Bodo Möller Chemie: New Managing Director for Finland

14.08.2014

Kari Ämmälä is taking over management of the international special chemicals expert's branch in Finland

Sales Director and Hot Melt expert with many years of experience, Kari Ämmälä, will immediately take over management of the Finish branch of the Bodo Möller Chemie Group (www.bm-chemie.com) as Managing Director. Frank Haug, CEO of the Bodo Möller Chemie Group, welcomes the new recruit to the management structure: "Kari Ämmälä is not only very familiar with the markets and requirements in Finland, but also has detailed knowledge of the challenges faced by an internationally operating company. We are convinced that he will promote our European growth."

Ämmälä has more than 20 years of experience in the management of Adhesives and complex technical solutions. The qualified engineer and postgraduate MBA for sales and marketing management hold positions with the Finish branch of Forbo Adhesives, later HB Fuller for recent years. Ämmälä was significantly involved with marketing, project management and business growth in several technical oriented companies. He last worked in RTK Palvelu Oy Group in Helsinki and was responsible for sales and marketing as Sales Director.

In Finland, the main focus of the Bodo Möller Chemie Group is on professional adhesive systems based on polyurethanes and Hot Melts from the manufacturers of DOW Automotive and HB Fuller. Targeted development of work in the field of adhesives is planned in Finland.

With more than 40 years of experience in the sale of special chemicals, Bodo Möller Chemie GmbH (www.bm-chemie.de) is a leading partner to renowned European chemical corporations including DOW Automotive Systems, HB Fuller, BASF and Huntsman Advanced Materials. The Offenbach company's product range includes high-performance adhesives, adhesive systems, epoxy resin glues, cast resin and casting compounds. The experts from Bodo Möller Chemie offer their customers the right product and ideal solution for each individual requirement with targeted advice and a customised local service.

Kari Ämmälä
Kari Ämmälä