Esa Peltola appointed as new CEO of Nordic Rescue Group

Press Release 23 November 2021 at 2.00 pm EET

Proud to present: 
Esa Peltola appointed as new CEO of Nordic Rescue Group 

We’re informing that CEO Matti Huttunen is leaving the company and moving to new challenges. Nordic Rescue Group’s Board of Directors thanks Huttunen for his valuable contribution to the company. During his term as CEO, Nordic Rescue Group has, among other things, laid the groundwork for future growth and expanded to Sweden through an acquisition.

Now Nordic Rescue Group’s Board of Directors has appointed Esa Peltola as the new CEO. Peltola has extensive industry experience and he has previously worked as the CEO of Bronto Skylift, and he is also one of the founders of Vema Lift.

“I am very motivated by the new position. Highly skilled personnel and competitive products form an excellent foundation on which to build our future,” says new CEO Esa Peltola.

Strong industry expertise & world-class business development

“Esa Peltola is extremely competent in successful business development. I am happy to be appointing him to lead the organisation and implement the company’s strategy,” says Carl Haglund, Chair of the Board of Directors at Nordic Rescue Group.

“Strong industry expertise, diverse work experience and excellent track record of world-class business development – Esa Peltola will be an excellent CEO for Nordic Rescue Group!”, continues Sievi Capital’s CEO Jussi Majamaa.