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Risto Murto

Member, born 1963

CV, 4 August 2021

Murto was appointed member of the Board of Directors of Sampo plc on 16 April 2015.

CV, 4 August 2021

Current Position

Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company

  • CEO, President 2014-


Helsinki School of Economics

  • Ph.D (Economics) 1997

University of Oulu

  • LicPolSc (Economics) 1992
  • Master of Science (Economics) 1989


Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company

  • Executive Vice President 2010-2013
  • Senior Vice President, CIO 2006-2010

Opstock Ltd

  • President 2000-2005
  • Head of Equities and Research 1997-2000

Erik Selin Ltd

  • Head of Research 1993-1997

Bank of Finland

  • Economist 1992-1993

ETLA, the Research Institute of the Finnish Economy

  • Research Fellow 1987-1992

Positions of Trust

Securities Market Association

  • Board Member 2021-

e2 Research

  • Chairman of the Board 2020-

The Finnish Cultural Foundation

  • Member of the Supervisory Board 2020 -

Finance Finland (FFI)

  • Board Member 2019-

The Finnish Pension Alliance TELA

  • I Vice Chairman of the Board 2021-
  • Board Member 2019-2021
  • Chairman of the Board 2017-2019
  • I Vice Chairman of the Board 2014-2017

Finnish National Opera and Ballet

  • Member of the Supervisory Board 2016-

Wärtsilä Corporation

  • Vice Chairman 2021-
  • Board Member 2014-2021

Sampo plc

  • Board Member 2015-

Mr. Murto been determined by Sampo’s Board of Directors to be independent of the company and of major shareholders under the rules on Finnish Corporate Governance Code.