Vieser Oy appoints Annika Jyllilä-Vertigans as CEO

    Vieser Oy (“Vieser”), a subsidiary of the Finnish family-owned Serres group, has appointed Annika Jyllilä-Vertigans to steer the company forward as its new CEO starting in this role on 12th February 2018. Ms. Jyllilä-Vertigans brings to the table amongst other things solid experience in international sales and a strong focus on customer experience. The former CEO of Vieser, Mika Hagberg, will continue to head the parent company, Serres Group Ltd.

    “I feel excited to join the Vieser team. We have a solid base of both valued customers and state-of- the-art products to build new business on and my particular area of interest is to explore how we can further develop our brand and serve the home owner even better than we have up until now.
    This will mean finding new ways to delight the consumer-customer with superior design and premium solutions. As a business we have nearly 40 years of history to draw from; building on this legacy and at the same time driving for growth and renewal is vital.” states Ms. Jyllilä-Vertigans.

    “Ms. Jyllilä-Vertigans has a solid background with international experience and a market oriented approach. This will be of great importance to meet future market challenges and for the continued development of the company. I wish Ms. Jyllilä-Vertigans the best of luck in her new position”,
    states Håkan Olson, Chairman of the Board in Vieser Oy.”

    Annika Jyllilä-Vertigans

     

    Additional information:

    Vieser Ltd. CEO Annika Jyllilä-Vertigans, telephone +358 400 661252
    Vieser Ltd. Chairman of the Board Håkan Olson, telephone +46 705 104 250

    Vieser is the leading Nordic manufacturer of drain systems for buildings. Vieser engages in long-term and customer-focused design of products for a range of different applications in wet rooms,with three product families: floor drains, covers and water traps. Vieser stands for smart solutions
    for smart homes. www.vieser.fi

    Serres Group is a family-owned corporation founded in Kauhajoki in 1973, comprised of the parentcompany Serres Group Oy and its subsidiaries Serres Oy, Vieser Oy and Innokas Medical Oy. In 2017, the Group’s turnover totalled € 55M, employing over 350 people. www.serresgroup.com