We deliver compliance

We consult companies towards compliant, well-managed supply chains.

In a hectic world full of increasing regulations and statutes, we want to make sure that our clients are aware of their obligations and requirements, and that they are fully equipped for compliancy.

We will do this by working persistently towards increasingly informed, communicative and compliant supply chains.

We deliver compliance

We consult companies towards compliant, well-managed supply chains.

In a hectic world full of increasing regulations and statutes, we want to make sure that our clients are aware of their obligations and requirements, and that they are fully equipped for compliancy.

We will do this by working persistently towards increasingly informed, communicative and compliant supply chains.

Hazardous chemicals

High-level expertise

Our top experts have a passion for the field and for continuous self-development. Together with our network of high-calibre professionals, we can accommodate both small and large supply chain compliance needs for your organisation.

Meet our experts:

Lauri Ojala logscale

Lauri Ojala
CEO, Senior Consultant
Professor of Logistics
D.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Sc.)

+358 50 502 7031
lauri.ojala@logscale.fi

Lauri is an award-winning, world renowned expert and a long-standing Professor and Chair of Logistics at the Turku School of Economics, Finland.

He is an initiator and a co-author of The World Bank’s Logistics Performance Index, a worldwide indicator on how easy or difficult countries’ trade logistics is. Lauri has headed the “Finland State of Logistics” national surveys for several years comprising the largest national database of its kind in the world.

Lauri has published extensively in numerous established Journals in the fields of e.g. supply chain management and maritime and seaport safety & security.

He has worked as a Trade and Transport Facilitation expert for e.g. The World Bank, Asian Development Bank and OECD. He has also worked as an expert on transport, logistics and maritime policy issues for Transport Ministries of several countries.

As a sign of his eminence in the field, Lauri is a receiver of e.g. the DHL “Lifetime Award for Most Innovative Senior Scientist”, as well as the Finnish “Logistician of the year” award, the highest recognition given by the Finnish Logistics community.

Leea Ojala logscale

Leea Ojala
Director of Consultancy
M.Sc. (Tech.)
M.Sc. (Biol. & Env. Sci.)

+358 20 730 7471
leea.ojala@logscale.fi

Leea is a chemical legislation expert with a multidisciplinary background, and a leading expert in the various requirements of the EU REACH Regulation. She also knows her way around the legislative Environmental, Health and Safety jungle that companies face on a daily basis.

Leea’s experience stems both from the industry and from within research. For the past years she has been working as a top consultant within Environmental and Sustainability consulting. She holds two Master’s Degrees from the fields of Environmental Engineering and Biotechnology, respectively.

She specializes in circular economy in view of the demanding interface between waste, product, chemical and environmental legislation. She has witnessed firsthand how current regulatory practices can be adapted to better suit company needs via tireless advocacy of these issues between Ministries, Authorities and companies.

Leea excels in Life Cycle Assessments of industrial processes and products. She is one of the few authorized verifiers of Environmental Product Declarations for the Finnish Building Information Foundation RTS. Furthermore, Leea is qualified as an Enterprise Energy Auditor by the Finnish Energy Authority, as per the Energy Efficiency Directive. She is also trained by Motiva Ltd as a Material Efficiency Auditor.

Markku Mylly logscale

Markku Mylly
Senior advisor
Partner

+358 (0) 400 568 792
markku.mylly@logscale.fi

Markku is an experienced shipping and maritime logistics expert. He has a long and versatile experience in shipping, maritime logistics and in maritime and port administration.

Markku has worked as a Captain in cross-trade shipping, pilot in Finland, developer of Vessel Traffic Management Systems in Finland and the EU, CEO of a shipping company and of the Finnish Port Association, Director General of Finnish Maritime Administration, and as Executive Director of the European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA).

Markku is an active guest lecturer at several Universities in the EU and beyond.

His special interests include automation and digitalisation in shipping as well as environmental regulation of shipping and its implementation. He is also active in several development projects on port operations and maritime logistics.

Aleksi Paimander logscale

Aleksi Paimander
Junior Consultant
M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.)

+358 (0) 20 730 7473
aleksi.paimander@logscale.fi

Aleksi received his Master’s Degree from the Turku School of Economics, Finland, in 2019 majoring in Supply Chain Management.

In addition to logistics, he has studied Information Systems Science and Economic Geography. As an exchange student at the University of Rikkyo, Japan, he also studied International Business and the Japanese language.

Aleksi speaks six languages; besides Japanese, his secret weapon is the Thai language.

Aleksi has also experience in research work. He is a co-author of the most recent “Finland State of Logistics -report from 2018, and has assisted e.g. in the report “Maritime Security of Supply and the Finnish Business Environment”, a comprehensive study published by the National Emergency Supply Agency of Finland in end-2018.

Aleksi is seated at logscale’s office in Turku.

Eeli Friman logscale

Eeli Friman
Junior Consultant
M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.)

+358 (0) 20 730 7472
eeli.friman@logscale.fi

Eeli is a logistics expert, who received his Master’s Degree from the Turku School of Economics, Finland, in 2019 majoring in Supply Chain Management.

Besides logistics, Eeli has also studied Information Systems Science and Psychology. He has gained international experience from his various positions at student associations, as well as during his exchange studies at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.

Eeli’s Master’s thesis “Transport and Logistics in the Baltic Sea Region by 2030” was published as part of the EU HAZARD project led by the Turku School of Economics. The thesis was awarded by the Finnish Transport and Logistics SKAL for its merits.

Eeli is seated at logscale’s Turku offices. Among other things, he speaks fluent Spanish.

Our network

Juha Karjalainen
Logistics expert
M.Sc. (Geogr.), MBA

+358 44 025 1666
logscale@logscale.fi

Juha is an experienced logistics professional with a long track record in port and terminal operations, forwarding and value-added logistics services across all modes of transport. He has worked in several Finnish seaports, both at the corporate management team level and at the customer interface.

Juha has completed the International delegate training of the Finnish Red Cross in 2011 and has worked on demanding humanitarian logistics assignments in Africa and Asia. Earlier in his career, Juha coordinated a seaport project co-funded by the European Union and participated in research projects on
logistics and cross-disciplinary futures studies, respectively.

He holds a Master’s Degree in Economic Geography (University of Turku, FI) and an MBA (Swansea Business School, University of Wales), including one academic year of studying Mandarin Chinese at the University of Qingdao, Shandong, PRC.

Juha holds an EU community licence for goods haulage issued by Traficom (the Finnish Transport and Communications Agency), and he has completed the Transport Entrepreneur training arranged by SKAL (Finnish Transport and Logistics) in 2016.

Our approach

We promise to deliver sustainable and cost-efficient compliance through result-oriented and effective problem solving.

In our work we value integrity, agility and mutual respect.

  • We do business honestly and reliably according to our core values
  • With our nimble structure, we adapt and learn fast to provide you with the most current expertise
  • Our clients and their specific needs are our priority