Johan Grön appointed Gasum’s Vice President, Biogas, and member of Gasum Management Team

Gasum has appointed Johan Grön (D.Sc, ChemEng) to head its Biogas business and as member of the Gasum Management Team. He will start in his new role on July 1, 2019.

Johan Grön (1966) joins the Gasum Management Team from Outotec Corporation where he has had several business line responsibilities as Senior Vice President since 2013. For the last two years, he was responsible for Outotec’s Energy & Environment business line.

“I am delighted to welcome Johan Grön to Gasum and to lead our rapidly growing Biogas business. Johan has a strong track record in serving global energy, processing and manufacturing industry in several executive management positions. Developing the biogas market and the transport use of biogas as well as increasing the biogas production capacity are essential elements of the Gasum strategy. By increasing the use of biogas in transport, we support the emission reduction targets for transport and strengthen the availability of biogas,” says Johanna Lamminen, Chief Executive Officer at Gasum.

Before joining Outotec, Grön served as Chief Technology Officer and management team member of Xylem Corporation in New York and Kemira Oyj. He has also held senior management positions at companies including Stora Enso Oyj and Valmet Oyj.

For more information please contact:

Johanna Lamminen, Chief Executive Officer, Gasum
Phone: +358 20 44 78 661 (Henna Walker, Executive Assistant), henna.walker(a)

Olga Väisänen, Vice President, Communications, Gasum
Phone: + 358 40 554 0578, olga.vaisanen(a)

The energy company Gasum is a Nordic gas sector and energymarket expert. Together with its partners, Gasum is building a bridge towards a carbon-neutral society on land and at sea.