Chairman of the Board, CIO, Partner
Seniort Portfolio Manager
Senior Portfolio Manager, Partner
CEO, Chief Operating Officer
Markku Malkamäki, Dr.Sc, Managing Partner of Northern Star, is heading the Multi-Asset team. Markku started his career in 1989 at the Bank of Finland where he held several positions until 2000, including Head of Financial Market Policy Office and Senior Advisor. He has played a vital role in establishing Evli´s Bank banking business and electronic services when serving as Executive Vice President in 2000-2003. From 2004, Markku joined Pohjola Private Banking as Chief Executive Officer, where he was responsible for establishing the private banking business of Pohjola Bank and growing it from infant stages into a successful family office business with €3.4 billion of assets under management.
Markku is an author of an extensive list of publications and contributor to «Technological Innovation & Economic Performance, Princeton University Press 2002» and «Research in Banking and Finance, Elsevier Science Ltd, 2003».
+358 40 770 0100
Karri is responsible for managing Northern Star MG Relative Value fund.
Karri has over 20 years of experience on institutional-, corporate- and HNWI asset management at Nordea, Sampo Bank and with various asset management companies. He is former CEO and founding partner of Moongate Oy and CFM Contango Management Oy. He has worked as Portfolio Manager for MG Commodity, EPL Commodity and Contango commodity and Contango alpha fund. In early 2000, he was major market maker for Scandinavian exchange called Pulpex.
Karri has an MBA from University of San Fransisco.
+358 50 516 1963
Pertti is working as a senior member of our investment team and he is responsible for stock selection and related analysis globally. He has over 25 years’ experience from equity markets, where he started in 1988. Pertti has worked at Pohjola Insurance and later at OP-Pohjola Group since 1991 where he has held various senior positions, e.g. as Director of equity investments at Pohjola Asset Management. Pertti has also worked as a portfolio manager in some Finnish mutual funds and has been the client manager for Suomi Mutual Life Assurance at Pohjola Asset Management
He holds a MSc. in Economics from Helsinki School of Economics.
+358 50 560 1151
Markus is responsible for assisting other team members in day to day tasks. He is documenting daily work processes, works as an IT support, updates CRM register and assist in preparing monthy fact sheets.
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