White & Case takes on Helsinki competition head

White & Case has appointed a new head of competition in its Helsinki office, expanding the firm’s competition capability in the region for the first time

Ilkka Aalto-Setälä will join the firm in the autumn from leading Finnish firm Roschier Holmberg. Aalto-Setälä has been a lawyer at the Finnish Competition Authority and on the EU Merger Task Force. His appointment is part of White & Case‘s strategy to build a strong competition group throughout Europe.
First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews on 9 July