Suvi-Tuuli Saarnio

Title: 
Associate
Office: 
Helsinki
Telephone: 
+358 9 2288 4319
Mobile: 
+358 400 651 096
Language: 
English
Finnish
Swedish
Assistant: 
Elina Aulis

Assistant's telephone:

+358 9 2288 4311

Assistant's e-mail:

PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE

Suvi-Tuuli advises clients on mergers and acquisitions as well as private equity transactions. She also advises clients on general corporate, commercial and contract law.

Suvi-Tuuli joined the firm as a trainee in 2013, and she was appointed as associate lawyer in 2015. Prior to her graduation, she worked as a stagiaire at DG Taxation and Customs Union of the European Commission in Brussels. She also spent one semester studying international tax law at Uppsala University in Sweden.

RECENT REFERENCES

  • Counsel to Vaaka Partners in its sale of Solita
  • Counsel to Hartwall Capital Oy Ab in its acquisition of SUEZ Suomi Oy
  • Counsel to Intera Partners Oy  in its acquisition of Wise Group
  • Counsel to EQT Mid Market Fund on the acquisition of the leading Finnish private daycare provider Touhula Varhaiskasvatus Oy
  • Counsel to Morita in their acquisition of Bronto Skylift
  • Counsel to the Finnish Transport Agency in its acquisition of the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) project regarding the construction and maintenance of the E18 motorway section Hamina–Vaalimaa. The total value of the project is approx. EUR 378  million.

MEMBERSHIPS AND POSITIONS OF TRUST

  • Member of the Association of Finnish Lawyers
  • Member of the Finnish Sports Law Association

EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Associate Lawyer, Hannes Snellman, 2015
  • Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2015
  • Stagiaire, European Commission, Brussels, 2014
  • Associate Trainee, Hannes Snellman, 2013–2015
  • Junior Advisor, EY, 2012–2013
  • Uppsala University, Sweden, 2012
  • University level studies in economics and business administration at Hanken, the Swedish School of Economics, Helsinki, 2011–2012