Matti has an excellent reputation as a leading lawyer within the corporate mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and capital markets practices.
Matti is the head of our Corporate Group in Finland. He is also a member of International Corporate Group steering committee.
He has a wealth of experience advising Finnish and international clients on a broad variety of transactions and general corporate work, including private and public M&A, capital markets, private equity and venture capital investments, management buyouts (MBOs), re-organisations, and commercial agreements.
In recent years Matti has conducted private and public M&A work in the aviation, financial services, communications, food, Information Technologies (IT), media and life science sectors. For many years he has been acknowledged as one of the leading M&A and capital markets experts in Finland in all leading international legal directories such as PLC Which Lawyer, IFLR1000, EMEA Legal 500 and Chambers and Partners and in addition he has been continuously selected by the peers in the list published by the Best Lawyers in the practice areas of Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions in Finland. IFLR1000 (2015 and 2014) nominated Matti as a Leading Lawyer for Mergers & Acquisitions.
Matti has over 20 years’ experience as a lawyer and, prior to joining us, he worked as a partner in one of the other leading law firms in Finland. He trained at the bench at the District Court of Helsinki and is a member of the International Bar Association (IBA) and the Finnish Businessmen’s Association.