Tuomo Lähdesmäki

Chairman of the Board

Elected for the period 2023-2024.

Tuomo Lähdesmäki was born in 1957 and is a Finnish citizen. He holds a Master of Science in Engineering from Helsinki University of Technology, a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD and has completed the Stanford Executive Program. He is a founding partner of Boardman Oy, “The leading network developing active ownership and board work competencies” in Finland, and he has previously, inter alia, been President and CEO of Elcoteq Network Oyj and Leiras Oy, General Manager at Swatch Group and Vice President at Nokia Mobile Phones. Mr Lähdesmäki is Chairman of the board for the following: Enedo Oyj, Sievi Capital Oyj and Turku University Foundation sr. He is also Vice Chairman of the board of Fondia Oyj and Meconet Oy and a Member of the Board of Turku University Foundation sr. Mr Lähdesmäki was elected to the Kitron Board as Chairman in 2014 and is also Chairman of Kitron’s remuneration committee. 

On December 31st, 2022, Mr Lähdesmäki owned 291 668 shares in Kitron.