Board of Directors

Tom Johnstone CBE, Chairman of the Board

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Independent of the company, dependent of significant shareholders. Born 1955, Master of Arts, Honorary Doctorate in Business Administration and Honorary Doctorate in Science. Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2015, Chairman of the Board since 2020.

Primary working experience
• SKF Group, several management posts, of which the most recent was President and CEO of AB SKF, 2003-2014

Other positions of trust
• British Swedish Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Board
• Combient AB, Chairman of the Board
• Husqvarna AB, Chairman of the Board
• Collegial AB, Chairman of the Board
• Investor AB, Member of the Board
• Northvolt AB, Member of the Board
• Volvo Cars, Member of the Board

Holdings in Wärtsilä Corporation on 31.12.2020: 20,126 shares

Risto Murto, Deputy Chairman of the Board

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President & CEO of Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company

Independent of the company and significant shareholders. Born 1963, Ph.D. (Econ.). President & CEO of Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company. Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2014, Deputy Chairman of the Board since 2021.

Primary working experience
• Varma, Executive Vice President, Investments, 2010-2013
• Varma, Chief Investment Officer, Investments, 2006-2010
• Opstock Ltd, Managing Director, 2000-2005
• Opstock Ltd, Head of Equities and Research, 1997-2000
• Erik Selin Ltd., Head of Research, 1993-1997


Other positions of trust
• e2 Research, Chairman of the Board
• Securities Market Association, Member of the Board
• The Finnish Pension Alliance TELA, I Deputy Chairman
• Finance Finland (FFI), Member of the Board
• Sampo plc, Member of the Board

Holdings in Wärtsilä Corporation on 31.12.2020: 15 229 shares

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Maarit Aarni-Sirviö

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Independent of the company and significant shareholders. Born 1953, M.Sc. (Tech.), eMBA. Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2007.

Primary working experience
• Directors’ Institute Finland - Hallitusammattilaiset ry, Secretary  General, 2012-2019
• Boardview Oy, Managing Director, 2012-2019
• Mint of Finland Ltd., President and CEO, 2008-2010
• Borealis Group, several senior positions in 1994-2008 of which  the most recent Vice President BU Phenol, 2001-2008, and Vice President BU Olefins, 1997-2001
• Neste Oyj, 1977-1994

Other positions of trust
• Finland National Committee for UN Women, Chairman of the Board

Relevant prior positions of trust

• Korona Invest, Senior Advisor, 2019-2021
• Directors’ Institute Finland – Hallitusammattilaiset ry, Member of the Board, 2011-2019
• ecoDa (The European Confederation of Directors’Associations), Member of the Board, 2012-2019
• Berendsen plc, Member of the Board, 2014-2017
• Rautaruukki Oyj, Member of the Board, 2005-2012
• Ponsse Oyj, Member of the Board, 2007-2010
• Vattenfall AB, Member of the Board, 2004-2007


Holdings in Wärtsilä Corporation on 31.12.2020: 38,719 shares

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Karen Bomba



Independent of the company and significant shareholders. Born 1964, B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering. Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2020.

Primary working experience 
• President of Smiths Interconnect, 2017-2020
• Morpho Detection, Inc., President & CEO, 2013-2017
• Labinal SA, Chairman and CEO, 2010-2013
• Zoltek Companies, Inc., Chief Operating Officer, 2008-2010
• Messier-Bugatti USA LLC, Chairman and CEO, 2004-2008
• Messier-Bugatti USA LLC, Executive Vice President and General Manager, 2000-2004
• Hitco Carbon Composites, Inc., Business Line Manager and Focused Factory Manager, 1993-2000
• Northrop Corporation, Manufacturing Engineering Manager, 1986-1993

Relevant prior positions of trust  
• European Chamber of Commerce, Member of the Board, 2007-2008
• Tri-County Economic Development Corporation, Member of the Board, 2007-2008
• French American Chamber of Commerce, Member of the Board, 2005-2006

Holdings in Wärtsilä Corporation on 31.12.2020: 4,216 shares

Karin Falk

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President, Husqvarna Construction Division


Independent of the company and significant shareholders. Born 1965, B.Sc. (Econ.). President, Husqvarna Construction Division. Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2017.

Primary working experience
• Volvo Group, Senior Vice President, Volvo Trucks Services & Customer Quality, 2016-2020
• Volvo Group, Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Brand Portfolio, 2012-2016
• Volvo Group, President, Non-Automotive Purchasing, 2008-2012
• Volvo Car Corporation, Vice President, Volvo Car Customer Service, 2006-2008
• Volvo Car Corporation, President, Volvo Car Special Vehicles, 2001-2006
• Volvo Cars and Volvo Group, various positions, 1988-2001


Holdings in Wärtsilä Corporation on 31.12.2020: 9,289 shares

Johan Forssell

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President and CEO of Investor AB

Independent of the company, dependent of significant shareholders. Born 1971, M.Sc. (Economics and Business Administration). President & CEO of Investor AB. Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2017.

Primary w
orking experience
• Investor AB, Head of Core Investments and Member of the Management Group, 2006-2015
• Aleris AB, Project Director, 2014
• Investor AB, Head of Research, 2003-2006
• Investor AB, Head of Capital Goods and Healthcare sector, 2001-2003
• Investor AB, Head of Capital Goods sector and Analyst, 1995-1999

Other positions of trust
• Atlas Copco, Member of the Board
• Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, Member of the Board
• Epiroc AB, Member of the Board
• EQT AB, Member of the Board
• Patricia Industries, Member of the Board
• Stockholm School of Economics, Member of the Board


Holdings in Wärtsilä Corporation on 31.12.2020: 9,289 shares

Mats Rahmström

Independent of the company and significant shareholders. Born 1965, MBA. President & CEO of Atlas Copco AB. Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2020.

Primary working experience 
• Atlas Copco AB, Business Area President, Industrial Technique, 2008-2017
• Atlas Copco AB, President, Atlas Copco Tools and Assembly Systems General Industry division within Industrial Technique, 2006-2008
• Atlas Copco AB, various positions in sales, service, marketing, and general management within Industrial Technique, 1988-2006

Other positions of trust 
• The Association of Swedish Engineering Industries, Member of the Board
• Piab AB, Member of the Board
• The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences, Member


Holdings in Wärtsilä Corporation on 31.12.2020: 17,716 shares

Tiina Tuomela


CFO, Uniper SE

Independent of the company and significant shareholders. CFO, Uniper SE. Born 1966, MBA, M.Sc (Engineering). Member of the Board of Wärtsilä Corporation since 2021.

Primary working experience
• Fortum Corporation, Executive Vice President, Generation Division, 2016-2021
• Fortum Corporation, Executive Vice President, Nuclear and Thermal Power Division, 2014-2016
• Fortum Corporation, various positions in finance, 2003-2014
• Imatran Voima Oy, various positions in finance, 1991-2003


Other positions of trust
• YIT Corporation, Member of the Board
• Teollisuuden Voima Oyj, Member of the Board

Relevant prior positions of trust
• Uniper SE, Member of the Supervisory Board, 2020-2021
• Finnish Energy, Member of the Board, 2018-2021
• Kemijoki Oy, Chairman of the Board, 2017-2021
• Forsmark Kraftgrupp AB, Member of the Board, 2014-2016
• Ekokem Oy, Member of the Board, 2014-2016
• Raskone Oy, Member of the Board, 2013-2015