Private Expert Organizations

connect with growth companies

We offer you

the best platforms to meet the most potential growth companies and find ways to co-operate with them. At the same time you also strengthen your positive brand recognition among growth companies.

Connect with innovative growth companies

Kasvu Open – be part of Finland’s largest growth company ecosystem

Kasvu Open is the largest growth coaching program for SMEs in Finland. Each year Kasvu Open gathers the most innovative and growth hungry startups and start again companies to develop their businesses and grow their networks.

Since 2014, in total, 1700 companies have participated in coaching, 1500 experts have offered their support to these companies and 270 partners have helped us carry out the program on a regional and national level. Together with these Kasvu Open partners we share a mission to make Finland the world’s best growth company nation. – Do you share this mission with us?

Through Kasvu Open partnership you will get to

1. Connect with the most innovative grow hungry SMEs from selected fields of technologies (e.g. Health, Smart Cities, Energy, Ai etc.) or regionally

2. Find valuable partnerships with growth companies, Kasvu Open partners and other network members

3. Accelerate your own organization’s learning and develop your team’s knowhow and professionalism

4. Strengthen your positive brand recognition among growth companies and growth network

If you would like to connect and cooperate with growth companies through Kasvu Open partnership, find out more from here.

“Finnish growth companies know what they are doing but they do not necessarily understand or utilize all the possibilies of digitalization when they are scaling their business globally. Kasvu Open makes it possible for us to meet thousands of growth-hungry companies which we can enlighten about these possibilities.”

– Mikko Pulkkila, CEO, MarkkinointiAkatemia MAK Oy

Connect with growth companies entering global markets

Grow to Market – Connects you with the most promising Finnish SMEs heading to Chinese, U.S and Swedish markets

Grow to Market is the largest private internationalization program in Finland for SMEs heading towards international markets in China, Sweden or USA. The program is targeted for both the companies that are planning on starting their international growth path and for those companies that have started it but are still in quite beginning of this path. Since 2017, with the help of our 34 partners, we have helped 192 SMEs to find out their business potential in Chinese, Swedish and the U.S. markets through 10 Grow to Market programs. Would you like to support the next Finnish global success stories?

Through Grow to Market partnership you will get to

1. Connect with relevant Finnish growth companies interested in Chinese, Swedish or the U.S. markets

2. Find valuable partnerships especially with growth companies but also with other Grow to Market partner and network members

3. Accelerate your own organization’s learning and develop your team’s and professionalism about the target market and growth companies needs and wishes regarding internationalization

4. Strengthen your positive brand recognition among internationalizing growth companies and out Grow to Market network

If you would like to connect and cooperate with internationalizing growth companies through Grow to Market partnership, find out more from here.

”Together with Kasvun Roihu and other partners we are continuously developing the process. Development can also be seen in growth companies leaving their application to these programs. The motivation level and quality of the companies is constantly improving.” 

– Petri Palviainen, the Head of Advisory Service, Crowe Horwath Finland

Invest in future success stories

Innovestor – Interested in investing in innovative early-stage startups together with a professional venture capital investor?

Innovestor is your investment channel to the Nordic region’s future success stories. Invest in startups together with Innovestor based on your own preferences and needs.

Choose to invest in a single company via their Co-investment platform or build your own diversified startup portfolio. Or if you are an institutional investor, allocate capital to Innovestor’s funds for complete investment management.

All companies go through a rigorous selection process and are pre-vetted according to professional VC standards. Innovestor has the largest private venture backed portfolio in the Nordics and invests in high-tech companies without industry limitations.

If you are interested in investing in startups, visit Innovestor’s website to find out more.

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