As Fund Manager, Tarja has overall responsibility for teams and investments in Almi Invest’s fund Småland and the Islands. She also works with her own investments, which involves finding, investing in and developing innovative companies with growth potential as well as implementing an exit strategy from the holding.
Tarja has extensive experience in the finance industry in various positions. She has worked as a self-employed consultant in internationalization, business development and financing. Tarja has also worked as a finance manager, salesperson, a tour guide in London and a teacher. She holds an MBA and has board experience from 25 startups.
The exciting time we are living in, where everything is disruptive
The Crown, but mostly critically acclaimed movies
A lot of fiction and magazines on Readly
The environment, nature and health. For example the death of bees, which also concerned Albert Einstein.
Mingling, meeting and getting to know new people
Studied cognitive science, i.e. how the brain functions – one of the most interesting things I’ve done!