Leadership change at Beijer Oy
Beijer Oy's longtime CEO Tom Weber will start enjoying well earned retirement days at the end of 2016. His successor Jussi Laitinen started 1st of May as Beijer Oy's new Managing Director. Tom will continue at least until the end of year taking care of the steel industry key account relationships and ensuring the smooth exchange.
Tom started in Beijer Oy in the late 70's as a sales engineer. He turned into Managing Director in the late 80s and has since succesfully led Beijer Oy.
Jussi Laitinen studied at the University of Oulu Process Engineering M.Sc. degree. After graduating, he has worked in Germany in Voith Paper Automation and past 7 years in Finland in ABB being responsible for variety of products, projects and service units.