|Aarne knows what challenges can do to people. It activates them, it makes progress happen. Having spent 10 years in banking, dealing with the Baltic’s leading bank’s (Hansabank) major customers on corporate finance issues, there is hardly anything that can surprise him. Under Aarne’s supervision Hansabank entered to the Russian market and opened their first branch for financing operations in Moscow 2003. He is known for his rational mind, quick reaction and setting priorities. He knows best what is needed to get things done and make things happen.
Aarne graduated from the Estonian Business School with an MBA in 2000.
From 1997 to 2002 he held the position of director of the Factoring Division of AS Hansa Leasing Eesti. Starting from 2002 Aarne was appointed to the positions of CEO of AS Hansa Leasing Russia and Head of Trade Finance, Hansabank. He is fluent in English, Russian and Finnish.