Most companies in Finland do not live to see their fifth birthday, but KWH Groups turns 90 years on August 28, 2019. Behind the success lies the ability to adapt the business to changes in the environment, a combination of ending such activities that no longer work and to invest in new niches with potential.
Linda Sandbacka has been appointed as Accounting Controller since August 19, 2019.
Alma Talent Tietopalvelut (information service) analyses yearly the performance of the Finnish companies based on financial reports. The KWH Group got a rating “excellent” (78/100 points). As a result performer we were the number one in Ostrobothnia.
The number of employees in the KWH Group grew by 269 on average in 2018. At the year-end, the Group had 2,241 employees. The plan is to recruit more than 100 new employees in 2019.
The KWH Group is looking for an Accounting Controller to its main office in Vaasa.
KWH Group supports Team Rynkeby – God Morgon Vaasa as a Silver sponsor on 2019.
KWH Group has been given Kauppalehti’s Achiever Certificate again. Group has got 80/100 points in Balance Consulting’s analysis and therefore rating A (Excellent).
KWH Group has donated 10 000 euro to the Vaasa University of Applied Sciences (VAMK) and 10 000 euro to the University of Applied Sciences Novia. VAMK’s donation is directed to the field of technic and Novia’s donation to the field of technic and communication.
The KWH Group achieved the high expectations set for 2017. Turnover increased by 18%, and profits reached the record level with 31% profit improvement.
KWH Group has three articles in Coastline, a magazine that presents all the people, companies and phenomenons behind the Ostrobothnian success.
M. Sc. (Business Administration) Jan-Erik Hydén has been appointed as Financial Specialist starting from the 1st of January 2018.
KWH Group has been given Kauppalehti’s Achiever Certificate. Group has got 82/100 points in Balance Consulting’s analysis and therefore rating A (Excellent).