Janne Larma, EQ's current long-term CEO, is a candidate for the company's Chairman of the Board, EQ says in a press release.

Mikko Koskimies is currently the CEO of EQ Asset Management.

EQ's largest shareholders have made a proposal to the Annual General Meeting that Janne Larma be elected as a member of the company's Board of Directors.

The board then elects him as its chairman.

Larna's new role was Full-Time, and his duties would include developing the EQ's strategy in addition to the presidency.

In addition, he will continue as an advisor to EQ-owned Advium Corporate Finance.

Larma has been the CEO of EQ for 10 years and the CEO of Advium for 20 years.