Markku Herrala

Director, Public and Media Relations, UPM
Director, Public and Media Relations

Based in Helsinki, Markku works as Director, Public and Media Relations at UPM, the leading company in the forest-based bio industry. In his current role Markku’s main responsibilities lie in UPM’s media relations, issues management and crisis communications.  In addition, he is responsible of the communications activities of UPM Energy business area and participates in the public affairs work of the industry. Markku has been one of the EACD mentors since the start of the mentoring program in 2016.