Bladefence appoints Ville Kivelä as new Chief Financial Officer

Bladefence welcomes Ville Kivelä as their new CFO from the 20th of March.
Ville Kivelä

Bladefence Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Ville Kivelä as their new Chief Financial Officer. He joins Bladefence from Wärtsilä, where he has worked for over 16 years in various business controlling and leadership roles, most recently as the Director of Area Business Control in Americas. Kivelä has a broad experience in finance and service business, and will play a key role in Bladefence’s future strategic growth. Kivelä starts in his new position on the 20th of March.

Kimmo Kohtamäki, Bladefence Group CEO, comments: “We are excited to add Ville to our growing Bladefence team. His wide international experience and knowledge from energy industry as well as service business will make us even stronger on our way to new heights.”

Ville Kivelä comments: “I am very happy to join the Bladefence team and be a part of its success. Renewable energy and decarbonization are the way of the future, and Bladefence’s solutions play a key role in the transition. I hope that my background in the service business and from different markets can be utilized for the benefit of Bladefence on its way for further achievements.”

More information:
Kimmo KohtamäkiCEO, Bladefence Group,

Sanna Heinonen, Sales & Marketing Manager at Bladefence Europe

Sanna Heinonen

Sales & Marketing Manager, Europe
+358 50 449 7773
March 20, 2023