Risto Räty appointed new Director, Commercial Marine for Alandia

Risto Räty has been appointed new Director, Commercial Marine for Alandia. Alandia is an insurance company with focus on Marine, Cargo and Pleasure Boat insurance. Headquartered in Finland’s Aland islands at the entrance to the Baltic Sea, and with offices in Helsinki, Stockholm and Gothenburg, Alandia employs approximately 120 professionals.

Räty has some 30 years of broad experience in the marine insurance industry and as a leader. He has for the past 10 years worked at Zurich Insurance in various roles within Marine Cargo, Property and Engineering lines of insurance. Prior to his career at Zurich, he worked at Marsh. He also has experience working as an underwriter within Pohjola.

“I am very pleased to welcome Risto Räty, a highly capable and experienced leader, to Alandia” said Alandia CEO Tony Karlström.

Räty will take up his role on June 27th, based in Helsinki. He will travel continuously to Alandia’s other offices in Mariehamn and Stockholm.

The appointment is subject to regulatory approval.