Antti Aarnio

President and CEO
born 1972, M.Sc.(Eng.)
has worked for SATO since 2000

Primary working experience:
SATO Corporation: Vice President/Rental Housing Business and Investments 2016-2020, Director, Investments and divestments, Helsinki Region and St. Petersburg 2010–2016,
Nordic Real Estate Partners Oy: Housing investments and investment management / managing director of Minun Koti associations 2007–2009,
SATO Corporation, Housing investments:
Director, SATO Asunnot 2006–2007, Real estate manager 2004–2006, Building manager 2003–2004, Project engineer 2002–2003, Administrative building manager 2000–2001
Main positions of trust:
Member of the Board for several SATO Group companies,
Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce: Regional and housing committee, member,
Rakli: Member of the Board
Shareholding in SATO: -

Arto Aalto

Executive Vice President, Investments
born 1966, B.Eng
has worked for SATO since 2002

Primary working experience:
SATO Corporation: Executive Vice President, Investments 2020–, Director, investments, planning and projects 2018–2020, Director, investments and projects 2016–2018, Regional Director Oulu and Jyväskylä 2015–2016, Regional Director Oulu 2009–2015, Construction Manager 2005–2009, Construction Engineer 2002–2005
HMR Oy: Project Director, St.Petersburg 1998–2002
Main positions of trust:
Member of the Board for several SATO Group companies
Rakli: Member of the Urban Development and Infrastructure Management Team
Shareholding in SATO: -

Markku Honkasalo

Chief Financial Officer
born 1964, LL.M., eMBA
has worked for SATO since 2016

Primary working experience:
Componenta Corporation: CFO 2015-2016,
Valmet Corporation: CFO 2013-2015,
Rautaruukki Oyj: CFO 2009-2013,
Myllykoski Corporation: Director, Administration, Legal & HR 2003-2008,
Different positions in the banking sectors 1989-2003
Main positions of trust:
Member of the Board for several SATO Group companies
Shareholding in SATO: -

Janne Ojalehto

Chief Commercial Officer
born 1982, MBA
has worked for SATO since 2018

Primary working experience:
SATO Oyj, Vice President Commercial 2020–, Director, Sales and Customer Services 2020, Sales Director 2018–2020.
Restel Oy: Vice President Sales 2015–2018.
Restel Oy: Different management positions in operations and sales 2006–2018
Main positions of trust: -
Shareholding in SATO: -

Elina Vaurasalo

Executive Vice President, Housing Business
born 1974, M.Sc.
has worked for SATO since 2017

Primary working experience:
SATO Corporation: Executive Vice President, Rental Housing Business 2021–,Service Director, Rental Housing Business, 2017–2021
S-Group: Development Manager, Customer experience & analytics, 2012–2017
Kiipula Vocational Centre: Head of Business Unit, Business & administration, 2009–2012
Managing Director / Entrepreneur, Retail & import business, 2006–2009
Kesko Corporation: Development Manager; Customer experience & analytics, 2002–2006
PwC Consulting, Management Consultant, Customer management & analytics, 2001–2002
Main positions of trust:
Member of the Board for several SATO Group companies
Rakli: Member of the Housing Management Team
Shareholding in SATO: -

Code of conduct

Code of Conduct, together with SATO’s values and management culture, forms a framework for the company’s operating practice and emphasizes commitment to sustainable business.