Associate Director, Finnfund
Helena joined Finnfund in July 2000 as a Financial Analyst and quickly became an Investment Manager. She has been active in the Renewable Energy sector, investing in it for more than 15 years in all the continents using Equity, Mezzanine and Debt instruments. Her projects include biomass fired thermal power plants as well as geothermal, wind, hydro and solar PV projects. She is always keen to look into new technologies and new countries. During her years in Finnfund she briefly worked for Triodos Bank in the Netherlands for about a year. Today she holds the position of an Associate Director in the Investment Operations’ team in Finnfund. She holds an MBA from Aalto University in Helsinki and a BA from the University of Joensuu in Finland. She is a bit of a “tree hugger” and enjoys spending her free time outdoors hiking, biking, skiing and boating.