Mart Tooming is a co-founder and managing partner of Equity United.
Mart Tooming co-founded United Partners Group OÜ, a financial company providing financial advisory services, investing in private companies and investing and developing real estate projects. Since its inception in 2003, Mart Tooming has been heavily involved in initiating and managing direct investments of the group such as Vertex Estonia, Nelja Energia, Nordic Lumber and Balti Realiseerimiskeskus.
Prior to joining UP, Mart was acting as the CEO in Port of Tallinn, the largest port on the Baltic Sea. Previously, until November 2003, he worked for 12 years in Hansabank Group (now Swedbank), the largest commercial bank in the Baltics, where he was leading the Group’s leasing and factoring business unit Hansa Capital and was also acting as a member of Board of Hansabank and a member of Hansabank Group Credit committee. Under Mart and Tarmo’s leadership Hansa Capital became the largest asset-backed lending institution in CEE that spanned five countries.
Mart Tooming holds a B.A. in law from University of Tartu.