Pinja Liikanen

Senior Associate, Helsinki

Pinja Liikanen is a Helsinki-based Senior Associate working with Roschier’s Private M&A, Private Equity and Private Funds practices, focusing in particular on venture capital investments and alternative investment fund formation. She has experience in advising international and domestic private equity sponsors, venture capital investors and industrial clients in various complex cross-border transactions. Pinja joined Roschier upon her graduation in 2017.

Pinja Liikanen’s experience includes advising:

  • Wolt in the EUR 7 billion sale of the company to DoorDash;
  • Wolt in its EUR 440 million financing round;
  • Business Finland Venture Capital Oy in investments in emerging VC funds within the framework of the risk finance programme;
  • Varjo Technologies Oy in its series C financing round;
  • TCV in its investment of approximately USD 200 million in Unified Retail Planning Pioneer RELEX Solutions;
  • Akzo Nobel N.V. in its EUR 1.4 billion public competing proposal for a tender offer for all shares in Tikkurila Oyj;
  • Boels Group in its public cash tender offer for Cramo Plc.

Roschier (2017-)

University of Helsinki, LL.M. (2017)

English, Finnish