The Board of Directors of the Finnish Centre for Pensions 2017-2019

Our Board of Directors includes the Chairman, the Vice Chairman and 13 Board members. The latter represent employer and employee organisations, self-employed persons and earnings-related pension providers.

Jukka Ahtela

Master of Laws (trained on the bench), Chairman of the Board of Ahtela Consulting Oy.

Essi Rentola

Vice Chairman
Ministry of Social Affairs and Health


Minna Helle

Representative of Employer Organisations
Executive Director, Industrial Relations
Technology Industries of Finland

Markku Jalonen

Representative of Employer Organisations
Director General
KT Local Government Employers

Keijo Karhumaa

Representative of Employee Organisations, Management Consultant
The Trade Union of the Public and Welfare Sectors

Sini Kivihuhta

Member of the Board
Deputy CEO
Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company

Janne Makkula

Representative of Self-employed Persons
Labour Market Director
Federation of Finnish Enterprises

Katarina Murto

Representative of Employee Organisations
The Finnish Confederation of Salaried Employees STTK

Pasi Mustonen

Member of the Board
Senior Vice-President, Actuaries
Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company

Sinikka Näätsaari

Representative of Employee Organisations
Head of Pension Policy
The Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions SAK

Katri Ojala

Representative of Employee Organisations
Senior Specialist, Akava

Ilkka Oksala

Representative of Employer Organisations
The Confederation of Finnish Industries

Timo Sipilä

Representative of Farmers
Tax Commissioner
The Central Union of Agricultural Producers and Forest Owners

Antti Tanskanen

Representative of Employer Organisations
Confederation of Finnish Industries

Katja Veirto

Member of the Board
Director of Public Relations
Elo Mutual Pension Insurance