Sustainable future needs women – "There are many different possibilities of careers in sustainability that exist"
Climate change, one of the biggest challenges of this century, is especially affecting women. Around 80% of people displaced by climate change are women according to studies by the United Nations. Women are also powerful leaders and influencers when it comes to climate adaptation and mitigation. To ensure a sustainable tomorrow, it is crucial to break gender equality constraints and empower more girls and women to become active players and decision makers related to sustainability.
The CIO of the Year, Kristiina Lammila, is convinced that behind every successful CIO is always a great team
Kristiina Lammila has been newly named as CIO of the Year by Tivi, a Finnish magazine for information technology professionals. It’s a well-earned recognition after a long career journey with wide-ranging experience from different sectors.
Ahlstrom-Munksjö Milestones with Willy Bordignon
Willy Davis Bordignon began his career with us in 1995. Here now, as Vice-President of Filtration & Performance for the Americas, he reflects on the past quarter of a century – from countless learning and development opportunities to moving to a new job, home and hemisphere in 2004. Here, Willy shares his Ahlstrom-Munksjö milestones.
Ahlstrom-Munksjö Milestones with Kent Williamson
Kent Williamson has worked within the Ahlstrom-Munksjö family for more than 30 years (and no, that is not a typo) – three, zero! From the comings and goings of five U.S presidents to the toppling of the Berlin Wall – there have certainly been some major global events during this time frame. However, what sticks out most for Kent are the events you won’t find in a national newspaper: how he proposed to his wife; the birth of his two sons; the cultures and friendships he was exposed to through his work over the years. Here, Kent shares his Ahlstrom-Munksjö milestones.
Active response to fight the pandemic yields Outstanding Supplier award
Ever since the Covid-19 broke out in early 2020, Ahlstrom-Munksjö has been very active in fighting the pandemic. First and foremost this has meant ensuring the safety of its personnel, while safeguarding the company’s plants stay operational and maintaining outstanding customer service.
Ahlstrom-Munksjö Milestones with Paolo Mazzetta
They say jobs fill your pockets but adventures fill your soul. If that is the case, then Paolo Mazzetta landed with the best of both worlds when he joined Ahlstrom Italy in 1997. From moving between Italy and Spain to his journeying across the Middle East – here, he reflects upon his adventures with Ahlstrom-Munksjö and his life over the past 23 years.
Ahlstrom-Munksjö Milestones with Monica Jumper
We want to take you back to the year 1997. The Spice Girls are dominating the pop charts; world champion chess player Garry Kasarov has just lost the first match of his career to Deep Blue (IBM’s artificial intelligence system); Tony Blair becomes UK Prime Minister and Titanic (one of the top-grossing movies of all time) is released into cinemas worldwide. Can you remember where you were or what you were doing?
Co-operation model like nothing before: ”Our network has the power to make a difference”
Ahlström Collective Impact, a new corporate social responsibility initiative by Ahlstrom-Munksjö, Ahlström Capital, Antti Ahlström Perilliset, Eva Ahlström Foundation, Destia and Glaston, is committed to creating change by investing in a better future for children in partnerships with UNICEF Finland.