Jyri Luomakoski

Uponor Corp. appointed Jyri Luomakoski as president and CEO of the Uponor Group and its parent company. Luomakoski has acted as CEO on an interim basis since Oct. 27, 2008, when the previous CEO, Jan Lång, left the company. Luomakoski, who joined Uponor in 1996, most recently has served as CFO and Deputy CEO. He has also been responsible for the company’s municipal business in North and South America as well as in the United Kingdom and Ireland, for more than four years.

Wes Sisco

In other news, Uponor appointed industry veteran Wes Sisco as senior trainer for its factory training program and hired Steve Swanson, an expert in the field of hydronic and steam-heating, HVAC and plumbing, as customer trainer.