Metso has decided that the businesses under the Minerals and Flow Control segments will be further developed separately from each other.
Metso has also appointed Olli Isotalo as President, Valves business area. Isotalo will start in his position on July 15, 2019 and will become a member of the Metso Executive Team. Isotalo has previously served as CEO of Patria Oyj and has held various executive positions at Cargotec Corporation. John Quinlivan, the current President of the Valves business area, will continue as Senior Adviser until the end of 2019 and will support Olli Isotalo during the transition period.