Kalle Sipilä has been appointed president of Metso Corp’s Pumps business area and a member of the Finnish group’s executive team.

The appointment comes after Mikko Keto, the president of Metso Corp’s Minerals Services and Pumps business areas, terminated his employment with the company on 1 January 2020.

Sipilä was previously operationally in charge of the Pumps business area in addition to his role as head of Finance and Business Control of the Minerals Services business area.

Meanwhile, Giuseppe Campanelli has been appointed president of Metso’s Minerals Services business area and a member of the company’s executive team. Campanelli was previously a member of the Minerals Services business area management team heading up Professional Services.

Metso and Outotec are in the process of merging Metso Minerals with Outotec to create Metso Outotec.