Members of the board, auditors and contact information

The Nordea funds are managed by Nordea Funds Ltd, the leading management company in the Nordics. Nordea Funds Ltd manages a total of 217 funds in Finland, Denmark, Norway and Sweden (December 2015); of these 66 funds are registered in Finland. The company employs 36 people, out of which 12 in Finland (December 2015).

The aggregated assets managed in the Nordea funds is 97,3 billion euros (December 2015). This means that Nordea Funds Ltd and its funds are one of the largest institutional investors in the Nordics.

Nordea Funds Ltd is part of the Nordea Group, the largest financial services group in the Nordic countries and the Baltic Sea region. The management company has the entire group's investment expertise and resources at its disposal.

  • The operations of the Nordic fund management companies in Nordea have been restructured in 2014. The management of UCITS and alternative funds was centralised  to one fund company with domicile in Finland, Nordea Funds Ltd. At present, the fund management operations are conducted through a branch structure in the other Nordic countries.
  • Nordea Funds Ltd operates under a licence granted by the Finnish Ministry of Finance in accordance with the UCITS directive. The management company is engaged in investment fund operations and other activities materially related to them.
  • The Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority has granted the mana­gement company a licence to act as an alternative investment fund manager pursuant to the Finnish act on managers of alternative investment funds on 17 March 2014.

  • The management company invests assets acquired from the public on behalf of the funds' unitholders in accordance with the fund rules. The management company acts in its own name on behalf of each fund and exercises the rights related to the assets in the fund. The management company is entitled to outsource certain functions to agents.
Nordea Funds Ltd – Board of Directors      
Nordea Funds Ltd – Auditors and contact information

Managing Director  
Henrika Vikman
Finnish citizen

Deputy Managing Director: 
Eric Christian Pedersen 
Danish citizen 

Board of Directors
Jukka Perttula, Chairman
Finnish citizen
Head of Nordea Private Banking Finland

Antti Kasi*, Vice Chairman
Finnish citizen
Professional Board Member

Torolf Aadnesen*
Norwegian citizen
Senior Vice President, Stiftelsen Det Norske Veritas 
Lars Eskesen*
Danish citizen
Professional Board Member
Cecilia Marlow*
Swedish citizen
Professional Board Member
Jussi Mekkonen
Finnish citizen
Executive Vice President, Deputy Head of Banking Finland, Nordea Bank Finland 
Ellen Pløger
Danish citizen
Head of Nordea Business Risk Implementation & Support
Olav Osland Vik-Mo  
Norwegian citizen  
Head of Business Development, Nordea Wealth Management 

*  Board member elected by unitholders

Management company 

Auditors of the management company and 
of the funds registered in Finland 
PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy, Firm of Authorised Public Accountants*
- principal auditor Juha Wahlroos, Authorised Public Accountant
Martin Grandell, Authorised Public Accountant**  
Deputy auditors  
Jukka Paunonen, Authorised Public Accountant*
Taru Mäenpää, Authorised Public Accountant**

The auditors are Finnish citizens.

* Auditor and deputy auditor elected by the General Meeting of the management company
** Auditor and deputy auditor elected by the unitholders

Nordea Funds Ltd
(Nordea Investment Fund Company Finland Ltd up to 11.12.2013)
Keskuskatu 3 A
FI-00020 NORDEA
Business identity code 1737785-9
VAT code FI17377859
Telephone +358 9 1651
Fax +358 9 165 48368
E-mail moc.aedron@8842L

Supervisory authority
The management company and its investment fund activities are supervised by the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority.
Visiting address Snellmaninkatu 6, 00170 Helsinki or Mikonkatu 8, 00100 Helsinki.  
Postal address PO Box 103, FI-00101 Helsinki
Telephone 010 831 51
Fax 010 831 5328
E-mail finanssivalvontaif.atnovlavissnanif@atnovlavissnanif 
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