Ekaterina (Katja) Vaahtera is an associate in the Investment Funds and Corporate practices of Deynecourt, where she advises both regulated and unregulated alternative investment funds with regards to their structuring and formation, and their regulatory, corporate and organisational matters.
Before joining the firm in 2018, Katja has gained experience a s a trainee at major law firms in Finland and Brussels, followed by several years’ experience at several EU institutions working on legislative matters.
Born in St Petersburg and raised in Finland, Katja has a good sense of working with clients from various cultural backgrounds.
Katja is fluent in English, Finnish and Russian. She has a working knowledge of French and speaks moderate Swedish.
Katja holds an LLM from the University of Turku, Finland.