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Curriculum vitae

Professional & Academic Experience

July 2022 - present

ESG Consultant

ESG Specialist | CSR Manager | Environmental Specialist | Human Rights Advisor

Independent contractor for ESG, CSR, climate, sustainability, (business) human rights, as well as supply chain due diligence and auditing strategy development

August 2020 - present

Independent Jurist

​Interim Project Manager | Interim Legal & Compliance Manager (EU only)

Interim management and team lead of large legal teams and smaller mixed teams operating in the EU.


Jurist | Interim Counsel | Legal Consultant (EU only)

Independent legal contractor for various types of legal work within the EU.

August 2020 - present

Freelance Content Creator

Freelancer | Writer & Editor | Illustrator & Photographer

Freelance services in copywriting, copyediting, proofreading, fact-checking, (legal) translating, and content creation.

September 2022 - present

Columnist

The E-Waste Column

Weekly column published on LinkedIn, discussing developments on e-waste and transition minerals in law, policy, and business.

July 2022 - present

Founder & Director

Mens Artium

Mens Artium is a community-based and non-profit organization that is active at the nexus of human rights, restorative justice, and the arts.

September 2021 - present

Guest Lecturer | Guest Speaker

Independent Scholar

Lectures on international law, human rights, environmental law, circular economy, corporate social responsibility (CSR), legal and business ethics, as well as environmental, social, and governance (ESG) standards.

August 2021 - May 2022

LL.M.

Master's degree in Law, Columbia Law School (USA)

Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar (awarded in recognition of superior academic achievement)

Fulbright Scholar (ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grantee)

Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds Fellow

FFN Pertti J. C. Lindfors Legal Studies Scholar

August 2020 - July 2021

Legal Counsel

Contract at a social enterprise

Focus on IP protection, copyright, protection of cultural heritage, cultural preservation, and indigenous people's rights.

August 2017 - May 2020

Legal Associate

Contract at a large law firm in Amsterdam

Rotations in the departments for competition law (for 6 months), international arbitration (for 1.5 years), and intellectual property law (for 1 year).

September 2016 - August 2017

LL.M. with Merit

Master's degree in Global Environment and Climate Change Law, Edinburgh Law School (UK)

International Environmental Law, International Law of the Sea, European Environmental Law, EU & National Climate Change Law, Corporate Social Responsibility & the Law

August 2014 - June 2016

B.A. with Honours

Liberal Arts & Sciences: Global Challenges, Leiden University College The Hague (Netherlands)

Major in International Law

Minor in Journalism and Environmental Science


 

Nationalities: Finnish & German

Residency: Finland, Germany, Netherlands, UK, USA

Legal Specializations: Alternative Dispute Settlement, Climate Law, Contract Drafting, Commercial Litigation, Corporate Social Responsibility, Public International Law, Environmental Law, EU & Comparative European Law, EU Regulatory Law, Human Rights Law, International Arbitration, Intellectual Property Law

 

Languages

English

Native

German

Native

Finnish

Native

Dutch

Good

Swedish

Fair

French

Fair

Spanish

Beginner