GRANT THORNTON BALTIC - Key Persons


Aet Sallaste

Job Titles:
  • Sallaste Head of Legal Services, Senior Legal Manager Tallinn, Estonia
  • Specialist
Aet is a specialist in the law and possesses longstanding managerial experience. She joined the Grant Thornton team in April 2018, bringing with her a multifaceted track record from the public sector. Since summer 2019 she is the head of legal services. Starting in 2006, Aet was in charge of the legal department at the Estonian Ministry of Finance. She has been involved in legislative drafting for many years, possesses a thorough understanding of administrative law and procedure, and also has courtroom experience as a lawyer representing the state. Expertise covers:

Aivar Kangust

Job Titles:
  • Expert
  • Member of the Estonian Auditing Board
  • Partner and Member of the Management Board
  • Partner, Sworn Auditor
Aivar has longstanding experience as an auditor and manager. He proceeds from the principle that good relations on a team are at the heart of impeccable customer service, and many clients have built years-long working relationships with Aivar. Aivar is a partner and member of the management board of Grant Thornton Baltic. He is certified sworn auditor since 1993 and public sector sworn auditor since 2013. Aivar is an expert in corporate finance who provides advisory services for the valuation of shares and companies, company mergers, acquisitions and sale of companies, financing and business plans. He also specialises in due diligence. He lectures/trains and publishes articles on topical issues in accounting and auditing. Aivar is also a member of the Estonian Auditing Board. Expertise covers:

Anastasia Borovaja

Job Titles:
  • Partner, Head of Outsourcing
Anastasia's commitment and desire to always provide the best service resulted in her making full partner at Grant Thornton Baltic in a short time. Anastasia started at Grant Thornton as an audit assistant in 2009. Besides partner, she heads our outsourcing department. Anastasia not only manages the department's work but is undoubtedly shaping the present and future of the business process solutions field at our company. One of her most important tasks is to find out the expectations and needs of our clients, so that we can provide accounting services at a high professional level.

Ants Ansper

Job Titles:
  • in 2007 As an Audit Assistant
  • Manager in Financial and Business Advisory Tallinn, Estonia
Ants' role is to understand the financial risks and untapped opportunities in our clients' business activity. Ants joined Grant Thornton in 2007 as an audit assistant. He was soon also entrusted with management of audit projects. In 2014, he started working at the company's financial advisory department, where he primarily worked on financial due diligence, valuation of enterprises and forensic advisory projects. Ants is a nationally recognised expert in the field of financial analysis (valuation of company shares, determining why and when insolvency arises, evaluating whether transactions meet transfer pricing rules, appraisal of economic losses).

Arko Kurg - CIO

Job Titles:
  • Head of IT
  • Head of IT Tallinn, Estonia
Arko is fascinated by new technologies. He is also a good team player, project manager who is able to see the big picture and a skilled architect of IT systems. Arko joined Grant Thornton Baltic in 2018. He has more than five years of experience running different IT and digital projects. Arko has the ability to see IT developments as a whole and coordinate their completion. Past experience has given him a very good understanding of IT development projects from both the customer and developer viewpoint. Expertise covers:

Artur Suits

Job Titles:
  • Partner in Charge of Advisory Services Tallinn, Estonia
Artur Suits Partner in charge of advisory services Tallinn, Estonia +372 626 0500 Artur has extensive knowledge and skills in both business advisory and auditing with over 20 years of experience in both fields. Artur works at Grant Thornton Baltic since 1996. He is a partner and member of the management board of the company. Artur is also a member of the Estonian Auditors' Association. Serving as team leader and a dedicated developer of advisory services, he also specialises in corporate finance. Artur provides advisory services on matters such as valuation of companies, raising finance and business planning, and mergers and acquisitions. His expertise also extends to due diligence and forensic examination services. Expertise covers:

Brigitta Jõgi

Job Titles:
  • Junior Legal Adviser
  • Junior Legal Adviser Tallinn, Estonia
Brigitta joined Grant Thornton Baltic in 2019. Her role is to advise our clients in both business and debt law. In addition, Brigitta deals with labor law issues. She is characterized by precision and the ability to notice details, but also to see the whole behind them.

Christopher Roosla

Job Titles:
  • Financial Adviser
  • Financial Adviser Tallinn, Estonia
In his work in financial advisory, Christopher makes use of both, his university training and personal experience as an entrepreneur. Christopher joined Grant Thornton Baltic in 2019. His duties include business valuations, financial due diligence and other business advisory projects. His methodical approach, good analytical skills, ability to see the bigger picture and attentiveness are a boon in his work. In his work as a financial advisor, Christopher most likes the fact that he interacts with interesting people and companies. Being able to help someone and seeing changes come about as a result of his work are rewarding to him.

Elis Vija

Job Titles:
  • Legal Manager
  • Legal Manager Tallinn, Estonia
Elis, who joined Grant Thornton Baltic in 2016, advises our clients first and foremost in the fields of law of obligations, property law, commercial law, insolvency law, labour law and civil court procedure. Elis has previously worked for the Ministry of Finance and Swedbank, where she gained valuable experience practicing in civil courts and arbitral tribunals in and outside Estonia. Elis also provides transaction advisory and restructuring service. Expertise covers:

Gerli Soosalu

Job Titles:
  • Marketing and Communication Manager Tallinn, Estonia
Gerli Soosalu Marketing and communication manager Tallinn, Estonia +372 626 0500 Gerli is responsible for strengthening our internal and external communication and making Grant Thornton's brand well known in Estonia. She is passionate about the development of the company culture and the excellent customer experience-related topics. Gerli has more than 15 years of experience working in marketing and communication field. She joined Grant Thornton Baltic team in 2012. Prior to that, she gained experience in Eniro Estonia (telephone directories KONTAKT !, Business Directory, Infotelefon 1188), Saku Metall and Halens and Cellbes Baltic online stores as marketing manager. Expertise covers:

Helina Jääger

Job Titles:
  • Group Manager, Outsourcing Department
  • Group Manager, Outsourcing Department Tallinn, Estonia

Janno Greenbaum

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Estonian Auditors' Association
  • Partner, Head of the Audit Department, Sworn Auditor
Known for his hard-working and goal-oriented approach, Janno manages both his main work as an auditor helping our clients develop their business as well as developing the audit field and team in Grant Thornton Baltic. Janno, who came to Grant Thornton Baltic in 1996, has been a sworn auditor for almost 20 years. Since 2013, Janno is also a public sector sworn auditor. As Grant Thornton Baltic's partner, management board member and the head of the Audit Department, he is responsible for quality control and compliance with audit methodology in the company. Of course, Janno's daily work also includes auditing our customer reports. Janno is a member of the Estonian Auditors' Association and a member of the Methodology Committee of the Estonian Auditors' Association. Expertise covers:

Kai Paalberg

Job Titles:
  • Head of Business Risk Services, Senior Internal Auditor

Kaija Salu

Job Titles:
  • Group Manager, Outsourcing Department

Kaili Kallastu

Job Titles:
  • Tax Adviser

Kaisa Kure

Job Titles:
  • Group Manager, Outsourcing Department

Kerttu Kuusemäe

Job Titles:
  • Tax Adviser

Liis Aaviku

Job Titles:
  • Group Manager, Outsourcing Department

Liisa Hansar

Job Titles:
  • Tax Adviser

Maia Sokolova

Job Titles:
  • Audit Manager

Martin Luik

Job Titles:
  • Audit Manager