Wärtsilä’s Marine Solutions Gets Its New President



From November 1st, 2015 Roger Holm will lead as the President of Marine Solution Group of Wärtsilä.  He has also been elected as the Executive Vice President and a member of Management Committee of Wärtsilä Corporation.

The 43-year-old Mr. Holm has been with the group since 1997.  In his 18 years tenure, he has held various responsible posts including, leading the Engines division and R&D for marine and energy markets.  He has also held leading posts in the Seals & Bearings department, the Solutions Management and Business Development division as well as being CIO for Wärtsilä Corporation.

In the new role as President, he will report to President & CEO Mr Jaakko Eskola.  Mr.  Eskola is quoted to have said, “I am very pleased to have Roger follow me as the President of Marine Solutions.  He has a passion for quality and he deeply understands the customer demands.  Over the years, Roger has demonstrated strong leadership in his many challenging positions.

Source: Wartsila