MAGNUSSON HIRES NEW SENIOR COUNSEL TO HEAD TECHNOLOGY PRACTICE IN FINLAND
Prior to joining Magnusson, Andrei worked as Assistant General Counsel at Microsoft holding several senior positions. He was most recently the legal head of the Polku Programme, and prior to that the Head of Microsoft’s Manufacturing and Supply Chain Legal Team. Andrei’s team supported Microsoft’s global strategic sourcing, customer care and quality management, Logistics, manufacturing operations, as well as other areas of the supply chain organization.
Before joining Microsoft, Andrei worked at Nokia Corporation as Legal Director and headed the Operations and Information and Communications Management Legal Team. The team supported Nokia’s global sourcing, customer care, sustainability, as well as information and communications technology functions.
Andrei’s areas of expertise include IT related contracts, hardware sourcing, software licensing, IT outsourcing, consumer protection, product safety, cyber security, and logistics.
Andrei and his team advises both international and domestic clients, from a wide range of industries, in Finland and beyond, in particularly on technology related contracts, licensing, privacy, and cyber security.
“Supporting the technology sector is a key priority for Magnusson and our lawyers advise clients on IT and other hi-tech areas within a wide range of legal services. We understand the latest IT developments and help our clients to operate across borders, in all the countries of the Baltic Sea Region, and beyond. I am thrilled about Andrei joining us. We can now even better serve our clients in their business operations in technology industry”, said Tomi Merenheimo, Managing Partner of Magnusson Finland.
“I am very pleased that I am able to contribute to the future of the firm”, said Andrei. “I highly appreciate the opportunity to join the Magnusson Team. Even prior to joining the firm, I was very impressed with their international footprint and approach to doing business. Magnusson offers its clients a truly international perspective in the highly demanding technology sector and I am very happy to be part of this journey.”
Magnusson’s technology expertise is on a regular basis recognized by all major benchmarking publications, including, in addition to Best Lawyers, such rankings as Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, Legal 500 EMEA and The Intellectual Asset Management – World’s Leading Patent Practitioners.
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