Akseli Pallonen

About Akseli

Akseli joined VALOR Partners in May 2022. He previously worked in management consulting and in a bank’s risk management. Akseli is especially inspired to work in strategic projects with a real impact on the client’s competitive position in markets.


During his consulting career, Akseli has worked with various industries in projects ranging from operational efficiency improvement analysis to business design and strategy.

Examples of recent projects:

  • Business strategy and productization for a Finnish energy company
  • Long-term competitiveness forecast and financial impact analysis
  • Competitor-based pricing strategy


Master’s degree in finance from the University of Oulu.

Outside the Office

Outside work, Akseli enjoys sports, whether it’s training for a powerlifting competition, hiking in Lapland, or more casual exercise like playing racket sports with friends.