PRACTICE AND EXPERIENCE
Antti specialises in capital markets, public and private M&A transactions, and corporate governance related questions. He has extensive experience in particular from complex cross-border transactions of public corporations.
Antti worked as a foreign associate at the capital markets practice of Jones Day in New York during 2015–2016. He is a member of the New York Bar.
Antti has frequently lectured on securities regulation and cross-border transactions at the University of Helsinki.
- Counsel to Pöyry Plc in ÅF’s recommended public cash tender offer for all shares in Pöyry, 2018
- Counsel to Kildare Partners in its public tender offer for Technopolis Plc, a Finland-based listed company providing offices, coworking spaces and related services, 2018. The transaction is valued at approximately EUR 730 million.
Counsel to Asiakastieto Group Plc in its acquisition of UC AB in Sweden (valued EUR 340 million), 2018
Counsel to Ahlstrom-Munksjö in the acquisition of Expera Specialty Solutions, a U.S.-based specialty paper producer, for an enterprise value of USD 615 million, and the related financing, 2018
Counsel to Nordic Packaging and Container Holdings (NPAC Holdings) in the sale of Powerflute Group Holdings Oy to Mondi Group, 2018
Counsel to Terveystalo in its IPO and listing on the Nasdaq Helsinki stock exchange, 2017
Counsel to Ahlstrom in the combination of Ahlstrom and Munksjö through a merger, 2016
Counsel to Biotie Therapies Corp. in the company's U.S. public offering of American Depositary Shares (ADS) and listing on the NASDAQ Global Select Market, 2015
Counsel to the Board of Sanitec in connection with the public takeover offer from Geberit, 2014
Counsel to Lemminkäinen Corporation in connection with its EUR 30 million rights issue and listing of new shares on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd, 2014
Counsel to Lemminkäinen Corporation in connection with its EUR 100 million bond issue and the listing thereof on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki Ltd, 2014
- Counsel to Pohjola Bank in connection with OP-Pohjola Group's EUR 3.3 billion tender for Pohjola Bank, 2014
MEMBERSHIPS AND POSITIONS OF TRUST
- Member of the New York Bar
- Member of the Finnish Bar Association
- Member of the Legal Committee of Amcham Finland
- Member of the Finnish Company Law Association
- Co-author of the Finnish Chapter in The Corporate Governance Review, 9th Edition, 2019
- Co-author of the Finland Chapter in The Corporate Governance Review, 8th edition, 2018
EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND
- Managing Associate, Hannes Snellman, 2018
Foreign Associate, Jones Day (New York), 2015–2016
- Senior Associate, Hannes Snellman, 2015
- LL.M. (Corporate Governance), Stanford Law School, 2013 (Fulbright Scholar)
- Associate Lawyer, Hannes Snellman, 2010
- Associate Lawyer, Lindgren & Mitts Law Office, 2010
- Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2009