STORY

Korpi Capital is a Finnish investment firm. Korpi Capital is owned by its founders. Tatu Mäkimartti is the chair of the company’s board. Korpi Capital's Partners Kaisa Hyry and Otto Leppänen are members of the board.

Our name, Korpi, stands for a mountainous forest, typically dense with pine or birch trees. The name relates to our fundamental values of a long-term sustainability and stability in our investment operations. It also portrays the founders’ interest in forest ownership.

  • 2007

    The founders of Korpi Capital, Mikko Leppänen and Tatu Mäkimartti, begin their cooperation by founding a forestry services firm. In the following years, Mikko and Tatu make several investments mainly in the real estate sector.
  • 2013

    The ownership of the investments is gathered under one entity. This firm is the modern Korpi Capital.
  • 2016

    Leppämäen yhteismetsä, the jointy-owned forest, is founded and the ownership of Finnish forest begins.
  • 2017

    Korpi expands its portfolio through investments into industrials and services. One of the portfolio companies becomes the first one to be listed in the Helsinki Stock Exchange.
  • 2018

    Leppänen’s and Mäkimarttis’s investment firm is officially named Korpi Capital. The office on Helsinki’s Erottaja is opened as the Korpi team grows.
  • 2019

    Korpi adds to its investments in the energy and environment -sector. Korpi is involved as a founder or as an acquirer in a total of ten transactions.
  • 2020

    Korpi invests in companies in the repairs construction, industrial, and services sectors.