Committee Member Profile

Mr. Timo Viherkenttä Timo Viherkenttä

Member of Investment Committee, Aalto University

Timo Viherkenttä is the Chief Executive Officer of The State Pension Fund of Finland as from 2015. He started his career as an academic at the University of Helsinki, and, inter alia, served as Professor of Tax Law for 1.5 years. Later, he held several positions at the Ministry of Finance, including Director General for Budget and Permanent Under-Secretary. From 2002 until 2010, he was Deputy CEO at Keva (Local Government Pensions Institution), responsible for finance and investments. From 2010 until 2014, he was Justice at the Supreme Administrative Court. He has written two books and a substantial number of articles in legal and economic books and journals and given presentations in a wide range of occasions. He is a Doctor of Laws (University of Helsinki). (07.15)