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Risto Murto

Member, born 1963

CV, 13 January 2023

Member of the Board of Directors of Sampo plc since 16 April 2015.

CV, 13 January 2023

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

  • Chairman of the Board 2022-
  • Board Member 2021-2022

e2 Research

  • Chairman of the Board 2020-

The Finnish Cultural Foundation

  • Member of the Supervisory Board 2020 -

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

  • Deputy Chair of the Board 2021-
  • Board Member 2014-2021

Finnish Canoeing and Rowing Federation

  • Board Member 2022-

Sampo plc

  • Board Member 2015-
  • Member of the Nomination and Remuneration Committee 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.