Senior Vice President, home improvement and speciality goods trade division, Kesko Corporation
b. 1961, M.Sc. (Econ.)
Corporate Management Board member since: 17 March 2005.
Mr. Kalliokoski was appointed Rautakesko Ltd’s President in early 2013. Before joining Rautakesko he worked in several capacities at Kesko. President of Kesko Food Ltd in 2005-2013. Senior Vice President, Kesko Real Estate (Helsinki), 2002-2005. District Director, Northern Finland (Oulu) 1998-2002, Sales Director, Supermarket Chain Unit (Oulu) 1996-1997, Retail Services Manager, Groce ry Retail Services (Oulu) 1995-1996, Financial Manager, Northern Finland (Oulu) 1990-1995, Investment Manager, Real Estate Department (Helsinki) 1988-1990, Project Planner, Store Site Office (Helsinki) 1985-1987.
Other major duties: Eurobuy GmBh: Board member 2013-, Eurogroup Far East Ltd: Board member 2013-, Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce: Board member 2009-, Deputy Chair of the Board 2012-, the Association of Finnish Advertisers: Board member 2005-2013, The Finnish Grocery Trade Association: Board member 2006-2013, Deputy Chair of the Board 2006-2007, Chair of the Board 2008-2009 and 2013, the Finnish 4H Federation: member of the Supervisory Board 2009-2012, Association for the Finnish Work: Council member 2006-2009, Board member 2010, Federation of Finnish Commerce: Board member 2006, Efficient Consumer Response Finland: Board member 2006, the Finnish Association of Building Owners and Contruction Clients: Board member 2002-2003, Oulu Chamber of Commerce: Board member 2000-2002, Delegation member 1997-2002.