Agnico Eagle Finland Oy’s current managing director, Ingmar Haga, will retire by the end of the year, and Lösönen has been appointed to serve as the company’s new managing director from 1 May 2017 onward.

Lösönen, 40, worked previously as the managing director of Ekokem. He graduated from the Lappeenranta University of Technology with a Master’s degree in industrial engineering, and he has also held various production and business management positions at Kemira.