CEO, Outokumpu, World’s largest stainless Steel company has been elected as Chairman of The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) during the 19th Annual Conference in Hong Kong, China. His position and duties as the Outokumpu CEO continue. The term of the ISSF chairman is two years.
The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) is a non-profit research and development organization which was founded in 1996 and serves as the global forum for the international stainless steel industry.
“Long-lasting, durable and 100% recyclable, stainless steel is the optimal material for a wide range of industries and applications. As the ISSF vision says, stainless steel provides sustainable solutions for everyday life. It is a privilege to chair the International Stainless Steel Forum, and drive the industry forward to ensure continuous drive towards customer focused innovations and a more sustainable future.” Said Mr Mika Seitovirta on becoming the Chairman.