Carita Group - Better Care

Who we are

Board

Esa Soppi
Esa Soppi

Chairman of the Board; Member of the Board of MediMattress

MD, PhD, MBA

More than 150 published scientific originals publications and reviews, more than 100 scientific abstracts, more than 100 scientific presentations, two medical textbooks

Special competence & duties: scientific affairs, clinical evidence

Mikko Saarinen
Mikko Saarinen

Member of the Board

Student at Law School (University of Lapland)
Chairman of the Law Students’ Association (University of Lapland)

Special duties: projects, interests of the business owner’s family

Jukka Vilhunen
Jukka Vilhunen

Member of the Board; Chairman of the Board of MediMattress

MA

More than 30 years of experience in management, including several CEO assignments

Special competence & duties: human resources, leadership

Markku Lukkari
Markku Lukkari

Member of the Board

More than 30 years of experience in sales, more than 20 years of experience in sales & marketing management positions

Special competence & duties: digital systems used in sales & marketing

Management

Hannu Saarinen
Hannu Saarinen

CEO and Owner of the Carital Group

MSc (Tech), BSc (Econ)

More than 30 years of experience in different management positions

Before Carital, eight years as CEO of a medium-sized industrial company

22 years of experience as an entrepreneur

Henna Sipponen
Henna Sipponen

Marketing and Sales Manager in Finland, Member of the Carital Group Management team of MediMattress Ltd since 2012
More than 15 years of experience in B2B sales
Physiotherapist

Paula Häkkinen
Paula Häkkinen

Customer Service Manager of the Carital Group and MediMattress Ltd since 2003

MA

Lauri Haavikko
Lauri Haavikko

Business Development Manager

MSc (Tech)

Irene Arula
Irene Arula

Production Manager of the Carital Group and MediMattress Ltd since 2009

More than 25 years of experience in the sewing industry