Stora Enso Names Rajah Jayendran as General Manager of Pulp and Board Mill Project in Guangxi, China

April 15, 2014 - Stora Enso announced that Rajah Jayendran has been appointed General Manager of Stora's integrated pulp and board mill investment project in Guangxi, Southern China, effective June 1, 2014.

Currently, Jayendran is Head of Commercialization Processes Asia Pacific based in Singapore at the Linde Group, a leading industrial gases and engineering company.

Jayendran has been based in Asia since 2001 and has experience in both multinational companies and Chinese companies. Before joining Linde he was Senior Vice President, Head of Strategic Projects at Lonza in Shanghai and prior to that Chief Planning Officer and a member of the Executive Management Committee at China (National) Bluestar Group Co. Ltd. He has also been Head of Technical Site Services at Bayer Material Science AG based in Shanghai, China, responsible for the planning and execution of site-related investment and business development of a USD 3.1 billion fully upstream integrated greenfield site.

Jayendran will join Stora Enso on 1 June, initially focusing on meeting key stakeholders and being introduced to different parts of the organization. He will then assume the role of General Manager of Stora Enso’s integrated pulp and board mill investment project in Guangxi, Southern China on 1 July.

Jayendran will be based in Beihai, China and report directly to Stora Enso CEO Jouko Karvinen.

SOURCE: Stora Enso