Stock Exchange Release 1/4/2009  17:15

Sanoma Corporation's Board of Directors has decided to appoint the members for Audit Committee, Human Resources Committee and Editorial Committee until the Annual General Meeting in 2010.

Audit Committee comprises Sirkka Hämäläinen-Lindfors (Chairman), Robert Castrén (Vice Chairman) and Rafaela Seppälä.

Human Resources Committee comprises Jaakko Rauramo (Chairman), Paavo Hohti (Vice Chairman), Jane Erkko and Seppo Kievari.

Editorial Committee comprises Seppo Kievari (Chairman), Jane Erkko (Vice Chairman), Paavo Hohti and Sirkka Hämäläinen-Lindfors.

Executive Committee comprises, in accordance with the Articles of Association, Chairman of the Board Jaakko Rauramo (Chairman), Vice Chairman of the Board Sakari Tamminen (Vice Chairman) and President and CEO Hannu Syrjänen.

Sanoma Corporation

Kim Ignatius
Chief Financial Officer

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