Chairman of the Board, Pöyry
Henrik Ehrnrooth is the Chairman of the Board of Pöyry. He joined the company in 1979 as an economist. He became partner and co-owner of Jaakko Pöyry Oy before being appointed as President and CEO in August 1986.
Today, Mr. Ehrnrooth is a respected Finnish business leader and an ambassador for sustainable development. He is Chairman of the Board of three organisations – Pöyry PLC, an international consulting and engineering company. Otava Group Ltd, a leading Finnish graphic publisher, whose main business areas include books, trade and magazines. Climate Leadership Coalition, that has an overarching goal to actively participate in the mitigation of climate change. He is also a Member of the Board of the Marcus Wallenberg Foundation.
Previous positions also include Chairman of the Board of YIT Corporation, Finland’s largest residential construction company and Chairman of the Board of Caverion Corporation, who design, build and maintain user-friendly and energy-efficient building systems.
Henrik has a MSc., Forest Economics from the University of Helsinki and a BBA from the Helsinki School of Economics, Hanken.