HANNA-MARIA HEIKKINEN APPOINTED AS YIT'S VICE PRESIDENT IN CHARGE OF INVESTOR RELATIONS
M.Sc. (Econ.) Hanna-Maria Heikkinen, 31, has been appointed YIT's Vice President, Investor Relations. The appointment takes effect on June 1, 2010. Prior to starting her career at YIT, Ms Heikkinen worked as an Equity Analyst with Nordea Markets. Ms Heikkinen worked in diverse tasks in banking and investment operations at Nordea since 2001, for example as Vice President in charge of corporate customers.
Ms Heikkinen will report to Timo Lehtinen, Chief Financial Officer.
For additional information, please contact: Timo Lehtinen, Chief Financial Officer, +358 (0)20 433 2258, firstname.lastname@example.org
Virva Salmivaara Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications
Distribution: NASDAQ OMX, principal media, www.yitgroup.com
YIT is a leading European service company in building systems, construction services and services for industry. We build, develop and maintain quality living environments in the Nordic countries, Russia, the Baltic countries and Central Europe. In 2009, YIT's revenue was EUR 3.5 billion. The Group has approximately 23,500 employees. YIT's share is listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki.