Partner promotion

Avance is pleased to announce the promotion of Topi Siniketo to the partnership, effective 1 January 2018.

Topi represents a new generation of versatile technology lawyers with a broad understanding of legal and commercial aspects related to technology-heavy industries. Topi has extensive experience of complex technology transactions with a particular focus on private M&A as well as venture capital-related transactions. Alongside transactional work, Topi advices on matters related to intellectual property rights and data protection in general. His clients include leading private equity and venture capital investors as well as technology companies.

Managing Partner Carl-Henrik Wallin: “We are very pleased that Topi joins the partnership. His broad and in-depth understanding of hot-topic technology, as well as the demanding transactional dynamics, makes him a unique advisor and a very important team member for the future”.

Senior Partner Ulf-Henrik Kull: “The fight for talent continues. We are very pleased that Avance can provide a unique platform for Topi to take the next natural steps in his career and that he will continue to contribute to the “Avance story” as a part of the partnership”.

In addition to his Finnish law degree, Topi is a graduate of New York University and National University of Singapore Law Schools. Topi is also a member of the New York State Bar.

Carl-Henrik Wallin, Managing Partner
Direct +358 40 522 3902

Ulf-Henrik Kull, Senior Partner
Direct +358 40 769 8229