Juha Jokinen to resign as Managing Director of Algol Chemicals Ltd


News 16.12.2019

Juha Jokinen, Managing Director of Algol Chemicals Oy since 2013, has decided to pursue other opportunities. His work as Managing Director ended on 13 December 2019, but for the time being he will continue to work in other specific tasks within the Algol Group.

“I would like to thank Juha Jokinen for his contribution in Algol Chemicals. He has successfully implemented several demanding change and development projects as well as acquisitions. The company has grown significantly during his time as Managing Director and expanded into new areas, says Alexander Bargum, CEO of the Algol Group.

Fredrik Hansson, Business Unit Director (Industrials) and a long-standing member of the management team of Algol Chemicals, has been appointed as temporary Managing Director.


Further information

Alexander Bargum, CEO, Algol Oy and Chairman of the Board, Algol Chemicals Oy, tel. +358 40 732 3232.


Algol in brief

Algol is a Finnish multi-branch supplier to industry and the healthcare sector. We work together with a global network of partners responsibly and with 125 years of experience. Algol’s solutions for industry are designed to safeguard manufacturing reliability, enhance processes and prolong the lifespan of machinery and equipment. In the healthcare sector Algol’s solutions promote the conditions for healthy living.

The Algol Group had net sales of 178 million euros in 2018. We employ almost 500 professionals in ten countries. Read more: www.algol.fi.