Ilkka Harju has been appointed  Packaging Service Director for the EMEA



Metsä Board strengthens its packaging design services


​Ilkka Harju has been appointed  Packaging Service Director for the EMEA region starting 29 January. Harju strengthens Metsä Board’s global Packaging Services team and its expert services in packaging analysis and design.

Harju moves to Metsä Board from Starcke Oy, where he was responsible for design functions. He has also previously worked at Stora Enso and Pyroll.

Ilkka Harju has a strong background in design and product development, as well as in creating innovative packaging solutions using bio-based raw materials. He has also been involved in developing intelligent packaging solutions and other technology-based applications.

Metsä Board's Packaging Services team develops, together its customers, lighter, more environmentally friendly and more efficient packaging and helps to use the potential of lightweight fresh fibre paperboards in innovative way.

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For further information:
Marjo Halonen, VP Communications, Metsä Board
Mobile: +358 (0)50 598 7046