Dacke Industri is pleased to announce that Mikael Räsänen has been appointed as the new CEO of Polarteknik Oy and is effective July 1st, 2023.
Mikael has a strong track record from leading positions 25 years back, including 13 years at Polarteknik with responsibilities in sales, project management, engineering, quality, customer service, after-sales and Business Unit Manager from 2017. Since February, 2023 Mikael has been the acting CEO of Polarteknik. Before Polarteknik, Mikael has been in several leading positions at Perlos Oyj and Perlos (Guangzhou) Engineering Plastics Co., Ltd, mainly providing engineering plastics and plastic accessories. Mikael holds an EMBA from Tampere University, 2020.
Mikael Räsänen, CEO of Polarteknik Oy says, “I am really pleased with the opportunity to take on the role of CEO for Polarteknik Oy. This is a company I know very well from being able to work in many of the different functions for many years. Polarteknik is a company with high-quality products for an extremely interesting market. Our employees know the products, and I am, of course, very proud to be able to lead this company into the future.”
“Mikael brings broad experience from the industry and a very successful track record within the company. He has a great mix of relevant experience and fresh new perspectives to take Polarteknik to the next level. He has been the company’s Business Unit Manager for several years and been acting CEO from February 2023. I am pleased that he is the new Polarteknik’s CEO. I am confident that his leadership will ensure that Polarteknik’s transformation journey continues,” says Lars Fredin, Group CEO of Dacke Industri and Chairman of Polarteknik Oy.