Welcome to the annual Alma Talent's Treasury & Cash event - Celebrating it´s 20th year!

The event is held on the 12th of May in Clarion Helsinki, Finland!

Alma Talent’s Treasury & Cash -event is a knowledge exchange platform bringing together professionals in the treasury and cash scene. The event provides a great venue to innovate, network and discuss about the main topics of the field. This year we are covering the following themes.


Past, Present and the Future
What kind of market we are operating in and how did we get to this? From geopolitical point of view to the view from treasurers work.

Risks and Fraud
Why do we need to think of identity thefts in organisations and what to consider along instant payments?

EU´s regulation agenda now and in the future. Main regulations affecting the work of treasurers such as P27.

Improving Your Competence and Team
What is the DNA of a perfect treasury? And what is the recipe to a perfect team work?

Treasury & Cash Alphabets
T&C Alphabets brings us to the essence of treasurers work, amongst other for example forecasting, financing and liquidity management


We are proud to announce, that 2020 the event is celebrating its 20th birthday! Welcome to celebrate with us!


Andre Noel Chaker
Moderator, Keynote speaker

André Noël Chaker is one of Finland’s leading business speakers and writers. André is a speaker, a writer, a performer, an entrepreneur and a business executive all rolled into one person. He is a law graduate from McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He also holds an MBA in Finance & IT from Aalto University. As an entrepreneur, André has been a leading force in many science, technology, gaming and sports related start-up ventures. We are happy to have André aboard to moderate the Treasury & Cash 2020 -event!


Aki Kangasharju

Managing Director

The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy

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Juuso Tschokkinen

Project Manager

National Bureau of Investigation, Financial Intelligence Unit, Black Wallet -project

Experienced government official with a background from various jobs in the Law Enforcement sector. Graduated from Finnish Police School in...

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Sirkku Markula

SVP, Corporate Treasurer

KONE Corporation

Sirkku Markula, SVP Corporate Treasurer KONE Corporation, is responsible for the Treasury operations in KONE since 2009 with presence in...

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Juuso Pajunen



Juuso Pajunen,38, is the CFO of AFRY, Nordics leading engineer and design company with appr. 17000 employees and operations in...

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Registration & Coffee 


Welcome to the 20th Treasury & Cash! 

André Noël Chaker


KEYNOTE Managing Financial Risks in the Current Market

Aki Kangasharju, CEO, Etla 


20 Years of Treasury – What has it brought to us?

Sirkku Markula, SVP, Corporate Treasurer, KONE 


  • Treasury “As A Service”
  • True business partner to enable customer centricity
  • Globalization in banking
  • Technology as a game changer – digitalization and automation


Break for Networking

Remember to book your Brella meetings!


Breakout Sessions


The Risks in Instant Payments 

Juuso Tschokkinen, Project Manager, National Bureau of Investigation, Financial Intelligence Unit, Black Wallet -project   


  • How to identify the risks of terrorist financing and money laundering in the finance sector 
  • Possibilities of detecting such activities


CASE AFRY: The Main Financing Options and How You Can Compare Them?  

Juuso Pajunen, CFO, AFRY 


  • Bank loan and other bilateral credits  
  • Bonds 
  • Successful negotiation of loan agreements 




Fixed Income and Their Characteristics Within Different Market Situations 

  • Government and Corporate Bonds
  • Pricing
  • Fixed Income Investment as a Strategy

P27 Update – Impact for Corporates in Practice 

  • Are payments going to move in the fall? 

Sustanability in Finance 

  • Steps for treasurers to influence positively in sustainability goals 

Networking Lunch

Remember to book your Brella meetings!


Cash Forecasting – How to do it? 

  • What tools should be used?
  • Working capital analytics
  • Cash balances by investment type and inter-company cash flows


Identity Theft – how to prepare?

  • How identity thefts are conducted now and what are coming?
  • Why should you be prepared?
  • Why extra carefulness with banks and transfers?
  • How to do the checkups?


Thoughts Out of the Box:
The Recipe for a Successful Communication and Teamwork 

Iida Mäkikallio, psychologist, speaker, coach


Break for Networking and Refreshments

Remember to book your Brella meetings!


Financial Regulation and its Impact to Treasurers Work 


  • The scope of the EU’s regulatory agenda 
  • How it impacts the economy? 


The DNA of a Perfect Treasury Individual in the 2020´s 

  • What is the competence and substance that you need now and in the future to succeed in your work? 


Thank You! – Moderators closing remarks  

View pictures from Treasury and Cash 2019

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Treasury & Cash event is for the top financial and treasury management and is by invitation only.


Alma Talent is committed to foster collaboration between all conference attendees. We want you to establish new partnerships and find the best connections possible. With Brella networking tool you can find the most relevant connections for you.


How does it work:

1. Download the Brella application

The event organizer will share the Brella join link and join code with you before the event so you can join the event. You can download the application to your mobile phone or use the desktop version.

2. Join the event

To sign in to Brella, you can use your LinkedIn, Facebook and Google credentials. If you prefer not to link a social media account, you can create a Brella account. Join the event with the join code sent by the event organizer.

3. Start Networking and Meet at the Event

Choose from the interest categories what you are looking for and offering in this event. Through your selections Brella will help you to network with other event attendees and create valuable connections. In Brella you can browse through contacts, suggest meetings and answer to received meeting requests by either accepting, canceling or rescheduling.


Sonja Sundberg

Key Account Manager


+358 40 831 5186

Tiina Salminen

Project Manager


+358 40 342 4579

Riikka Heinonen

Event Coordinator


+358 40 342 4693


Clarion Hotel Helsinki

Tyynenmerenkatu 2

00220 Helsinki

Public transportation

Trams 9 and 6T stop right outside the hotel (’Huutokonttori` -stop). More information about public transport in Helsinki

Arriving by car

Near to Clarion Hotel is parking carage. Before parking you need to claim for pin code or permit fot parking from hotel´s reception. Parking is chargeable

Lisätietoja  Rokkiparkista

See  parking instructions 


We have negotiated discounted room rates in several hotels in Helsinki. When booking your room, please mention that you are attending Alma Talent event to get the discount. For more information, please contact our customer service +358 20 442 4110.

  • Radisson Blu -hotellit ja SOKOS-hotellit: alennus -11 % Flex-hinnasta
  • Clarion Hotel Helsinki: alennus -15 % päivän BAR-huonehinnasta
  • Scandic Paasi -15% Flex-hinnasta & Scandic Park -15% Flex-hinnasta
  • Hotel Katajanokka: alennus -15 % päivän BAR-huonehinnasta nettisivujen kautta etukoodilla JAZ (koodi syötetään Special Rates -valikon Corporate-kenttään) tai olemalla yhteydessä hotellin vastaanottoon