Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Executive Management Group, Sanoma
b. 1956, B.Sc. (Econ.)
Mr. Kim Ignatius was appointed Chief Financial Officer of Sanoma Corporation in 2008.
Before joining Sanoma, Mr. Ignatius served in the capacity of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of TeliaSonera AB, the leading telecommunications operator in the Nordics and Baltics, in 2003-2008 and EVP and CFO of Sonera Oyj in 2000-2002. Previously Ignatius was Group CFO and a member of the Executive Board of Tamro Oyj, a leading Finnish pharmaceutical distributor in 1997-2000. From 1984 to 1996 he worked for Amer Group in a variety of finance and general management roles in both North America and Europe. He started his career with Oy Hanke-Palsbo Ab and Fruehauf Corporation in a series of finance roles.
He is currently the Chairman of the Audit Committee on the Boards of Millicom International Cellular S.A. and Fortum Corporation. Mr. Ignatius holds a B.Sc. in Economics from the Helsinki School of Economics and Business Administration.