Press release 16.6.2023

Aurora streamlines management

Espoo, Finland – June 16th, 2023 – Aurora Propulsion Technologies streamlines management to fit new model of operation.

Perttu Yli-Opas has been nominated as the new Chief Executive Officer. He brings his extensive domain expertise and operational skills to drive the transition of the company into series production and customer-driven operations.

Our outgoing Chief Executive Officer Roope Takala will assume the role of Chairman of the Board with additional responsibilities. He brings his invaluable experience to also lead the investor relations, M&A activities as well as relationships with space agencies, partners and other multinational institutions. Roope has played an instrumental role in shaping our company and leading us to where we are today.

At Aurora we are excited about the opportunities that lie ahead. With Perttu as our new CEO and Roope as the Chairman, we are poised for continued growth and innovation to support the sustainable space ecosystem.

Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Perttu and Roope on their new roles.