Toni LaitilaChief of Operations at The Upright Project
Toni Laitila is the Chief Operating Officer at Upright, which quantifies the net impact of companies and investment portfolios with an AI-based quantification model that uses scientific articles as its main data source. He heads Upright’s institutional investor business and has worked with asset managers, pension funds, and private equity investment companies such as Nordea, EQT, Lightrock, and LGT Capital Partners.
Upright helps institutional investor clients through their investment process and in understanding and communicating the impact of their portfolios by providing data on net impact, UN SDGs, EU taxonomy, and PAIs. Upright also helps its clients meet the EU Sustainable Finance regulations by e.g. providing data to define SFDR sustainable investments.
Toni holds a Master’s degree in industrial engineering and management from Aalto University.