CEO, Valio Ltd.
b. 1964, M.Sc. (Food Sciences)
Annikka Hurme was appointed CEO of Valio Ltd. in 2014.
Ms. Hurme has previously held several posts as Executive Vice President and Senior Vice president in Valio Ltd., being responsible for Cheese, Butter and Powders business unit, Fresh Dairy Products and Strategic development. In addition to Valio, Ms. Hurme has had positions in Tapiola and Kesko.
She is a member and Vice-chairman of the Board of Directors in Altia Oyj and a Deputy member of the delegation of Finnish Anti-Aircraft Defence Foundation.