Publications

News

Mikko Ilmonen returns to Spring

Spring’s diverse team was further strengthened when Mikko Ilmonen returned to Spring. As a versatile professional, Mikko brings much to…

Cases

Market analysis of unsubsidised wind power

Our customer wanted to enter the wind power PPA-market, which did not exist in Finland Significant state support schemes had…

News

Spring Advisor and Innofactor are collaborating to advance digitalization

Spring Advisor and Innofactor formed a joint venture in early 2021 to increase industrial companies’ competitiveness through well-targeted digitalization investments.…

Cases

A comprehensive strategy update with collaboration

Background An IT growth company’s business had historically developed as expected, and it was now time to take the next…

Cases

Understanding the operating environment as a driving force for business growth

Background An energy company contemplated expanding its role in the value chain of energy services – to generate added value…

Cases

Production simulation and economic impact assessment of adaptation measures for a family-owned industrial company

A Finnish industrial family company known for its high-quality and customized products considered production adjustment measures in a weakened market…

Blog

Life at Spring: Culture as the foundation of actions

Spring is founded on the belief that rigid practices and formal structures do not yield the best results. The core…

News

Spring served as the financial advisor to the Saimaa Group

Spring served as the financial advisor to the Saimaa Group in the purchases of Pept Oy Ab Group, JE Henkilöstöpalvelut…

News

Spring acted as the financial advisor of the municipality of Enontekiö in the sale of Enontekiö Electricity

Spring acted as the financial advisor of the municipality of Enontekiö in the sale of Enontekiö Electricity to Arctic Energy…

Insight

Five stages to gaining a sustainable competitive advantage

A strategy has as many definitions as there are people wanting to define it. In most cases, strategy can be…

Career Story

Olli Kaukonen – Versatile professional

I joined Spring Advisor in late 2020, after having worked for almost five years at Sisu Partners, primarily in M&A.…

News

Spring acted as Outokumpu Energia’s financial advisor in the sale of its electricity sales business

Spring acted as Outokumpu Energia’s financial advisor in the sale of its electricity sales business for Lummen Energia. Through this…

Cases

Reduction of net working capital for a Finnish industrial company

Background: During its growth, the industrial company, which expanded rapidly abroad, had not harmonized its operational practices. As the standard…

News

Jaakko Koppinen to strengthen Spring’s industrial expertise

There is a lively debate about the cost competitiveness of the industry. However, Finnish industrial companies still have enormous untapped…

Career Story

Lari Stark – Strategic musician

Lari Stark is one of the founders of Spring Advisor and an avid musician who believes that a good strategy…