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2015-03-24

Amer Sports Oyj: Vincent Wauters appointed President of Apparel

Amer Sports Corporation

STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE
March 24, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.

Vincent Wauters appointed President of Apparel

Mr. Vincent Wauters, currently General Manager of Arc'teryx Inc., has been
appointed President of Amer Sports Apparel business and a member of Amer
Sports Executive Board, effective as of March 24, 2015. In his new role, Mr.
Wauters also continues to lead the Arc'teryx brand. He will report to Amer
Sports' President and CEO Heikki Takala. Mr. Wauters has successfully been
leading Arc'teryx since 2012. Before that, he was the Senior Vice President,
Amer Sports Global Operations, and a member of the Executive Board.

"Over the past three years, Vincent has successfully led Arc'teryx with
continuous acceleration in line with the company strategy. I am pleased to
promote a strong leader like Vincent from our internal bench, as we continue
to build capabilities to accelerate toward our ambitious longer term
targets", says Heikki Takala, President and CEO of Amer Sports.

Andy Towne, previously President of Apparel, will at the same time leave Amer
Sports. "I want to thank Andy for his positive contribution in building our
Apparel business to today's intermediate stage with solid foundations and
readiness for further acceleration", says Heikki Takala.

For further information, please contact:

Heikki Takala, President and CEO, tel. +358 20 712 2510
Terhi Heikkinen, SVP, Human Resources, tel. +358 20 712 2542

DISTRIBUTION:

Nasdaq Helsinki
Major media
www.amersports.com

AMER SPORTS

Amer Sports (www.amersports.com) is a sporting goods company with
internationally recognized brands including Salomon, Wilson, Atomic,
Arc'teryx, Mavic, Suunto and Precor. The company's technically advanced
sports equipment, footwear and apparel improve performance and increase the
enjoyment of sports and outdoor activities. The Group's business is balanced
by its broad portfolio of sports and products and a presence in all major
markets. Amer Sports shares are listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki stock exchange
(AMEAS).

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Source: Amer Sports Oyj via Globenewswire

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