Finance Finland represents the majority of banks, insurers, finance houses, securities dealers, fund management companies and financial employers operating in Finland. We have 264 member organisations, who employ about 36,000 people. Our members’ commitment to responsible business is the cornerstone of our lobbying.

FFI members include

  • Credit institutions
    • Commercial banks, etc.
    • OP Financial Group
    • POP Bank Group
    • Savings Banks Group
  • Insurers
    • Life insurance companies
    • Authorised pension insurance companies
    • Non-life insurance companies
  • Investment firms
  • Fund management companies

List of members

Board of Directors

The FFI Board is elected by the general meeting. The Board has authority over all of FFI’s strategic lobbying projects and key issues that concern the entire sector. It also decides on FFI’s strategy, organisation, action plan, budget, and other such matters specified in the FFI rules. The Board elects its own Executive Chairman and Vice Chairmen.

Executive Chair:
Sara Mella, Head of Personal Banking FI, Nordea Bank AB

Vice Chairs:
Juha Koponen, CEO, LocalTapiola Group
Timo Ritakallio, President and Group Chief Executive Officer, OP Financial Group

Members of the Board:

Juha Hammarén, Interim CEO, Aktia Bank
Jens Wiklund, Head of Personal Customers, Danske Bank
Carl Pettersson, CEO, Elo
Tomi Yli-Kyyny, CEO, Fennia
Jouko Pölönen, CEO, Ilmarinen
Riikka Laine-Tolonen, CEO, S-Bank
Ville Talasmäki, Group CIO, Sampo
Karri Alameri CEO, Savings Banks’ Union Coop
Peter Wiklöf, CEO, Bank of Åland Plc

Arno Ahosniemi
, CEO, Finance Finland

Secretary of the Board:
Mari Pekonen-Ranta, Director, Finance Finland 


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