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Achieve your goals with Finland’s strengths

World-class technology, a talented workforce and excellent R&D opportunities are just some of the reasons to establish operations in Finland, the happiest country in the world.

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Stable and functional business environment

Finland offers a business environment with uniquely high levels of stability, continuity and predictability. The pillars of Finland's peaceful and well-functioning society include transparent government and effective state institutions, an independent judicial system and respect for the rule of law.

#1 – No. 1 Business Environment in the World
Global Innovation Index 2019
#1 – The Most Stable Country in the World – 14th year in a row
Fund for Peace, Fragile States Index 2019


Fueled with Innovation

Finland's success story in becoming a highly industrialized, knowledge-based and innovative economy is based on free trade and openness to investment in the globalized economy. 

#3 – 3rd Most Innovative Country in the World
Innovation Champion, The Consumer Technology Association 2019
#2 – 2nd Most Skilled Workforce in the World
World Economic Forum, The Global Competitiveness Report 2019


Offering growth potential 

As a result, the Finnish business climate is very international and attractive to foreign investment, offering growth potential and business opportunities across different industries.

#1 – Leader in the number of FDI projects in the Nordic countries
EY Nordic Attractiveness Survey 2019
#1 – Happiest Country in the World – 4th year in a row
The World Happiness Report 2021

Future with Finland podcast series

In the latest episode we discuss how access to accurate and comprehensive health data benefit companies and for example R&D operations.

Future with Finland is a series of podcasts, looking at the unique business, R&D, and innovation landscape in Finland. Throughout the spring, we will touch different topics and welcome experts from various fields in conversation with us.

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Our services

Our services are always tailored to meet your precise needs. Our service portfolio includes:

  • Data collection and analysis provides relevant information for fact-based desicion making
  • Opportunity analysis finds solutions for particular business needs
  • Matchmaking opens doors and finds relevant contacts
  • Entry alternatives evaluates most suitable market entry strategies
  • Location management helps to find the perfect sites and locations
  • Setting up a business provides tools and plans for establishing and expanding a business in Finland

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As the country’s official investment promotion agency, Invest in Finland offers a wide range of useful services for international companies and investors.

Our experts will support you to identify relevant business opportunities that match your strategy and guide you through the process. Partnering with us means also that you receive the most relevant and up-to-date industry insights. Our mission is to help your business to grow and prosper in Finland.

Our comprehensive services are confidential and complimentary. We are happy to help you!

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