Annika's practice focuses on M&A transactions, with a particular focus on complex private equity and cross-border transactions. She has extensive experience in advising both international and domestic private equity sponsors and corporate clients in complex cross-border M&A, joint ventures, investments and refinancing transactions. From 2014 until 2018, Annika worked as an investment professional at EQT Partners in Stockholm, where she focused on Nordic and European private equity investments. Annika is a graduate of the University of Helsinki and Aalto University School of Business.

Prior Experience
Advising Infranode on the acquisition of MPY Telecom (2023)
Advising Danske Bank, SEB and Ilmarinen on the sale of Esperi Group to Triton (2022)
Advising Silo.Ai on its sale to Altor Equity Partners (2022)
Advising Mekonomen (Publ.) on the acquisition of Koivunen (2022)
Advising NEP Inc. on the acquisition of Bright Group from Capman (2021)
Advising Volati on its acquisiton of Pisla Oy (2020)
Advising Verdane on its acquisition of CAP-Group (2019)
Advising Smartly on the sale of a majority stake to Providence Equity Partners (2019)
Advising Francisco Partners backed Smartbear on the acquisition of Bitbar Technologies (2019)
Advising EVRY on the combination of Tieto and EVRY through cross-border merger (2019)
Education Background
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki (2013)
Master of Science, Aalto University (2010)
Memberships and Affiliations
Finnish Bar Association
Finnish Corporate Law Association
Finnish, Swedish, English
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