Sakari Saarela



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Sakari Saarela


Sakari Saarela is a Partner and a member of the IC at UB FIGG. He is one of the founding partners of the Fund.




Sakari has more than 10 years of experience in international finance focusing on the forest and packaging industries. Prior to joining UB FIGG, Sakari worked in industrials investment banking at Rothschild & Co, HSBC and Pöyry Capital in London. Before moving to London, he worked at the corporate finance boutique Häggblom & Partners in Helsinki, advising mainly forest industry clients.


Sakari holds a M.Sc. in Economics from Aalto University School of Business and a M.Sc. in Technology from Aalto University School of Engineering.