Matti Alahuhta, President of KONE Corporation, will join the Board of Directors of BT Group (British Telecom) as non-executive director as of 1 February, 2006.
BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications solutions and services operating in more than 140 countries. Its principal activities include local, national and international telecommunications services, higher-value broadband and Internet products and services, and IT solutions. BT has annual net sales of approximately £18.6 billion and about 105,000 employees.
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications & IR
Note to Editors:
The curriculum vitae and pictures of Matti Alahuhta can be found on KONE’s Internet site, www.kone.com. For more information about BT Group, please visit www.bt.com.
For further information, please contact:
Heli Aalto, Media Relations, KONE Corporation,
tel. +358 (0)204 75 4504.