The largest private wood processing company in Northern Finland
Key Figures

The company’s annual turnover is about 170 million euros. The company manufactures an annual total of 700,000 m³ sawn timber products, of which about 30 per cent is further processed. In addition to its headquarters in Kuusamo, Pölkky Oy has production facilities in Taivalkoski, Oulu, Kajaani and also in North of Kuusamo Kitkawood Oy. Pölkky group employs about 420 professionals in the field.

Production capacity

  • Sawn timber: 700,000 m³
  • Planed timber: 150,000 m³
  • Impregnated products: 60,000 m³
  • Glued products: 40,000 m³
  • Painted products: 30,000 m³

Board of Directors

  • Sampsa Auvinen, Chair of the Board
  • Jorma Turunen
  • Jaakko Virranniemi
  • Hannu Virranniemi
  • Tuomas Virranniemi
  • Pekka Virranniemi
  • Jouko Virranniemi
  • Laura Repola

Executive Management Group

  • Petteri Virranniemi, Chief Executive Officer, Pölkky Oy, Ulea Oy & Kajaaniwood Oy
  • Hannu Virranniemi, Chief Forestry Officer
  • Kari Miettunen, Chief Financial Officer
  • Tuomas Virranniemi, Director of Bioenergy / Chief Information Officer, Pölkky Oy / 
    Chief Executive Officer, Taivalkosken Voima Oy
  • Maria Virranniemi, Director, HR & Administration
  • Pekka Tuovinen, Chief Mill Division Officer