Lars Wikholm is the Managing Partner at ProMan Oy (IMAP Finland) which he established in 1988. Lars has been involved in over 70 transactions, across a broad range of industries. He has extensive expertise in Manufacturing, Industrial and Facility Services, Engineering, Staffing and Technical Trade and Wholesale. Most of these have been sell-side transactions and every fourth transaction has been cross-border.
Prior to establishing the firm, Lars worked in Sales and Managerial positions in the international Oil & Gas industry in the US and Europe. This included Wärtsilä Marine and Valmet in the Oil and Gas industry, where he was in charge of the Great Britain and North American sales offices. He has a strong operative mid-market background, with experience as a Turnaround Manager in 13 companies and as a Board Member of numerous Finnish companies.
Lars has an MSc in Chemical Engineering from Åbo Akademi, Finland.