Johanna Lumiste is a junior associate at COBALT, assisting primarily banking and finance team associates in their everyday work. She mainly advises on venture capital investments, other financing transactions as well as various corporate matters, investor-startup relations, and mergers and acquisitions. She has advised several international and local venture capital funds on investing in promising startups.
Johanna holds a Master of Arts degree from the University of Tartu. During her studies, Johanna has also gained professional knowledge as an exchange student at the University of Vienna and the Faculty of Law of the University of Mannheim. Additionally, Johanna has successfully participated in a moot court competition hosted by the Estonian Moot Court Society, where her team won first place in 2018 and later joined the organizing team for the same event held in 2019.