Gisela Knuts to continue as Veritas chair

Finnish earnings-related pension provider, Veritas, has revealed that Gisela Knuts is to continue as its chair of the board.

The re-election of Knuts took place at a meeting on 30 January 2024. Taina Vallander, director of social impact, STTK, continues as vice-chairman.

During the meeting, the board's committee members were also elected. The board elected Björn Teir as chairman of the investment and risk committee. Gisela Knuts, Martin Paasi and Lasse Svens continue as members.

Gisela Knuts (chairman), Henriks Karlsson, Antti Tanskanen and Taina Vallander continue in the appointment and remuneration committee.

Stefan Kapténs (chairman), Andreas Remmer, Panu Routila and Taina Vallander continue in the audit committee.

Share Story:

Recent Stories

Podcast: The benefits of private equity in pension fund portfolios
The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, in which stock markets have seen increased volatility, combined with global low interest rates has led to alternative asset classes rising in popularity. Private equity is one of the top runners in this category, and for good reason.

In this podcast, Munich Private Equity Partners Managing Director, Christopher Bär, chats to European Pensions Editor, Natalie Tuck, about the benefits private equity investments can bring to pension fund portfolios and the best approach to take.

Podcast - The power of three: Using Common Contractual Funds to improve tax outcomes for investors
Large asset owners are still investing in equities in a way where they are taxed on their income. The implication is that they get a poorer return. They need to, and can, improve this, but how?

In this podcast, AMX Head of Client and Manager Development, Aaron Overy, and AMX Product Tax Specialist, Kevin Duggan, discuss with European Pensions Editor, Natalie Tuck, about three options to help ensure good withholding tax outcomes for institutional investors.

Mitigating risk
BNP Paribas Asset Management’s head of pension solutions, Julien Halfon, discusses equity hedging with Laura Blows