CEO and Management Team

The CEO of Savings Banks’ Union Coop is charged with the day-to-day governance of the central institution in accordance with the provisions of the Cooperatives Act, the implementation of the Savings Banks Group’s strategy in accordance with the directions and orders of the Board of Directors, the preparation of matters to be proposed to the Board and assisting the Board in preparing matters for presentation to the Board of Supervisors and the General Meeting.

The official organisational structure of Savings Banks’ Union Coop is based on areas of responsibility under the leadership of the CEO.

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CEO Karri Alameri 

The management team of the Savings Bank Centre and their key areas of responsibility:

CEO Karri Alameri
Head of Corporate Banking Manu Kauppila
Head of Personal Banking, Martti Hakala
Marketing and Communications Director Laine Spellman
COO, Chief Operations Officer Kaisa Tähtinen
Chief Strategy and Development Officer Kai Koskela
CIO, Chief Information Officer Pekka Suomalainen
CFO, Chief Financial Officer Ville Mikkola
CRO, Chief Risk and Compliance Officer Tiia Niemi
Head Of Human Resources Erkki Tommila


The Amalgamation’s internal audit is the responsibility of the internal audit function, which operates under the Board of Directors of the central institution and is led by Tuomas Angervo.

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Savings Banks’ Union Coop

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