Appointments at Black Bruin Inc.


Jali Prihti has been appointed as Managing Director in Black Bruin Inc. as of January 9, 2019. We want to thank Pekka Karhumäki for his efforts with Black Bruin and wish him all the best in his future challenges.

Petri Tolonen has been appointed as Director Sales & Marketing as of January 7, 2019. Petri has a strong experience in both sales and general management. He has previously worked at Aker Arctic Technology, Wärtsilä, Steerprop and Metso.

Pietu Lehtikuusi has been appointed as Sales Support & Business Development Manager as of January 7, 2019. Pietu will support selected customer and market segments, as well as takes part in product development projects by bringing business insight.

For further information, please contact:

Jali Prihti, Managing Director, +358 40 595 4971,
Janne Mustonen, Finance Director, +358 50 498 9555,


Jali Prihti
Managing Director
Black Bruin Inc.

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