Annual Report 2020
Corporate Governance Statement
Reporting Period Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
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Juha Putkiranta

b. 1957, M.Sc. Engineering
Full-time occupation: Saafricon Oy, CEO

Positions of trust:

  • Bittium Corporation, Member of the Board 2015– and Chairman of the Audit Committee 2018–2020, Member of the Audit Committee 2020–.
  • Variantum Oy, Chairman of the Board 2016–.
  • Aspocomp Oyj, Member of the Board 2016–.
  • Nordcloud Oy, Member of the Board 2015–.

Previous work history:

  • Saafricon Oy, CEO and owner 2015–.
  • Microsoft Corporation, Corporate Vice President, Company Integration, 2014.
  • Nokia Oyj, Executive Vice President, Operations 2013–2014.
  • Nokia Oyj, Senior Vice President, Head of Nokia Supply Chain 2008–2012.
  • Nokia Oyj, Senior Vice President, Head of Multimedia Product marketing and R&D 2006–2007.
  • Nokia Oyj, Senior Vice President, Head of Imaging Business Unit 2003–2005.
  • Nokia Oyj, Senior Vice President, Head of Cellular Telephones Unit 2000–2003.
  • Symbian Ltd, Member of the Board 1998–2001.
  • Nokia Oyj, Vice President, Corporate Planning and Business Development 1997–2000.
  • Hewlett-Packard Corporation, Director of Marketing Europe and Africa, electronic measurement solutions 1992–1997.
  • Siar Oy, consultant 1986–1987.
  • Nokia Oyj, various project, sales and marketing management positions, information solutions unit 1979–1986.

Holdings Dec. 31, 2020:
Holds 16,458 Bittium Corporation shares.
Independent as regards to the Company and its significant shareholders.