Mr. Vesa Juhani Laisi M.Sc. (Eng.), M.Sc. (Econ.) has been President of Vacon PLC since July 2002 and also serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Laisi is responsible for Vacon’s vision and strategy. He served as Director of Sales and Marketing at Vaisala Corporation from 2000 to 2002, Vice President of ABB Industry Oy from 1995 to 2000, Profit Center Manager at ABB Industry Oy from 1993 to 1995, Director of Sales and Marketing at ABB Industry Oy from 1988 to 1993, Product Engineer at Stromberg UK Ltd. from 1986 to 1988, and Development Engineer at Strömberg Electronics factory from 1982 to 1986.