Chief Executive Officer
The Chief Executive Officer handles the running administration of the company in accordance with the instructions and directions of the Board of Directors. The Chief Executive Officer is appointed by the Board of Directors.
As of 16 March 2021, Hanna Hiidenpalo, M.Sc. (Econ.) will act as Elo's interim CEO (born in 1966).
The Executive Group, consisting of directors appointed by the Board of Directors, assists the Chief Executive Officer in the company’s operative management and planning of operations. The Executive Group is involved in, for example, preparing any matters related to the company’s strategy, budgeting and organisation for the Board of Directors.
The Executive Group at Elo consists of:
Director, Chief Investment Officer
Born 1966, Master of Science (Econ.)
Born 1967, Master of Laws
Born 1960, Master of Science (Eng.)
Born 1962, M.Sc., Fellow of the Actuarial Society of Finland
Born 1967, M.Sc. (Econ.)
Born 1966, B.Sc., MBA
Born 1963, M.A.
Born 1975, M.Sc.
Born 1969, M.Soc.Sc.
Development Director Sanna Laakso
Director of Sales Tom Kurtén - responsible for sales collaboration with Fennia
Director of Sales Susan Sajantila - responsible for sales collaboration with LocalTapiola
Director of Information Management Aaro Mutikainen
Marketing Director Joni Tikkanen
Development Director Eero Sallasmaa
Director of Financial Services Tarja Anttila
Director of Legal Affairs Harri Christensen
Director of Public Relations Katja Veirto
Chief Audit Executive Anne Nurminen
Chief Actuary Cecilia Åkerlund-Biström
Medical insurance specialists
Senior Physician Liisamari Krüger
Medical insurance specialist Lotta Autio
Medical insurance specialist Hannele Heilä
Medical insurance specialist Timo Honkanen
Medical insurance specialist Sirkku Martti
Medical insurance specialist Mikko Nykänen
Medical insurance specialist Rauni Pietilä
Medical insurance specialist Anita Riipinen
Senior Medical Advisor Tanja Rokkanen
Medical insurance specialist Juhani Rämö
Medical insurance specialist Tuula Rönkkö-Kuivalainen
Medical insurance specialist Hannu Vanhanen
Senior Medical Advisor Jyrki Varjonen
Medical insurance specialist Aarne Ylinen
Positions of trust of the management and the investment organisation
In accordance with Section 10 c of the Pension Insurance Companies Act, Elo shall, as of 1 January 2015, maintain an updated register that lists the memberships of the Board members, the Chief Executive Officer, and the Deputy CEO in the boards, supervisory boards or corresponding bodies, apart from limited liability housing companies, of organisations and foundations with financial or social significance.
The register also lists the memberships of Elo’s other managers and investment organisation employees in the boards, supervisory boards or corresponding bodies of other organisations and foundations.
The register will be updated whenever any changes take place. Elo’s Compliance Officer, Roope Noronen, is responsible for maintaining the register and answering any inquiries regarding the register.