Finland offers a vibrant and friendly startup ecosystem with accelerators, angel investors, VCs and strong innovation support by the government. The capital Helsinki ranks number one in the world in local connectedness among founders, investors and experts.
Nordic region is the fastest growing startup region in Europe and one of the fastest in the world. One of the engines behind the growth of the Finnish startup scene has been the hugely successful gaming and software industry led by companies like Supercell and Rovio. Today, startups' business areas range from gaming, software, ICT and digital services to health tech, environmental and energy industries.
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A monthly list of hottest startups in Finland based on their online visibility.
Startups selected to Business Finland's Young Innovative Company program
Most ambitious and promising startups in Finland can apply to Business Finland's Young Innovative Company program.
An evaluation published by the Ministry of Employment and the Economy estimates that around
Business Finland works with the very new and the best of the best startup companies in Finland.
Finnish capital Helsinki's start-up scene ranks #1 in the world in local connectedness among founders, investors and experts.
Statistics collected by Finnish Business Angels Network ry (FiBAN) and Finnish Venture Capital Association ry (FVCA) show that in 2018
The trend of foreign investors actively investing in Finnish startups and early-stage growth companies continued developing positively.