Risto Murto to serve as Chairman of our Board of Directors


The new Chairman of our Board of Directors is Risto Murto, CEO of Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company. He was elected by the Annual General Meeting of TELA held on April 11th 2017.

The Annual General Meeting also elected the Vice Chairmen and other Members of the Board.

The first Vice Chairman is CEO Timo Ritakallio of Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company, the second Vice Chairman is CEO Timo Kietäväinen of Keva, and the third Vice Chairman is Managing Director Harri Lemmetti of Pension Fund of the Finnish Broadcasting Company.

The new Board Member elected is Ecclesiastical Counsellor Leena Rantanen of Church Pension Fund.

In addition, the following persons continue as Board Members: Stefan Björkman, CEO of Etera Mutual Pension Insurance Company; Åsa Ceder, CEO of Alandia Group; Satu Huber, CEO of Elo Mutual Pension Insurance Company; Päivi Huotari, CEO of Farmers’ Social Insurance Institution Mela; Jan-Erik Stenman, CEO of Veritas Pension Insurance; Timo Toropainen, Managing Director of Finnish Pension Funds; and Kari Välimäki, Managing Director of Seafarer’s Pension Fund.

Composition of our Board of Directors