The business of Griffin Refineries is developing and as a consequence managing investment projects and operational efficiency of the facilities is gaining more weight in the company’s activities.

The board of directors and the core management of Griffin has jointly decided that is in the best interest of the company to rearrange the roles of Christian Abl (currently COO) and Mikko Kantero (currently CEO).

Christian Abl, who has shown excellent skills, dedication and results, is appointed as the CEO of Griffin Refineries starting on March 1st, 2018.

Mikko Kantero, continuing as the CEO of Eera Industrial Development, the biggest owner of Griffin Refineries, continues to support Christian Abl especially in matters related to strategic partnerships, financing and business structuring.