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Team

Lauri Pietarinen
Chief Executive Officer

Lauri Pietarinen

Lauri has over 20 years of experience from diverse areas ranging from investment banking and corporate finance to asset management, real estate, private equity and various family office issues. 

Prior to joining Ajanta as a CEO, Lauri co-founded and worked at Prudentus Capital, high-quality advisory and capital arrangement specialist company. Before that, Lauri worked as Hartwall Capital’s Investment Director and oversaw an investment portfolio of ca. €800m, executed strategic transactions of various size with aggregate value in excess of €400m. Lauri has been a Partner and Analyst at E. Öhman J:or Securities Finland Ltd. Lauri has previously also worked as Quantitative Developer for Italian Monte Paschi Asset Management SGR.

Guy Reinikainen
Chief Operating Officer

Guy Reinikainen

Guy has over 30  years of experience in the fields of corporate finance, investments, finance and accounting. Prior to joining Ajanta as a COO, Guy worked at Hartwall Capital as a CFO over 6 years, where he was also in charge of the real estates.

Before that he was a Partner at Pohjola Corporate Finance Oy. Guy also worked at KMPG for 20 years in different roles: starting first with 10 years in accounting (KHT), then moving to Corporate Finance as a Partner.

Janne Tallgren
Property Manager

Janne Tallgren

Janne has nearly 30 years of experience in development, coordination and supervision of demanding real estate projects. 

Currently, in addition to supervising the development of several real estate projects in Finland and abroad, Janne is also in charge of construction of Zsar Outlet Village - the first premium outlet village in the Nordics.

Marika Biström
Financial Manager

Marika Biström

Marika joined Ajanta in May 2017 taking care of reporting, cash flow follow up and contacts to book-keeping. Before Ajanta, Marika worked as Finance Manager for Hartwall Capital for more than eight years.

Before that she was in charge of accounting and finance at SATS Finland Oy. Marika started her working carrier at Ericsson, where she worked for ten years of which the last five as Business Controller.

Alexandra Zavadskaya
Financial Analyst

Alexandra Zavadskaya

Alexandra joined Ajanta Oy in 2017 as a Financial Analyst. She is actively engaged in several projects in a different life cycle and with different needs, hence her daily tasks range from finance-related activities to business, strategy and marketing problem solving.

Prior to joining Ajanta Oy, Alexandra gained experience during her work at Prudentus Capital Oy – corporate financial advisory and consulting firm, where she performed market and industry analysis, competition, strategy and financial analysis. 

Mikko Salmivuori

Mikko has over 17 years of experience in investment banking, real estate investments and various business development projects.

As a board member of Ajanta, Mikko has been involved in several large investment projects in Finland and internationally. Before Ajanta, Mikko worked at E. Öhman J:or Securities Finland Ltd as a trader.

Janne Rauramo
Legal counsel

Janne Rauramo

Janne is Ajanta's in-house legal counsel. Janne has a wide experience in entrepreneurship and consulting  as well as coaching and teaching. Janne is involved in multiple Ajanta projects as a legal expert and  process developer.

Janne has previously worked as a General Manager for Torpan Pojat basketball club. Before that he has been a consultant through his own company IntoEdu. During his studies at University of Helsinki he also worked as a trainee at Castren & Snellman attorneys. He has also had a long career in teaching.