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Rapala VMC Corporation (0MEF.L)

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Rapala VMC Corporation

MAekelAenkatu 91
Helsinki 00610
358 9756 2540

Full-time employees1,777

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Nicolas Cederstrom WarchalowskiPres & CEO900kN/A1971
Mr. Jan-Elof Cavander M.Sc (Tech.)Accounting & Fin. Mang. and CFON/AN/A1985
Mr. Stanislas de CastelnauExec. VP & Head of OperationsN/AN/A1963
Mr. Olli AhoExec. VP of Gen. Counsel, Investor Relations & Sec.N/AN/A1959
Mr. Tom MackinStrategic AdvisorN/AN/A1961
Mr. Victor SkvortsovExec. VP of Distribution - Russia, Belarus & KazakhstanN/AN/A1962
Mr. Cyrille ViellardExec. VP & Pres of VMC PêcheN/AN/A1977
Mr. Arto NygrenExec. VP of Lure ManufacturingN/AN/A1965
Mr. Jean-Philippe NicolleExec. VP & Head of European DistributionN/AN/A1968
Mr. David NeillExec. VP of Product Devel. & InnovationN/AN/A1973
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Rapala VMC Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in manufacturing, sourcing, and distributing fishing tackle products in North America, Nordic countries, rest of Europe, and internationally. It operates through two segments, Group Products and Third Party Products. The company offers products used in lures for hard baits, and also for fishing accessories, clothing, luggage, and eyewear; metal lures specifically designed for salmon and trout fishing, and trolling in fresh and salt water; braided and monofilament lines, and specialized leader lines; hooks used for sport fishing and commercial hooks, and terminal tackles; hard baits, hybrids and rigged, and unrigged soft baits; specialized trolling lures and metal jigs for saltwater big game fishing; baits for carp, match, and coarse fishing; and knives for filleting, outdoor, hunting, and kitchen use, as well as ice augers and auger blades, and cross country skis. Its brand portfolio includes Rapala and other international brands, such as VMC, Sufix, Storm, Blue Fox, Luhr Jensen, Williamson, Dynamite Baits, Mora Ice, Trigger, Marttiini, and Peltonen. Rapala VMC Corporation was founded in 1936 and is based in Helsinki, Finland.

Corporate governance

Rapala VMC Corporation’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 September 2022 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 8; Board: 9; Shareholder rights: 1; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.