Antti Surokivi (Master of Science in Technology) has been appointed as the Director of Energy business area and as a member of the Executive Team at CTS Engtec Oy, beginning on 1 June 2012.
Surokivi has worked the last 20 years at Myllykoski Corporation in different energy positions. At his latest position, Surokivi worked as the Manager in Energy Technology at the Myllykoski Corporation and served as the energy expert in the group's technology team.
Antti Surokivi's areas of responsibility have included, inter alia, use and maintenance of steam power plants and hydroelectric plants, planning of new power plant projects and the technical parts of business models concerning power plant outsourcing. In addition, the group's emissions trading and energy efficiency issues formed a part of his job description.
Before these tasks, he worked as a Process Engineer and as a Commissioning Manager at the Power plant section of Imatran Voima Oy.
In his new position, Surokivi's areas of responsibility include managing the operational activities of the Energy business area, development of the business area and organisation of sales activities. Surokivi reports directly to the Managing Director, Mr. Antti Lukka.
Mr. Antti Lukka, Managing Director, CTS Engtec Oy:
”The appointment will significantly intensify the development of Energy business area and operational activities. The company already has special experts and knowledge in the field acquired from several projects related to renewable sources of energy and industrial use of energy, and we aim to strongly increase the supply. Due to the appointment, we will also be able to strengthen and develop the company's important international activities in Russia and in other market areas.”