to 2007. He was also Executive Vice President of Human Resources and Legal, General Counsel, and Member of the Executive Committee at the company from 2001 until 2003, and Legal Counsel of the Chemicals and Benecol divisions at Raisio plc from 1997 till 2001. He was Attorney-at-Law from 1990 to 1997. He is Deputy Chairman of Talentum Corporation, Chairman of Law Committee at Central Chamber of Commerce, Member of Advisory Board of Finnish Listed Companies, Member of certain working groups at International Chamber of Commerce, Finnish Committee and Member of certain working groups at Federation of the Finnish Media Industry and the advisory board for copyright users. Mr. Korttila holds a Master of Laws degree, an Executive Master of Business Administration degree and is trained on the bench.

Santtu Elsinen

Mr. Santtu Elsinen has been Chief Digital Officer and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj since January 1, 2016. He has worked as Business Development Director and member of extended Group Management Team at Talentum Oyj since 2010. Before Talentum, Elsinen worked at Satama Interactive Oyj as Director, Business Development (2005–2010) and at Trainer’s House Oyj as Vice President, Business Development, member of the Management Team (2011–2012); in addition, he was Member of the Board of Fondia Tools Oy (2010-2012). He has served as Chairman of the Board of Quartal Oy, which he also founded, since 1997.

Tiina Jarvilehto

Ms. Tiina Jarvilehto has been appointed Director of Alma Media Solutions and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj, effective as of the beginning of 2017. She has headed the sales and development organisation serving Alma Media’s advertising customers since 2014. Before that, she was director of media sales at Kauppalehti and Iltalehti.

Juha-Petri Loimovuori

Mr. Juha-Petri Loimovuori has been Managing Director of Alma Talent Oy and Member of the Group Executive Team at Alma Media Oyj since 2006. He held a number of posts within Kustannus Oy Kauppalehti, including Sales Executive from 1994 to 1997, Sales Manager from 1997 until 1998, Manager of Customer Relations Development from 1998 until 1999 and Sales Team Manager from 1999 until 2002. In addition, he worked for Kustannus Oy Aamulehti as Advertising Director from 2002 until 2006, and Head of Alma Media's Mediamarketing Chain between 2004 and 2006. He is Board Member at Suomen Yrityskaupat Oy and Talentum Corporation and Chairman of the Board at Suomen Tietotoimisto Oy and Objektvision AB. Mr. Loimovuori holds a Master of Science degree in Economics.

Matti Korkiatupa

Mr. Matti Korkiatupa has been Member of the Board of Directors of Alma Media Oyj since March 17, 2016. He has also been Managing Director of Ilkka Yhtyma Oyj (since 1999). He holds a Master of Agriculture degree. He has also been Chief Executive Officer of I-Mediat Oy since 2010, Chairman of the Board of I-Print Oy since 2007, and Member of the Board of Alma Mediapartners Oy (since 2010), Lannen Media Oy (since 2014) and The Finnish Newspapers Association (since 2000). He has also served at Arena Partners Oy as Chairman of the Board (2000–2004 and since 2010), Deputy Chairman (2006–2010), and Member of the Board (since 2000).

Esa Lager

Mr. Esa Lager has served as Member of the Board of Directors of Alma Media Oyj since 2013. He holds a Master of Science degree in Economics and a Master of Legal Letters degree. He was Deputy CEO at Outokumpu Group (2011–2013); Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Outokumpu Group (2005–2013); Director, Financing and Administration at Outokumpu Group (2001–2004); Director, Financing at Outokumpu Group (1995–2000); Vice President, Outokumpu Group (1991–1994). He held various expert and managerial positions (Head Office foreign operations and the London branch), Kansallis- Osake-Pankki, (1984–1990). He has been Chairman of the Board of SATO Oyj since 2015 (Vice Chairman of the Board, Member of the Board 2014-2015), Olvi Oyj since 2016 (Vice-Chairman of the Board, Member of the Board 2002–2016), Suomen Teollisuussijoitus Oyj since 2015 (Member of the Board 2014–2015). He has also been Vice Chairman of the Board of Ilkka-Yhtyma Oyj since 2014 (Member since 2011), Member of the Board of Terrafame Oy since 2015.

Mitti Storckovius

Ms. Mitti Storckovius has been Independent Member of the Board of Directors of Alma Media Oyj since March 17, 2016. She has served as Chief Strategy Officer of Helsinki Deaconess Institute since 2016. She holds a Master of Business Administration degree and a Master of Social Services degree. She previously worked at Microsoft as Head of Business Analytics in Devices Marketing (2015-2016) and Head of Global Business Management for Phones (both Lumia & featurephones) (2014–2015). She also worked for Nokia as Director, Head of Global Business Operations for Mobile Phones (2012–2014), Director, Head of Extended Product Management for Windows Phones (Lumia) (2011–2012), Director, Sustainability (head of all environmental & ethical initiatives for Devices) (2008–2010) and Marketing Director, Strategy Messages (2004–2007). She was Member of the Board of Talentum (2014-2015).

Catharina von Stackelberg-Hammaren

Ms. Catharina von Stackelberg-Hammaren has served as Independent Member of the Board of Directors at Alma Media Oyj since 2009. She previously was Member of the Board of Directors at Tradedoubler Ltd between 2006 and 2007, Mint of Finland Ltd from 2004 until 2011 and EQ Oyj from 2011 until 2012. Between 1994 and 1996, she acted as Marketing Manager of Sentra plc. From 1996 to 2000, she was Consumer Marketing Manager of Coca-Cola Finland. In 2000, she was Marketing Director of the Coca-Cola Nordic and Baltic Division in Copenhagen. She acted as Managing Director of Coca-Cola Sweden in Stockholm from 2002 until 2003, and as Managing Director of Coca-Cola Finland in Helsinki from 2003 to 2004 and from 2000 to 2002. She has been CEO of Marketing Clinic Oy since 2004. She has also served at Marimekko Oyj as Member of the Board since 2014; Aktia Bank Abp as Member of the Board since 2012; Stiftelsen Svenska Handelshogskolan as Member of the Board since 2011 and Marketing Clinic group as Member of the Board since 2004. She holds a Master of Science degree in Economics from Hanken Svenska Handelshogskolan.