ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has appointed Johanna Henttonen as the new head of investor relations. She will join the company on July 4, reporting to the company’s CFO, Michel Demaré.
Henttonen joins ABB from Metso, Helsinki, Finland, a global supplier of sustainable technology and services for mining, construction, power generation, automation, recycling and the pulp and paper industries where she has been head of investor relations since 2005. Prior to that, she was in charge of investor relations and financial communications at Outokumpu, Espoo, Finland, a leading stainless steel manufacturer.
Henttonen succeeds Michel Gerber, who is taking up a new role in Business Development in the Low Voltage Products division.
ABB (abb.com) is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility and industry customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The ABB Group of companies operates in around 100 countries and employs about 124,000 people.