Petri Niemisvirta

  • Managing Director, Mandatum Life Insurance Company Limited; Member of the Group Executive Committee, Sampo plc
  • Deputy Chairman of the Board 2019–, Chairman of the Board 2018, Deputy Chairman 2011–2018, Member of the Board since 2011, Member of the Audit Committee
  • Born: 1970
  • LL.M.

Principal working experience

  • Managing Director, Evli Life Ltd 2000–2001 
  • Product Manager (unit-linked insurance), Sampo Life Insurance Company Limited 1999–2000 
  • Life Insurance Sales Manager, Kaleva Mutual Insurance Company/ Sampo Life Insurance Company Limited 1995–1999

Principal positions of trust


  • Mandatum Life, Member of the Board 2019–
  • World Wide Fund For Nature, Finland, Member of the Council 2018–
  • Topdanmark A/S, Member of the Board 2017–
  • Kaleva Mutual Insurance Company, Member of the Board 2013 –, Chairman of the Board 2014–
  • Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, Member of the Board 2014–
  • Confederation of Finnish Industries EK, Chairman of Finance and Tax Commission 2011-2016, Member 2017–
  • BenCo Insurance Holding B.V. (Netherlands), Member of the Board 2009–


Finnish citizen
Independent of the company and its significant shareholders