Press Release 5/10/2011  9:15

Martti Yrjö-Koskinen (DI, CEFA) has been appointed Vice President, head of Group Investor Relations as of 5 October 2011. Yrjö-Koskinen reports to the Group CFO Kim Ignatius.

"I am very pleased to get a highly competent professional to take care of the Group Investor Relations. I am sure that his vast experience will help us to further strengthen investor relations as a strategic function," comments Kim Ignatius.

During the past year, Yrjö-Koskinen has been working with establishing and positioning start-ups mainly within media and telecommunications. Prior to that, he has worked at TeliaSonera, as a member of the Eurasia business area management team and the Group Communications management team (2008-2010) and head of the Group IR (2005-2008). Before that, Yrjö-Koskinen held several positions in TeliaSonera's corporate finance, treasury and M&A (1999-2005).

Sanoma Corporation

Kim Ignatius
Chief Financial Officer

Contact information: Martti Yrjö-Koskinen, tel. +358 105 19 5064 and +358 40 684 4643

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