Karlo Siirala

Karlo Siirala

The investment management industry plays an essential role in steering economic capital where needed, with the potential for creating a more sustainable tomorrow.

When contemplating fund formation and investment decisions in funds, sponsors and investors can count on our market-leading experience.

Fund formation

We advise finance market participants in forming and structuring funds as well as in complying with their regulatory obligations. Our efficient process guarantees a quick formation of funds of all types, along with the required documentation and transactions. We offer you the most up-to-date information and extensive experience of contract practices and terms. Our clients include banks, fund management companies and investment firms.

Fund investments

We advise institutional investors in their domestic and international fund investments. We ensure that the terms of the funds that are invested in are fair to the investor and in line with customary market practice. We also make sure that the fund investment fulfils the constraints of national regulation and the client’s own investment policy. Our clients include Finnish and international pension institutions, asset management companies, fund management companies, foundations, private equity companies and listed companies.

High-level support from leading fund law experts

You are supported by a team of fund law experts with top-notch expertise in alternative investment funds, private equity and venture capital, tax law, finance and financial regulation. We create business- and strategy-driven solutions tailored to your individual needs and ensure that your investment activities always conform to the most recent regulations.

We provide a comprehensive set of services and solutions for all matters related to investment funds, including:

  • Formation and structuring of funds and other asset management arrangements
  • Asset management agreements, fund distribution agreements
  • Advisory to sponsors on the governance, economic and tax structuring, and operation of fund entities
  • Regulatory advisory
  • Advisory on ESG matters and sustainable investing
  • Fund investment due diligence reviews for investors
  • Secondary transactions, restructurings and dissolutions