Matts (born in Finland in 1945) is the founder of Baltic Venture Advisers and BaltCap, currently serving as partner and member of the Investment Committee. From 1985 to 1998, he served as the vice president of Sitra (the Finnish National Fund for Research and Development). During this time he initiated and led Sitra’s fund investment strategy and participated in 30 private equity and venture capital funds.
Matts was a founding member and chairman of the Finnish VCA, and between 1990 and 1994 a board member of the EVCA, serving as chairman between 1992 and 1993. He holds a Master’s degree in Economics.
BaltCap has sold the largest transport infrastructure consultancy in Lithuania, Kelprojektas group to Swedish consultancy Tyréns. Kelprojektas is Lithuania’s largest engineering consultancy primarily involved with project engineering and design relating to bridges, railways and roads, but also offers services within water, the environment, traffic planning and landscape architecture.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (‘EBRD’) commits to invest €20 million into the BaltCap Infrastructure Fund (‘BInF’). The President of EBRD, Sir Suma Chakrabarti signed the agreement today during a signature ceremony held at the Ministry of Finance of Estonia in Tallinn. With additional contribution from Citadele pension funds and existing investors, BInF has reached its hard cap of €100 million.
BaltCap received a gold level Quality Label in the 10th Estonian Responsible Business Index 2018 in Estonia. BaltCap participated in the CSR Index Estonia for 8th consecutive year and received the gold level award for second year in a row.
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