Antti Kaunonen

Antti Kaunonen

President, Kalmar Automation Solutions | Kalmar

Antti Kaunonen (Dr. Tech., Control Engineering) has 30 years of experience in global industrial businesses and deep knowledge in automation.

Antti joined Kalmar in 2015 as the head of Automation and Projects business and he was appointed President of Kalmar about a year later, in July 2016. In April 2019, Cargotec reorganised Kalmar, and Antti was appointed President of Kalmar Automation Solutions. Before joining Kalmar, Antti worked at Voith in Germany for close to eight years in different management positions heading Voith Paper Automation, Voith Paper EMEA Region and, most recently, Voith Hydro Automation. Before that, Antti worked for Metso Automation for over 20 years in various key roles in Finland, USA and China.

Antti is a Board Member of Glaston Corporation since 2018 and Jiangsu Rainbow Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. since 2017. He was a member of the Foundation of the Tampere University of Technology, Finland in 2014-2018.