Mari has nine years of private equity fundraising, business development and investor relations experience. Prior to the formation of Scala Fund Advisory, she was a Partner at CapMan, where she was responsible for fundraising and project management roles for buyout, venture capital, growth capital, private credit, real estate and activist funds.
Mari primarily covers the Nordic and German markets and speaks Finnish, Swedish and English. Before joining CapMan, Mari conducted research on the venture capital industry at ETLA, the Research Institution of the Finnish Economy.
Mari enjoys spending time with her family and friends and sports in many forms: from football to tennis, scuba-diving to snowboarding and yoga to CrossFit. Mari played football for the Finnish national youth teams and won the Finnish Cup in 2001 and the Finnish Championship in 2002.