Keijo Anttila is set to begin his role as the new CEO of Gebwell Ltd., a company manufacturing equipment for building heating and cooling. He is moving to Gebwell from POK Group Oy, a company that supplies electricity distribution systems. The selection of the new CEO for the company, based in Leppävirta, emphasized Anttila’s international expertise and his extensive experience as a CEO.
Keijo Anttila will start his position at Gebwell no later than April 1st. He brings over 20 years of diverse experience in leadership roles across various companies. Anttila’s expertise, particularly in international business and in managing production and sales in multicultural environments, will be an asset to Gebwell.
“I am very excited about the opportunity and challenge that Gebwell, a strong player in the field, offers. The company is very much rooted in Leppävirta, yet it also has great potential for growth, which I am eager to implement,” says Keijo Anttila.
“I believe Gebwell’s future looks extremely promising. The company operates at the heart of the energy transition, and its innovative solutions can significantly contribute to sustainable progress. Gebwell’s products have already achieved considerable success in the market, and I am confident that the company will continue to grow strongly on an international scale,” he continues.
In recent years, Gebwell’s growth has been based on a strong domestic market. Moving forward, the company aims to expand internationally as well.
“Keijo Anttila’s international experience lays a solid foundation for achieving our goals. His leadership experience from various industries and industrial productions strengthens the company’s future strategic objectives,” says Mia Miettinen, Chair of Gebwell’s Board.
Anttila has extensive experience in a variety of companies across multiple industries. In addition to Finland’s leading electricity distribution system manufacturer, POK Group, he has also worked in various leadership and sales positions at Kontiotuote Oy, Scanfil Plc, and Mecanova Oy, and has served on the boards of several companies. Anttila holds a Master of Science in Engineering degree.
Based in Leppävirta, Gebwell manufactures ecological heating and cooling equipment for properties. Founded in 2006, the company’s products include district heating substations, heat pumps, energy accumulator tanks, and domestic hot water heaters. In addition to Finland, Gebwell operates in Sweden and Poland.