Apr 28, 2023

Erja Sankari elected as a Member of the Board of Directors of Proventia Group

On 31 March 2023, the Annual General Meeting of Proventia Group elected Erja Sankari as a new member of the Board of Directors. In addition to Proventia’s Board, Sankari serves as a board member of Eltel Networks, Nurminen Logistics and Partnera, as well as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Oulu Chamber of Commerce. Sankari works as a Chief Operating Officer at iLOQ.


Erja Sankari has made a significant career at Nokia as Head of the Global Supply Chain and as Head of Oulu factory. She brings extensive expertise and professional experience in global supply chains and manufacturing.

Harri Suutari (Chairman), Lauri Antila, Kalle Kekkonen, Johnny Pehkonen, and Tommi Salunen will continue on the Board of Directors of Proventia. 

Proventia Group is an internationally operating Finnish technology company, which provides solutions and services in the engine, machine and vehicle industries to combat climate change and to solve the air pollution problem. Proventia develops and manufactures modular test facilities for the product development of batteries and vehicles as well as systems and components that reduce the emissions and increase the energy efficiency of non-road machines. Proventia takes people, the environment and future generations into account in all of its operations, with zero emissions being the company's vision.  

The company employs approximately 200 industry professionals in Finland, the Czech Republic, and the UK. www.proventia.com