Akseli Uotila

Associate / Helsinki

About Akseli

Akseli advises clients on capital markets transactions and securities markets regulation. He also focuses on corporate law related questions, with a particular emphasis on growth companies, and has been involved in several M&A transactions.

Akseli joined Borenius as an Associate in 2021, and before that he worked as a Senior Legal Counsel at KPMG. Before graduating from the University of Helsinki, Akseli worked as a trainee at Borenius, KPMG legal services and a high expertise boutique law firm in Finland.

In addition to his law degree from the University of Helsinki, Akseli has studied mathematics at the University of Helsinki.

Selected references

  • Provides Finnish legal advice to Topdanmark A/S on Sampo plc’s recommended public exchange offer for the shares in Topdanmark A/S
  • Advised Aalto University Foundation on the issue of two bonds in the aggregate nominal amount of EUR 150 million
  • Advised PHM Group in connection with a consent solicitation and a EUR 140 million tap issue of senior secured floating rate notes
  • Advised SRV Plc on its rights offering and balance sheet workout


  • Associate, Borenius, 2021–
  • Senior Legal Counsel, KPMG, 2021
  • Legal Counsel, KPMG, 2020–2021


  • Master of Laws, 2021, University of Helsinki, Finland


  • Finnish, English