Developing markets

We offer our customers market information and other data regarding business potential and cooperation possibilities in developing countries, and encourage your company to seize new, emerging opportunities.

Market information for success in developing markets

Economic growth promotes wellbeing in developing countries and creates significant new business opportunities. We offer your company market information and other data regarding business potential and cooperation possibilities in developing countries, and encourage your company to seize new, emerging opportunities.

About the
theme

We provide funding for the development of innovations, piloting and demonstrations as well as the development of business models and for obtaining market information. We support export promotion and network business actors in target countries through Team Finland's international network and with the help of local partners.

We assist your company to access UN procurements and the international financial institutions' projects in developing countries as well as procurements related to humanitarian crises. We cooperate with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and other public organisations, and build ecosystems between public, private and civil society organisations.

Governance

An Advisory Board representing the industry participates in strategic planning, follow-up and networking in Finland and internationally within the theme and its’ programs.

Advisory Board: Matti Leppäniemi (Econet Group), Marja-Riitta Ketola (UNICEF), Markku Andersen (Naps Solar Systems Oy), Mikael Gummerus (Frosmo Oy), Minna Halme (Aalto), Jaakko Kangasniemi (Finnfund), Panu Partanen (Vaisala Oy)