Asta Sjöblom appointed Communications Manager of Finnish Industry Investment Ltd

12.8.2005

Asta Sjöblom, MSc (Pol.) has been appointed Communications Manager and member of the Management Team of Finnish Industry Investment Ltd, with effect from 29 August 2005. The post is newly created and the responsibilities include the company's communications and developing public relations. Previously Ms Sjöblom has worked as the Communications Manager in the Finnish Science Park Association TEKEL, the Finnish Medical Society Duodecim, IBM Finland and the Ministry of Education, and also as a journalist for Helsingin Sanomat and Lehtikuva Ltd.


Finnish Industry Investment Ltd is a government-owned investment company administered by the Ministry of Trade and Industry. The company invests in the growth and internationalization of Finnish companies. The investment capital is generated from the proceeds accrued from the privatization of state-owned companies. Finnish Industry Investment Ltd is the leading seed capital investor in Finland. Its investments and investment commitments amount to EUR 279 million. Founded in 1995, Finnish Industry Investment Ltd celebrates its 10th anniversary in September this year. Mr Juha Marjosola, Managing Director has been leading the company since it was established.


Further information:

Juha Marjosola, Managing Director
Finnish Industry Investment Ltd
Tel: +358 9 6803 6811, mobile: +358 50 62636

Asta Sjöblom, Communications Manager (29 August->)
Finnish Industry Investment Ltd
Mobile: +358 50 552 7273