A total of 13 applications were submitted for the vacant post on the Board of the Bank of Finland by the deadline 10 a.m., Monday, 4 June 2018.

Name and qualification Current post Current employer
Kiander, Jaakko, PhD (Pol.Sc.), Docent Chief Communications Officer  Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
Kilponen, Juha, DSc (Economics and Business Administration) Head of Forecasting Bank of Finland
Koskinen, Johannes, LLM, trained on the bench Member of the Board of Directors European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Kurri, Samu, MSocSc Head of Department Financial Supervisory Authority
Pösö, Mika, MSc (Econ.) Head of Department Bank of Finland
Saarenheimo, Tuomas, PhD (Pol.Sc.) Under-Secretary of State

Ministry of Finance

Sovala, Markus, PhD (Pol.Sc.) Leader of Change Helsinki-Uusimaa region

Helsinki-Uusimaa Regional Council

Spolander, Mikko, LicSc (Econ.) Director General, Economics Department

Ministry of Finance

Vartiainen, Juhana, DSocSc, Docent Member of Parliament

Finnish Parliament

Virolainen, Kimmo, DSc (Econ.) Alternate Executive Director

International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Välimäki, Tuomas, DSc (Econ.) Head of Department Bank of Finland

Applications were also received from two persons not wishing to have their names disclosed.

For further information please contact Matti Vanhanen, Chairman of the Parliamentary Supervisory Council, tel. +358 400 317 511.