Ari Leppänen joined Clairfield Finland in 1996 and has been managing partner of Clairfield Finland since 2007. Ari has broad experience in corporate finance advisory especially in M&A and financial structuring, as well as in fundraising projects in various industrial sectors including electronics, IT, consumer, retail, services, construction, and real estate. Ari holds a M.Sc. (Econ.) degree from the Aalto University School of Business in Helsinki and an MBA from the Moore School of Business, USA.