Greg Seymour Managing Director and Leif Käldman founder and Chairman of the Board



LKI Käldman Ltd., founded in 1979, is situated in Pedersöre on the west coast and in Lappeenranta in the south of Finland. We develop and produce solutions for sheet metal handling automation in partnership with Amada. We also offer other industrial automation solutions and services, including for example FMS solutions, services and support as well as software solutions. 

Bennäs plant – Head office and production halls
Lövö plant – production hall 

About 95 % of our production is exported, mainly to Europe and to North America, and the total number of employees is about 160. The founder of LKI Käldman Ltd., Leif Käldman and his family, are the major shareholders of the company, together with Amada Co.,Ltd.

Amada Co.,Ltd. is a Japanese company founded in 1946, listed on the Stock Market in Tokyo and one of the leading manufacturers of metalworking machinery in the world. Including subsidiaries and affiliates, the Amada Group is composed of approximately 90 companies and 8 000 employees worldwide (~1 500 in Europe). 

LKI is run by Greg Seymour as the Managing Director and the founder Leif Käldman as Chairman of the Board.