Organization

The Foundation is governed by an eight-member Board of Trustees and a Financial Committee and administered under the direction of Executive Director, Mr. Arto Mäenmaa.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees sets policies and guidelines regarding e.g. the grant-making and financials of the Foundation. It makes sure that the Foundation is operating as intended and oversees the benefit of the Foundation.

The current members of the Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation’s Board of Trustees are

  • Professor Erkki K.M. Leppävuori
    Chairman
  • Dr.h.c., M.Sc. (Econ.) Arto Hiltunen
    Vice-Chairman
  • M.Sc. (Econ.) Vesa Kauppinen
    Board member
  • Director Jukka Paasikivi
    Board member
  • Ph.D. Seija Sihvola
    Board member
  • Docent Leena Svinhufvud
    Board member
  • M.Sc. (Econ.) Tapani Väljä
    Board member
  • BBA Risto Aarnio-Wihuri
    Board member

Financial Committee

The Financial Committee consists of the Chairman and two members of the Board of Trustees and the Executive Director of the Foundation. The Committee plans and executes the asset management and investments in terms of the financial policies set by the Board of Trustees.

The current members of the Financial Committee are

  • Professor Erkki K.M. Leppävuori
  • Dr.h.c., M.Sc. (Econ.) Arto Hiltunen
  • M.Sc. (Econ.) Vesa Kauppinen
  • M.Sc. (Econ.), EMBA, Arto Mäenmaa

Personnel

  • M.Sc. (Econ.), EMBA, Arto Mäenmaa, Executive Director
  • LL.M with court training, Jukka Lehmusvirta, Real estate manager
  • Eija Pitkänen, Coordinator: grants & real estates
  • Tuire Sauvala, Assistant to Executive Director & art collection coordinator
  • Auli Heiskala, Accountant