Brussels, September 27th, 2022 – Aliaxis, a world leader enabling access to water and energy through inventive fluid management solutions, welcomes Kati ter Horst at the Executive Committee, as Divisional CEO EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa). Kati joins Aliaxis on October 1st, reporting directly to Eric Olsen, Chief Executive Officer.
“I am thrilled to welcome Kati who is such a highly experienced and internationally recognized professional. She will lead the execution of our Growth with Purpose strategy in the EMEA region. She has a strong track record in strategic developments and will bring her energy to drive growth and profitability throughout Europe, Middle East and Africa.” said Aliaxis CEO Eric Olsen.
Kati ter Horst, commented: “I am excited to join Aliaxis, even more as I feel strongly connected to its purpose which is to bring solutions to the world’s water challenges and accelerate the transition to clean energy. I am very much looking forward to driving sustainable growth for the company in EMEA.”
Over the last 25 years, Kati has had an international career at Stora Enso, a leading global renewable solutions provider in packaging, biomaterials, wooden construction and paper. Since 2014, she was leading the Paper Division as Executive Vice President, and a member of the Group Leadership Team of Stora Enso.
Biography of Kati ter Horst
Kati is a Finnish national and holds an MBA in International Business from the University of Oregon, USA, and a Master of Science in Economics from the University of Tampere, Finland. She has also participated in the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School, USA.
Kati has several years of Board experience and currently sits as Vice Chairman in the Board of Outokumpu, a global leader in stainless steel.