M.Sc. Antti Kokko, 44, has been appointed Managing Director(MD) of Suomen Teollisuuden Energiapalvelut - STEP Oy as of August 1, 2020. Kokko will be responsible for developing the energy services business and managing the start-up growth projects in Finland.
Kokko has worked successfully as Head of Sales and Business Development at STEP since 2018 and is also a member of the Corporate Management Team. Prior to joining STEP, Kokko has worked as Development Manager of Energy Solutions and Investment Projects at Fortum Waste Solution Oy, a circular economy company.
From the beginning of March 2020, Kokko will act as the company's Deputy MD and report to Tomi Ihalainen until the end of July.
The current MD, Tomi Ihalainen, will continue as Business Director of Veolia Nordic and CEO of Veolia Services Suomi Oy.
STEP is part of Ihalainen's Utility Solutions business.