Lumera appoints Kerstin Hessius to Board of Directors



Stockholm, May 30, 2023 – Lumera, a leading insurtech company dedicated to the digital transformation of the European Life and Pensions industry, has appointed Kerstin Hessius to its Board of Directors. 

Kerstin Hessius is the former CEO of the Third Swedish National Pension Fund (AP3), a position she held for 18 years until the end of 2022. She is now committed to strategic advisory and directorships. She has previously held several leading positions in financial markets, including that as deputy Governor of the Swedish Central Bank (Riksbanken) and CEO of the Stockholm Stock Exchange (OMX).

“Having Kerstin Hessius join our Board is a significant addition. Her insights from a central position in the Swedish pension system suggest that she will contribute from a customer perspective. We also recognize Kerstin’s talents for combining strategic insight with solid business acumen. I look much forward to discussing our most decisive issues with her,” says Mats Lillienberg, CEO, Lumera.

Kerstin Hessius currently also serves on the boards of Handelsbanken and Hemsö Fastighets AB. She holds a BSc degree in Business Administration from Stockholm University.

“Joining the Lumera Board is an interesting challenge for me, as growth is at the heart of the company’s strategic issues. In my view, Lumera is already a successful company that is now ready for a greater and more complex mission: helping European life and pensions providers drive digitalization while they are also facing structural industry change. For Lumera, this transformation translates to significant business opportunities,” says Kerstin Hessius.

For more information please contact:Mats Lillienberg, CEO, Lumera: +46 70 848 81 87, mats.lillienberg@lumera.comChristine Blinke, CMO, Lumera: +46 73 668 60 08,

About LumeraLumera is dedicated to the digital transformation of the Life and Pensions industry. As insurtech innovators, we are introducing AI-powered automation and business analytics to policy administration. The Prudent Revolution is our mission – bridging technology and partnership to navigate the fastest, safest path through complex change for L&P providers. With a faultless track record from extensive migration projects, Lumera combines our cloud-native policy administration platform with deep domain expertise.

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