Anni Ala-⁠Mettälä

Attorney-at-Law, Senior Associate, M.Sc.

Anni is specialized in corporate law and mergers and acquisitions. She assists our clients in various corporate law related assignments as well as domestic and cross-border transactions. Anni also has experience in finance transactions, private equity, venture capital and financial regulation. In addition, she assists our clients in general contract law and litigation assignments.



Innowash Fund I Ky – Establishment of Car Wash Fund

Applex advised Innowash Oy on establishment of alternative investment fund (AIF) Innowash Fund I Ky and registration of the alternative investment fund manager (AIFM) in the register maintained by the Finnish Financial Supervisory Authority. Innowash is the world’s first AIFM focused on car wash and Innowash Fund I Ky the world’s first car wash AIF.

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Vincit Plc’s co-operation agreement with Taksi Helsinki Oy

Applex represented Vincit Plc when Vincit entered into a co-operation agreement with Taksi Helsinki Oy concerning management and rendering of digital services to Taksi Helsinki. The purpose of the co-operation is to develop taxi dispatch services for the entire Finnish market and the co-operation is a part Vincit’s new strategy aiming towards more comprehensive service offering.

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Millog Oy – Acquisition of Virve Tuotteet ja Palvelut Oy

Applex advised Millog Oy on its acquisition of Virve Tuotteet ja Palvelut Oy from Suomen Erillisverkot Oy. The transaction was completed on January 2, 2020.

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Wirepas Oy’s EUR 14.9 million equity financing round

Applex Attorneys assisted Wirepas Oy in its EUR 14.9 million equity financing round, in which Inventure Investment Fund and Tesi from Finland, ETF Partners from the UK, KPN Ventures form the Netherlands, Vito Ventures from Germany and Karma Ventures from Estonia invested in Wirepas.

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  • Applex Attorneys Ltd, Lawyer 2017–
  • Roschier, Attorneys Ltd, Associate (Finance and Restructuring) 2016–2017
  • Roschier, Attorneys Ltd, Research and Thesis Trainee (Corporate and Capital Markets) 2015
  • Asianajotoimisto Ympäristölaki Oy, Legal Trainee 2015
  • Local Register Office of Häme, Civil Service Trainee 2013


  • LL.M., University of Helsinki 2016
  • M.Sc., Environmental Science and Technology, University of Jyväskylä 2012 

Languages: Finnish, English, Swedish


  • The Association of Finnish Lawyers
  • Finnish Bar Association