Changes in the Executive Management Team of Ahlstrom Corporation

| Source: Ahlstrom
Ahlstrom Corporation STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE January 21, 2014 at 9.45

Laura Raitio, Executive Vice President, Building and Energy business area, has
resigned from Ahlstrom Corporation at her own request.

Laura Raitio joined Ahlstrom in 1990 and has been a member of the Executive
Management Team since 2006. She will continue to work at Ahlstrom until her
departure at the end of July 2014. Ms. Raitio's successor will be nominated in
due course.

'It has been extremely inspiring and exciting to be part of Ahlstrom's
development during the past 23 years that I have worked with the company. The
company has transformed into a leading player in high-performance materials, now
focusing on a product offering for a clean and healthy environment," said Laura

"I want to express our warmest thanks to Laura for her significant contribution
during her long-time career at Ahlstrom. It has been a pleasure working with
Laura, and I wish her all the best in her future challenges," said Jan Lång,
President & CEO.

For more information, please contact:
Liisa Nyyssönen
Vice President, Communications
Tel. +358 10 888 4757

Ahlstrom in brief
Ahlstrom is a high performance fiber-based materials company, partnering with
leading businesses around the world to help them stay ahead. Our products are
used in a large variety of everyday applications, such as filters, medical gowns
and drapes, diagnostics, wallcoverings, flooring and food packaging. We have a
leading market position in the businesses in which we operate. In 2012,
Ahlstrom's net sales from the continuing operations (excluding Label and
Processing business) amounted to EUR 1 billion. Our 3,800 employees serve
customers in 24 countries. Ahlstrom's share is quoted on the NASDAQ OMX
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