Tag Archives: Josef Dringel

Pölkky CEO Petteri Virranniemi resigns

At the end of January 2023, the Austrian Pfeifer Holding GmbH had completed the acquisition of the Finnish wood processor Pölkky Oy. Petteri Virranniemi has decided to resign as CEO of Pölkky for personal reasons. Josef Dringel, Chairman of the Board of Directors at Pölkky Oy, will also assume the role of CEO for the Finnish sites […]

Pfeifer Group completes acquisition of Pölkky Oy in Finland

On January 31st 2023, the Austrian Pfeifer Holding GmbH was able to successfully complete the acquisition of the largest private wood processing company in northern Finland, Pölkky Oy, by closing the transaction. After signing the contract at the end of December 2022, the competition authority has now given green light for the merger. It was agreed not to disclose the purchase […]