HKScan Corporation                                    Stock Exchange Release     7 September 2016   at 2 pm. EET  

Jari Latvanen takes over as HKScan Corporation’s President and CEO on 31 October 2016

As informed by HKScan in its stock exchange release published on 27 May 2016, Jari Latvanen, MBA, has been appointed as the Group’s new President and CEO. He will assume his new position on Monday, 31 October 2016. Aki Laiho, COO, will continue to serve as the deputy CEO until then.

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Aki Laiho
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For further information, kindly contact Aki Laiho, deputy CEO or Jari Latvanen, forthcoming President and CEO of HKScan Corporation. Please submit a call-back request via Marja-Leena Dahlskog, SVP Communications, HKScan Corporation, marja-leena.dahlskog(at) or tel. +358 10 570 2142.

HKScan is the leading Nordic meat expert. We produce, market and sell high-quality, responsibly-produced pork, beef, poultry and lamb products, processed meats and convenience foods under strong brand names. Our customers are the retail, food service, industrial and export sectors, and our home markets comprise Finland, Sweden, Denmark and the Baltics. We export to close to 50 countries. In 2015, HKScan had net sales of approximately EUR 1.9 billion and some 7 400 employees.

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