June 29, 2022 | BiomaterialsGreen chemistryGrowthNewsTeam

Brightplus welcomes three new experts to support business growth

We have recently onboarded three new specialists to our team who share our mission to create green chemistry innovations with a positive impact on the future. Join us in welcoming Marjo, Janne and Tiina!

Marjo Kivijärvi has joined us as a Project Director to lead our customer-driven innovation projects. Marjo has an extensive background in the chemicals and renewables industry from leading organizations such as Kraton and Stora Enso.

“I am really excited to join Brightplus to work with interesting sustainability-inspired projects and for the value we can add to our customers heading to a more circular and biobased future. I am looking forward to all the opportunities for growth and development as a person and for us as a company for the benefit of our environment.”

Janne Juhola joined us as a Sales Director to drive international and domestic growth of our product and solution sales. Janne has previously worked at Aurubis Finland, and he has a deep technical knowledge of architectural coatings and a very sales and marketing-oriented approach to business.

“I’m very happy to join Brightplus and leverage my partnership know-how and sales experience for the further development of the growing green technology business.“

Tiina Leppäjärvi joined us as a Senior Material Specialist to support our R&D team in developing new innovative renewable materials. Tiina holds D.Sc. in Chemical Engineering and is an experienced R&D Scientist with extensive material and chemistry knowledge and a strong hands-on attitude.

“It is important to reduce the crude oil dependency and combat climate change. I am thrilled to join Brightplus and have a chance to contribute to developing biobased material innovations and more sustainable products together with the team.”

A warm welcome to the team Marjo, Janne and Tiina!

In the main picture from left to right: Marjo Kivijärvi, Janne Juhola and Tiina Leppäjärvi.

Brightplus Oy

Brightplus is an innovative renewable materials manufacturing company from Finland. We specialise in design and development of new functional properties for industrial biomaterial solutions. We cater for industries like packaging, construction, cosmetics and consumer goods. Our expertise is based on developing solutions to multiple industries and providing fast prototyping and full fit for customers’ production lines. Our BrightBio technology creates an optimal fit between coatings, barriers and plastic replacing materials to help you in raising your material functionality to the next level. Read more: https://www.brightplus.com/


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