D.Sc. (Tech.) Timo Okkonen has been nominated as the Chief Development Officer (CDO) of Fennovoima, starting 1st of December 2018. His main responsibility is to lead the Fennovoima development program, ranging from the Hanhikivi 1 plant project to the production phase.
Okkonen has a wide understanding of nuclear technology and safety. He has been working in the industry, research, regulatory and inspection sectors, covering both managerial and expert duties. During 2005 - 2017, he held several management positions at Inspecta Group.
- I have followed Fennovoima’s work closely for a year now as a consultant. In my future role, I want to be working for the joint success of the Fennovoima organization, in cooperation with the supplier and regulatory authorities. Fennovoima has a strong plant concept and a competent organization, Okkonen states.
Timo Okkonen will report to CEO Toni Hemminki.