Finnish convenience food group HKScan has promoted its development director to the position of senior vice president for strategy and development.

Olli Antniemi is responsible for strategic business planning with an emphasis on group synergies and management of the group's strategy process, the company said today (11 January).

He previously served as executive vice president of the HKScan group's Baltic Group, managing director of Scan AB and most recently as development director at HK Ruokatalo Oy.

Antniemi will join the management team, which comprises executives including CEO Matti Perkonoja and CFO Irma Kiilunen.