HELSINKI, Finland - Metso announced changes to its executive team on Jan. 2, 2020.

Kalle Sipilä has been appointed President, Pumps business area and a member of Metso’s executive team from Jan. 2 onwards. Previously, he has been operationally in charge of the Pumps business area in addition to his role as head of Finance and Business Control of the Minerals Services business area.

Giuseppe Campanelli has been appointed President, Minerals Services business area and a member of Metso’s executive team. Previously he has been a member of the Minerals Services business area management team heading Professional Services.

Mikko Keto, the President of Metso's Minerals Services and Pumps business areas and a member of the Metso Executive Team has terminated his employment with Metso on January 1, 2020.

"I want to congratulate Giuseppe and Kalle for their appointments and wish them welcome in the Executive Team. At the same time, I want to thank Mikko for successfully driving profitable growth while heading the Minerals Services business area," said Metso's President and CEO Pekka Vauramo.