Max Karlsson


Director, UMP Biofore


Max is responsible for legal affairs in UMP’s Uruguay Development Project, a leader in the integration of bio and forest industries into a new, sustainable, and innovation-driven future. Prior to joining UMP, Max was an associate at Hannes Snellman in Finland, where he focused on significant transactions and complex dispute resolution, advising on demanding M&A transactions in fields such as infrastructure, energy, commercial real estate, retail, healthcare and media.

Before embarking on his legal career, he worked for several years in Finnish government administration.

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+358 9 2288 4457

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Master of Social Sciences, Åbo Akademi University, 2009
Master of Laws, University of Helsinki, 2013