Anni Ala-⁠Mettälä

Lawyer, Senior Associate, LL.M., 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.

Cases

22.11.2019

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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7.11.2019

Sale of Kone-Yijälä Oy to Metsäkonepalvelu Oy

Applex Attorneys advised sellers in the sale of shares in Kone-Yijälä Oy to Metsäkonepalvelu Oy. Kone-Yijälä Oy is a Finnish harvesting company established in 1993 by two brothers, Antti and Heikki Yijälä. The company is very well known in the logging field and Kone-Yijälä is widely acknowledged as a reliable brand.

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1.11.2019

Sale of Model IT Oy to Ålandsbanken

Applex Attorneys advised sellers in the sale of Model IT Oy to Crosskey Banking Solutions Ab Ltd, a subsidiary of Bank of Åland Plc (Ålandsbanken Abp).

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3.6.2019

AQ Group AB – acquisition of Trafotek Oy

Applex advised AQ Group AB on its acquisition of Trafotek Oy (LTI Holding Oy) and its subsidiaries in Estonia, China and Brasil from Intera Fund I Ky and the other sellers. The transaction was completed on June 3, 2019 after approval from the Finnish and the Estonian competition authorities.

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Career

  • 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

Education

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

     

Languages: Finnish, English, Swedish

Memberships

  • The Association of Finnish Lawyers