Jorma Ollila

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Jorma Ollila is the chairman of Royal Dutch Shell.[1]

A Finnish national, Ollila was born on 15 August 1950. He started his career at Citibank in London and Helsinki.[1]


In 1985, Ollila moved to Nokia, where he became Vice President of International Operations. In 1986, he was appointed Senior Vice President Finance and between 1990 and 1992 he served as President of Nokia Mobile Phones. Between 1992 and 1999 he was President and Chief Executive Officer of Nokia, and from 1999 to 2006 he was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. He remained Chairman from 2006 until May 2012.[1]

Royal Dutch Shell

Ollila was appointed Chairman of Royal Dutch Shell with effect from June 2006.[1]

In March 2013 he was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors of Outokumpo Oyj.[1]

External resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Board of Directors,, accessed 7 June 2013.