The Management Group of CapMan Plc is responsible for the preparation and coordination of matters relating to CapMan Group's business.

Heikki Westerlund

CEO, Senior Partner

+358 207 207 504

Jerome Bouix

Managing Partner

+46 731 461 132

Joakim Frimodig

Director, Strategic Growth Initiatives

+358 50 529 0665

Niko Haavisto


+358 207 207 583

Mika Matikainen

Head of CapMan Real Estate, Senior Partner

+358 207 207 616

Hans Christian Dall Nygård

Head of CapMan Russia, Senior Partner

+7 495 620 48 85

Markus Sjöholm

Head of CapMan Buyout, Partner

+358 207 207 512

Main tasks

The main tasks of the Management Group consist of (i) coordination of team strategy, fundraising, resources as well as marketing issues, (ii) implementation of decisions by the Board and the CEO/ Management Group, (iii) giving input by providing information for the decision making and participate in discussion, and (iv) spreading information within the teams as agreed in the Management Group.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

The Board elects the company’s CEO. The CEO’s service terms and conditions are specified in writing in the CEO’s service contract, which is approved by the Board. The CEO manages and supervises the company’s business operations according to the Finnish Companies Act and in compliance with the instructions and authorisations issued by the Board. The CEO shall see to it that the accounts of the company are in compliance with the law and that its financial affairs have been arranged in a reliable manner. Generally, the CEO is independently responsible for the operational activities of the company and for day-to-day decisions on business activities and the implementation of these decisions. The CEO appoints the heads of business areas. The Board approves the recruitment of the CEO’s immediate subordinates. The CEO cannot be elected as Chairman of the Board.

Heikki Westerlund has been CapMan’s CEO since 8 August 2013. His shareholding in CapMan and stock option rights are presented under Insider issues.