Aarni Oksanen

Aarni Oksanen

Senior Associate , Finland

My service areas

  • Banking and Finance
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate and M&A
  • Restructuring and Insolvency


Aarni is a Senior Associate at Magnusson in Finland, with lengthy experience in Corporate and M&A, as well as Banking & Finance. He is a former manager at PwC and KPMG, specializing in the Financial Services industry and complicated financial accounting issues. Aarni also has several years’ experience working within the banking industry at Nordnet Bank, eQ Bank and Kaupthing Bank in various front-office and controlling positions.

In addition to holding an LL.M from Helsinki University and an M.Sc. (Econ.) from the Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration in Helsinki, Aarni is an Authorized Public Accountant (KHT) with exceptional skills in financial reporting issues. Aarni has also passed the Nasdaq OMX Nordic Exchanges Trader Exam, and was named ‘Young Broker of the Year’ by the Association of Finnish Stock Exchange Brokers in 2010.

Aarni specializes in banking and finance, corporate and M&A, and capital markets. He is also familiar with dispute resolution and insolvency proceedings. His core areas of expertise include cash and derivative instruments, securities market activities and financial statements prepared in accordance with both domestic and international requirements such as International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).

Professional experience

Attorneys-at-Law Magnusson Ltd
Senior Associate: 2017 – to date

PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy
Manager, Authorized Public Accountant [KHT], Treasury Assurance and Financial Services: 2016 – 2017

Nordnet Bank AB, Finnish Branch
Stock Broker & Private Banker: 2011 – 2015

eQ Bank Ltd
Group Business Controller: 2008 – 2011

Kaupthing Bank hf., Finnish Branch
Business Controller: 2007 – 2008

Auditor, Financial Services: 2004 – 2007


  • University of Helsinki, LL.M: 2016
  • Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration in Helsinki, M.Sc. (Econ.): 2003
  • Finnish Patent and Registration Office, Authorized Public Accountant (HT, KHT): 2016


  • Finnish
  • Swedish
  • English
  • German
  • Russian