NoHo Partners Plc
STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 14 October 2019 at 9:00
Changes in NoHo Partners Plc’s Executive Team
NoHo Partners Plc's CFO and member of the Executive Team Jarno Suominen (b. 1972) has been appointed Deputy CEO of the company from 1 January 2020. Suominen will be responsible for the company’s strategic development projects, corporate acquisitions and investor relations, and serve as deputy to the CEO as of 14 October 2019.
Jarno Vilponen (b. 1987) has been appointed CFO and member of the Executive Team from 1 January 2020. He will join NoHo Partners Plc from the position of CFO at Smile Henkilöstöpalvelut, and his previous financial administration positions include Deloitte Oy, the Tax Administration and Staria Plc. With us, he will be responsible for financial administration, reporting, accounting and ICT operations.
“Our strategy of profitable growth is progressing as planned. As we move on the next stage on our strategy roadmap, our aim is to prepare our organisation for the future growth projects and also strengthen our back office operations and support for our partners. I’m happy that we are able to get on board Vilponen’s broad experience of integration and automation of financial administration at this stage, as we are consolidating our operations to prepare for further growth and internationalisation,” says Aku Vikström, CEO, NoHo Partners.
Jarno Suominen, CFO, Deputy to the CEO, NoHo Partners Plc, tel. +358 40 721 5655
NoHo Partners Plc is a Finnish group established in 1996, specialising in restaurant services. The company, which was listed on NASDAQ Helsinki in 2013 and became the first Finnish listed restaurant company, has continued to grow strongly throughout its history. The Group companies include some 220 restaurants in Finland, Denmark and Norway. Well-known restaurant concepts of the company include Elite, Savoy, Teatteri, Yes Yes Yes, Stefan’s Steakhouse, Palace, Löyly, Hanko Sushi and Cock’s & Cows. In 2018, NoHo Partners Plc’s turnover was MEUR 323.2 and EBIT MEUR 7.2. Depending on the season, the Group employs approximately 4,500 people converted into full-time workers.
NoHo Partners corporate website: www.noho.fi
NoHo Partners consumer websites: www.ravintola.fi and www.royalravintolat.fi