Maria Jänese

Maria Jänese

Associate
Tallinn, Estonia

Maria advises businesses in the financial sector on both regulatory issues and applying for activity licences. Maria has previously worked for almost four years at the Prudential Supervision and Authorisation Department of the Estonian Financial Supervision Authority.

  • About

    Maria has advised various financial institutions, incl. management companies, payment institutions, investment firms, and creditors. Maria has the experience of working in a BIG 4 law firm.

    While working previously for the Financial Supervision Authority, Maria was engaged in issuing and revoking activity licences but also drafting precepts for financial institutions. Her duties also included drafting various decisions to grant or refuse authorisations related to prudential supervision. Maria also has experience in proceedings concerning the suitability of managers and owners and the acquisition of qualifying holdings.

  • CV

    Memberships

    Professional career

    Since 2022
    Associate, law firm TGS Baltic
    2018-2020
    law firm KPMG

    Education

    2009-2010
    University of Tartu, Institute of Law, Estonia, MA
    2006-2009
    University of Tartu, Institute of Law, Estonia, BA