Carl Nyberg to succeed Matti Lehmus as Neste’s Executive Vice President, Renewables Platform and member of the company’s Executive Committee

Carl Nyberg to succeed Matti Lehmus as Neste’s Executive Vice President, Renewables Platform and member of the company’s Executive Committee

(PRESS RELEASE) ESPOO, 31-May-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Neste (HEL: NESTE), the world’s leading provider of renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel and the 4th most sustainable company in the world, has announced the nomination of Carl Nyberg, M.Sc. (Economics and Business Administration) as Executive Vice President, Renewables Platform and member of the Neste Executive Committee. Carl will succeed Matti Lehmus in this position, who in turn will become Neste’s President and CEO as of 1 May, 2022. In his new role, which will be in effect as of 1 June 2022, Nyberg will be reporting to the company’s President and CEO Matti Lehmus.

Carl Nyberg joined Neste in 2005, and has held several key leadership positions during his career at Neste. He has been a member of the Executive Committee and holding the position of Executive Vice President, Renewable Road Transportation since 2019.

“I am truly pleased to welcome Carl to lead our Renewables Platform. He has successfully developed the Renewable Road Transportation business, including expanding its market footprint. His extensive knowledge on our renewables business operations and business environment is very valuable in our renewables growth strategy execution,” says Matti Lehmus, Neste’s President and CEO.

“I am excited to take a new step in my Neste career and lead our fast growing and global Renewables Platform. I am truly honoured and looking forward to continuing the excellent achievements of Renewables Platform led by Matti in Neste’s strategic journey of becoming a global leader in renewable and circular solutions,” says Carl Nyberg.

CV and photo of Carl Nyberg are attached to this release.


Neste Corporation

Susanna Sieppi
Vice President, Communications

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Neste in brief

Neste (NESTE, Nasdaq Helsinki) creates solutions for combating climate change and accelerating a shift to a circular economy. We refine waste, residues and innovative raw materials into renewable fuels and sustainable feedstock for plastics and other materials. We are the world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel and developing chemical recycling to combat the plastic waste challenge. We aim at helping customers to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions with our renewable and circular solutions by at least 20 million tons annually by 2030. Our ambition is to make the Porvoo oil refinery in Finland the most sustainable refinery in Europe by 2030. We are introducing renewable and recycled raw materials such as liquefied waste plastic as refinery raw materials. We have committed to reaching carbon-neutral production by 2035, and we will reduce the carbon emission intensity of sold products by 50% by 2040. We also have set high standards for biodiversity, human rights and supply chain. We have consistently been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices and the Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies. In 2021, Neste’s revenue stood at EUR 15.1 billion. Read more:

SOURCE: Neste Corporation



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