Ari Puheloinen


Born 1951, General Staff Officer.

General (ret.).

Finnish citizen.

Member of Caverion Corporation's Board of Directors since 2015. Member of the Human Resources Committee.

Independent of the Company and significant shareholders.

Primary working experience

Commander of the Finnish Defence Forces 2009–2014.

Chief of Finnish Defence Command 2007–2009 and Commander of the Eastern Command 2004–2007.

Deputy Chief of Operations of the Finnish Defence Command 2000–2003 and Brigade Commander 1999–2000.

Principal Secretary of the Defence Council 1997–1999.

Assistant Defence Attaché in Moscow 1986–1990.

Key positions of trust

Patria, Board member, 2016−.

UPM, Board member, 2014−.

The Association for the New Children’s Hospital 2017, Board member, 2013-.