Aktia plc: Arja Talma nominated as new member of the Board of Directors of Aktia plc


Aktia plc
Stock exchange release
17.4.2013 at 10.30 a.m.

Arja Talma nominated as new member of the Board of Directors of Aktia plc

The presiding officers of Aktia plc's Board of Supervisors propose that Arja Talma (50), M.Sc. (Econ.), eMBA, be elected as new member of the Board of Directors. Talma is member of Kesko Corporate Management Board with responsibility for Store Sites and Capital Expenditures. Talma is well acquainted with business and financial management and auditing.

The election is proposed to be conducted by the Board of Supervisors of Aktia plc on 7 May 2013.

The presiding officers propose that the number of members of the Board of Directors be confirmed as seven (7) until further notice.



For more information, please contact:
Håkan Mattlin, Chairman of the Board of Supervisors, tel. +358 500 459 059

Anna Gabrán, Investor Relations Manager, tel. +358 10 247 6501


Nasdaq OMX Helsinki,
mass media,



Aktia Group provides a broad range of products within banking, insurance and real estate agency.­ Aktia operates  in Finland's coastal areas and inland growth areas. Aktia has some 300,000 customers who are served by 1,000 employees at 60 branch offices and via Internet and telephone services. Aktia's shares are listed on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd. For more information about Aktia, see www.aktia.fi.