Mikko Heikkilä Starts as the New Investment Manager at Onvest – the Family Business moves to Implementation of its New Strategy

Onvest, a family company specialised in investment and real estate, is joined by a new Investment Manager, Mikko Heikkilä. Heikkilä worked previously at McKinsey.

Onvest has appointed Mikko Heikkilä (M. Sc. Eng, Mechanical Engineering) as the company’s Investment Manager on 12 August 2019. Heikkilä has a strong track record in operational improvements – thanks to his experience, he is a great complement to the Onvest organisation. In his new role, Heikkilä will be working on both identifying new investment opportunities as well as developing existing portfolio companies in accordance with the new Onvest strategy.

Heikkilä has most recently worked at McKinsey, where he was part of the operations practice, working with clients in multiple industries. He has also worked at Capacent and Konecranes earlier.

“Onvest is moving from strategy planning to implementation. Mikko will be a contributor with knowledge and versatile experience of strategic development of companies core operations”, says CEO Kalle Kekkonen.

“I am looking forward to the new challenge – there are many things that inspire me in this new position. I can leverage my background and expertise to develop Onvest-owned companies, and venture capital investment inspires me to learn. I strongly believe in Finnish ownership, Finnish companies and their development”, Heikkilä says.

Onvest is a Finnish family-owned investment company with its roots dating back over a hundred years.

More information:

Kalle Kekkonen
CEO, Onvest Oy
tel. +358 20 111 5101

Mikko Heikkilä
Investment Manager, Onvest Oy
tel. +358 20 111 5108