We are delighted to announce that Antti Leppänen joins Avance as a Senior Advisor. Antti is a highly respected tax professional with more than 30 years of experience. He is especially known for his unique understanding of the banking, finance and insurance sectors, and has gained deep knowledge in the fields of M&A, tax litigation and general tax advisory by advising various Finnish and international companies. Antti’s vast experience further strengthens Avance’s capability to execute high-end transactions and litigation processes and to serve banking, finance and insurance sector clients.
Prior to joining Avance, Antti worked as a partner at KPMG. Before this, he was vice president at Nordea Bank responsible for tax and legal affairs and legal counsel at Sampo Insurance Company responsible for tax and corporate law matters.
“I am proud that Avance is receiving such a significant reinforcement”, states Sebastian Kellas, who heads the Tax and Structuring team.