Board members

OP Mortgage Bank's Board of Directors

 

Chair
Vesa Aho, b. 1974

  • CFO, OP Financial Group
  • M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.)
  • Board member since 2018
  • Executive member dependent on the Company and its major shareholder (OP Cooperative)

Other relevant positions:

  • -

Relevant previous experience:

  • Garantia Insurance Company Ltd: CEO 2015–2018
  • OP Cooperative: Group Controller 2014–2015
  • Pohjola Bank plc: CFO, member of the Group's Executive Committee 2011–2014
  • Pohjola Bank plc: Head of Department, Credit Risk Management 2006–2011
  • Pohjola Bank plc: Credit Risk Manager 2004–2006, credit risk expert 2001–2004

 

Kaisu Christie, b. 1972

  • SVP, Mortgages, Retail Loans and Real Estate Business, OP Financial Group
  • BA Information Management & Technology, BA Transport & Tourism
  • Board member since 2019
  • Executive member dependent on the Company and its major shareholder (OP Cooperative)

Other relevant positions:

  • OP Koti Helsinki real estate agency: board member

  • Pivo Wallet Oyj: board member

Relevant previous experience:

  • OP Corporate Bank plc:  SVP, Products & Services, 2018

  • Cognizant Technologies, Nordics: Senior Director, Digital Strategy & Transformation, 2017-2018

  • Bank of Queensland, Australia: Head of Digital & Innovation/Digital Transformation, Head of Service Delivery & IT Business Partnering 2013-2017

  • Origin Energy, Australia: Portfolio Delivery Manager, 2010-2013

 

Lauri Iloniemi, b. 1957

  • Head of Treasury & ALM, OP Financial Group
  • BA
  • Board member since 2019
  • Executive member dependent on the Company and its major shareholder (OP Cooperative)

Other relevant positions:

  • -

Relevant previous experience:

  • Various duties in Postipankki and its successors between 1985 and 2007 e.g.:
    • Sampo Bank plc: Head of Asset and Liability Management
    • Sampo-Leonia: Director, Banking Book Management
    • Leonia: Head of Department, ALM