Marko Kovanen appointed as PrimaTimber’s new Sales Manager

Marko Kovanen appointed as PrimaTimber’s new Sales Manager

Mr Marko Kovanen has been appointed to the position of Sales Manager at PrimaTimber Oy. Mr Kovanen starts in his position on 1 November and he will be responsible for domestic sales.

Joni Nousiainen, Managing Director of PrimaTimber describes the appointment:

  • Marko’s long experience in timber sales will strengthen our knowledge base even further.

With a long experience in timber wholesales, Marko Kovanen describes his new appointment with enthusiasm:

  • I have followed PrimaTImber’s growth and development for many years and I really look forward to working in the company with such a strong brand and high-quality products.

The company’s product portfolio has expanded thanks to the recent business acquirement. In addition to outdoor building products, PrimaTimber provides sawn timber for house construction. As Joni Nousiainen explains:

  • Co-operation between the newly acquired Joensuun Höyläyspalvelu and PrimaTimber has been seamless, strengthening the quality and product development even further.

PrimaTimber’s impregnation plant in Joensuu harbour and Joensuun Höyläyspalvelu employ 20 people. PrimaTimber’s turnover was 11,9 Meur last year and Höyläyspalvelu’s 4,5 Meur, respectively.


Further information:

Joni Nousiainen, Managing Director
+358 400 355 445

Marko Kovanen, Sales Manager
puh. +358 40 849 8838


PrimaTimber produces premier quality impregnated timber, building materials for outdoor use and a wide range of components. Its product range also includes refined sawn spruce timber for housing construction. PrimaTimber’s customers consist of leading retailers, wholesale chains and wood product manufacturers. Its main market areas are Finland, western Europe and Asia. The company is part of Iivari Mononen Group.

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