Mr Johan Roman > Borenius > Helsinki, Finland > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Transactions; M&A, general corporate and contract law


Partner Johan Roman advises clients in the field of mergers and acquisitions and has more than 10 years of experience in advising leading private equity sponsors, both domestic and international industrial clients and financial institutions. He also advises on questions relating to private equity funds, fund formation, various ownership and equity structures as well as wind power projects. He has also served as an Arbitrator.


Johan has been a Partner since 2014. He also acts as the Finnish contact person for our office in St. Petersburg, Russia.


Swedish, Finnish, English, French


Finnish Bar Association


Bar Admissions 2008, Helsinki, Finland Master of Science in Economics (Accounting) 2008, Swedish School of Economics and Business Administration, Finland Trained on the bench 2006, District court of Raseborg, Finland Master of Laws 2004, University of Helsinki, Finland

Lawyer Rankings

Finland > Commercial, corporate and M&A

(Leading individuals)

Johan RomanBorenius

Borenius has a strong cross-border M&A and private equity focus, with particular sector strengths in the healthcare and IT industries. The team is a key name for both Chinese companies entering Finland and Finnish companies entering China, and also acts for Finnish clients on mid-size corporate and financing transactions in the US. Other key areas of work include joint ventures, strategic mergers, general corporate matters, internal restructurings, demergers and recapitalisations. Johannes Piha, who is noted for his private equity practice, jointly leads the team with Johan Roman.