Anna Haapanen has joined Dittmar & Indrenius partnership in August 2019 as the new Head of Technology and Outsourcing and Co-Head of Intellectual Property.
Anna Haapanen is a respected practitioner with over 15 years of broad international experience focused on technology transactions, complex IP and IT intensive contracts and negotiations as well as intellectual property licensing with a special expertise in free and open source software.
Prior to joining D&I, she worked at Roschier Attorneys in Helsinki and Stockholm, Software Freedom Law Center in New York and as in-house counsel at Nokia and Hantro as well as held visiting lawyer positions at Supercell, Accenture, Nokia and Comptel.
“I am very excited to join D&I’s Innovation Powerhouse team that puts broad thinking across technology, IPR and data protection in the center stage to provide clients with sustainable legal solutions that have true business value. This is the kind of collaborative, business-minded law firm culture that I look forward to developing further”, says Anna Haapanen.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Anna to our Innovation Powerhouse. She has built impressive credentials with extensive cross-border experience, which, together with her depth of insight from the client side, is a great fit also for our Transaction Powerhouse. Anna will have a key role in our team”, says Jukka Lång, Head of Innovation Powerhouse.
“With Anna on board, we are confident that we will be able to meet the future challenges of our clients in demanding technology related assignments and transactions. Besides her excellent substance knowledge, she is also a fantastic person who is open, dynamic and very easy to work with. Most importantly, she shares our core values and cultural cornestones which are key at D&I”, says Managing Partner Anders Carlberg.
Read more about Anna and her thinking in D&I Insight.
For more information, please contact:
Anders Carlberg, Managing Partner, Dittmar & Indrenius