Piispanportti 10, 02200 Espoo

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Wega
Piispanportti 10A
02200 Espoo
FINLAND

info@wega.fi
Tel. +358 50 430 9641

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Wega Group Oy
2497816-9

Wega Fuels Oy
2545596-8

Our staff

Niko Ristikankare

Niko has a strong commercial experience in management and leading positions in a shipping company and international oil trading. He specialises in shipping, bioenergy, fuel procurement, energy projects and logistics. As the founder of Wega, Niko has a wide range of responsibilities across the company’s various business areas. Niko is a Master Mariner. Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English

Niko Ristikankare

CEO, Partner

+358 50 347 2528

Martti Kaurinkoski

Martti has had a long career in international oil trade. He has extensive experience working with crude oil, petroleum products and natural gas. His core competences include price risk management, oil markets and fuel procurement. Martti is one of the founders of Wega and he is responsible for procurement activities. Martti holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Languages: Finnish, English, German

Martti Kaurinkoski

Director Fuels, Partner

+358 50 347 2020

Eija Kanto

Eija is a transport and environmental expert. Her core competences include the maritime sector, alternative fuels, environmental regulation and EU financial instruments. As a partner at Wega, Eija is responsible for the advising business, including environmental services and co-funding application processes. Eija has a PhD in geophysics. Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English

Eija Kanto

Director Advising, Partner

+358 50 521 0807

Tuomas Näsi

Tuomas specialises in the energy sector. Prior to Wega, he has worked as an attorney at the leading law firm in Finland. At Wega, Tuomas is responsible for the legal affairs of the company and its subsidiaries. Tuomas holds a master of laws degree from the University of Turku. Languages: Finnish, English.

Tuomas Näsi

Director Legal

+358 40 566 7454

Olli Salo

Olli specialises in the energy sector. His areas of expertise are fuel markets, biomass and energy project management. At Wega, Olli is responsible for the bioenergy business. He concentrates on bioenergy markets in Finland and in the Baltic Sea region. Olli holds a master of science degree in energy technology with a major in energy economics. Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English

Olli Salo

Director Bioenergy

+358 50 441 0224

Sofia Mäkinen

Sofia specialises in socio-economic cost-benefit analyses, as well as areas including EU co-funding application processes, renewable energy and environmental project management at Wega. She has a master of science degree in transportation and environmental engineering and has majored in environmental and water engineering. Languages: Swedish, Finnish, English

Sofia Mäkinen

Specialist, Partner

+358 50 449 8046

Jenni Bergenwall

Jenni specialises in maritime transport and supply chains. At Wega she concentrates on fuel procurement. Jenni has a master of economics and business administration degree in Logistics and Corporate Geography. Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English

Jenni Bergenwall

Trader

+358 44 584 0388

Atte Elonen

Atte specialises in bioenergy and shipping. At Wega, Atte’s duties include developing the supply chain and trade of bioenergy products. He concentrates on bioenergy markets in Finland and in the Baltic Sea region. Atte holds a master of science degree in economics with a major in supply chain management. Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, German

Atte Elonen

Specialist

+358 40 412 7715

Emmi Huvitus

Emmi is an experienced project manager and a maritime sector specialist. Her core experience is in EU projects, including planning and project management. At Wega, Emmi works as a project manager for EU projects and co-funding application processes. She has a master’s degree in applied geography and regional planning. Languages: Finnish, English

Emmi Huvitus

Senior Specialist

+358 40 707 8393

Ari Hämäläinen

Ari is an experienced commodity trader. He has a strong background in electricity and emission derivatives, fuel procurement, and oil markets. As an experienced trader, Ari’s main responsibility at Wega is fuel procurement. Ari holds a master of science degree in economics and business administration. Languages: Finnish, English

Ari Hämäläinen

Senior Trader

+358 50 413 3239

Ilona Kaipainen

Ilona specialises in environmental issues. At Wega, her work is related to environmental projects, EU funding applications, and HSE management systems. Ilona has a master’s degree in corporate environmental management. Languages: Finnish, English, Russian

Ilona Kaipainen

Specialist

+358 50 442 2807

Eveliina Klemola

Eveliina is an experienced project manager and environmental expert. Her core competences include EU funding instruments, project management and the Baltic Sea. At Wega, Eveliina works with co-funding application processes and various environmental issues. Eveliina has a PhD in marine biology. Languages: Finnish, Swedish, English

Eveliina Klemola

Senior Specialist

+358 40 050 5450

Ville Kortelainen

Ville specialises in forest industry. He has a background from mechanised wood processing industry and wood procurement. At Wega, Ville’s main tasks are related to procurement and delivery of bioenergy. Ville has a bachelor’s degree in forestry and he is continuing with master studies. Languages: Finnish, English

Ville Kortelainen

Specialist

+358 50 448 4949

Miro Ranta

Miro’s area of specialisation is the energy sector. At Wega, his core competences are in the areas of fuel procurement, energy projects and biofuels. Miro has a master of science degree in energy technology with a major in industrial energy technology. Languages: Finnish, English, French

Miro Ranta

Trader

+358 50 323 8533

Aino Rantanen

Aino is an environmental and port sector expert. Her core competences include environmental management, corporate sustainability issues and project management. At Wega, Aino works especially with environmental management for port sector and different environmental projects. Aino has a master’s degree in planning geography. Languages: Finnish, English

Aino Rantanen

Senior Specialist

+358 50 304 0918

Jussi Ruikka

Jussi specialises in the energy sector. He has a background from terminal operations, oil products and biofuels for transportation. At Wega, his work is related to terminal operations and biofuels for transportation. Jussi has a master of science degree in energy technology with a major in energy economics. Languages: Finnish, English

Jussi Ruikka

Specialist

+358 50 331 7920

Hannu Salminen

Hannu specialises in commodities trading. He has knowledge in electricity procurement and of trading in both electricity and stock markets. Hannu’s responsibilities at Wega are fuel procurement and LNG projects. Hannu holds a master of science degree in economics. Languages: Finnish, English

Hannu Salminen

Trader

+358 50 514 7372

Timo Tolonen

Timo specialises in forest industry. He has a strong background in procurement of material and energy wood. At Wega, Timo’s main duties relate to procurement and delivery of bioenergy. Timo is a Forester and holds a bachelor’s degree in translation and interpretation of Russian. Languages: Finnish, English, Russian

Timo Tolonen

Senior Specialist

+358 50 432 5498

Tino Waldén

Tino has wide experience in energy projects, especially in the field of electrical installations and automation. At Wega, his main focus are LNG infrastructure projects. Tino has a master of science degree in electrical power and energy engineering. Languages: Finnish, English

Tino Waldén

Specialist

+358 50 470 6670

Mathias Westerholm

Mathias is a specialist in the energy sector. His focus areas are bioenergy, circular economy and LNG. At Wega, Mathias works with energy projects and market analysis. Mathias has a master of science degree in energy technology with a major in bioenergy. Languages: Swedish, Finnish, English

Mathias Westerholm

Specialist

+358 45 7710 7410

Toni Hemminki

Toni has been the CEO of Fennovoima Oy since 2014. He has several years of experience in different management positions on strategy, technology, energy and environmental sectors in Rautaruukki group. Additionally, Toni has been the chairman or member of the board of several corporations on the energy sector.

Toni Hemminki

Board of Directors

toni.hemminki(a)elisanet.fi

Petri Niemi

Before starting as an independent advisor, Petri worked as a senior partner for Capman Ltd. Previously, Petri has been working in management positions with many international companies. Currently, he is a chairman or member of the board of several corporations.

Petri Niemi

Board of Directors

+358 40 051 1493