Appointment news - 6.9.2010
Investment Director Anne Riekki, LLM, MSc (Econ) has been appointed Finnish Industry Investment Ltds Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and a member of the Management Group while CFO Marko Häikiö is away on a years study leave.
Senior Advisor, Private Equity, Thomas Ahlström has been working in government-owned investment company Finnish Industry Investment Ltd since 1st September.
Our business environment is going through an interesting period right now, in the wake of the global financial crisis. Different equity-based financial instruments will become more important in M&As and buyouts, as the easy loan financing of earlier years contracts, Ahlström predicts.
Previously Ahlström has worked in Helmi Capital Ltd, an investment consultancy he founded, and also in Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken AB, as country manager for Finland and CEO of the Helsinki company. He has spent 10 years of his career working in the finance business abroad, in London and Sydney.
Thomas Ahlström also has many years experience of boardwork in companies operating in the finance, industrial and venture capital sectors.
He likes to hunt in his free time.
- Anne Riekki, Chief Financial Officer, Finnish Industry Investment Ltd,
mobile +40 766 6794, anne.riekki (at) industryinvestment.com
- Thomas Ahlström, Senior Advisor, Private Equity,
Finnish Industry Investment Ltd,
mobile +50 550 2330, thomas.ahlstrom (at) industryinvestment.com