Mr. Roger Holm has been appointed President of Marine Solutions, Executive Vice President and member of the Board of Management of Wärtsilä Corporation, effective November 1, 2015. In this position, he is responsible for Wärtsilä’s Marine Solutions business in North and South America and globally, and will report to President & CEO Mr. Jaakko Eskola.
Wärtsilä is a global provider of complete life-cyle power solutions for the marine and energy markets, including valve manufacturing. Holm joined the organization in 1997 and has held several managerial positions, most recently leading the Engines organization, responsible for Wärtsilä’s engine production and R&D for the marine and energy markets. Before that he has led Seals & Bearings, Solutions Management and Business Development within the Services business, and has worked as CIO for Wärtsilä Corporation.