Pohjola Pankki Oyj: Reima Rytsölä to depart Pohjola

             Pohjola Pankki Oyj: Reima Rytsölä to depart Pohjola

Pohjola Bank plc
Stock Exchange Release
10 October 2013 at 2.00 pm

Reima Rytsölä to depart Pohjola

Reima Rytsölä, Executive Vice President, Banking, Pohjola Bank plc, today
announced that he would resign from Pohjola on 10 April 2014 at the latest and
join another company.

Pohjola Bank plc

Carina Geber-Teir
Chief Communications Officer

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Carina Geber-Teir, Chief Communications Officer, tel. +358 (0)40 5024697

DISTRIBUTION
NASDAQ OMX Helsinki
LSE London Stock Exchange
SIX Swiss Exchange
Major media
op.fi, pohjola.com

Pohjola is a Finnish financial services group which provides its customers
with banking, non-life insurance and asset management services.Our mission is
to promote the sustainable prosperity, security and wellbeing of our
customers.Profitable growth and an increase in company value form our key
objectives.Pohjola Group serves corporate customers in Finland and abroad by
providing an extensive range of financial, investment, cash-management and
non-life insurance services.We offer non-life insurance and private banking
services to private customers.Pohjola Series A shares have been listed on the
Large Cap List of the NASDAQ OMX Helsinki since 1989. The number of
shareholders totals around 32,000. Pohjola's consolidated earnings before tax
came to 374 million euros in 2012 and the balance sheet total amounted to 45
billion euros on 31 December 2012. Pohjola is part of OP-Pohjola Group, the
leading financial services group in Finlandwith over four million customers.

www.pohjola.com

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