Konecranes announces changes to leadership team



Konecranes has appointed Juha Pankakoski as Executive Vice President, Port Solutions, reporting to Konecranes’ President and CEO Anders Svensson.

Pankakoski (pictured) succeeds Mika Mahlberg, who steps down from the Konecranes leadership team but will serve as a senior advisor until November 7, 2023.

“Juha has a versatile experience from Konecranes and outside the company in different roles in business, supply operations and technology,” says Anders Svensson, President and CEO of Konecranes Plc. “He is a forward-looking leader with good people skills and a strong technology understanding with focus on digitalization, automation and sustainability. I wish him great success in leading Port Solutions from now on.”

Juha Pankakoski will continue to lead the Technologies function in addition to his new role, until his successor as Executive Vice President, Technologies is found.