We manage the largest portfolio of venture backed companies in Finland.

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Current portfolio consists of almost 100 high-tech companies in all fields of technology; cleantech, consumer, enterprise software, health, industrial technologies and life science.

About

Innovestor Ventures is part of Innovestor Group, which manages venture capital funds and invests from its own balance sheet. Innovestor Ventures manages Innovestor Growth Fund I, the largest portfolio of venture backed companies in Finland and Innovestor Growth Fund 2. The highly diversified portfolio consists of almost one hundred companies in all fields of technology; cleantech, consumer, enterprise software, health, industrial technologies and life science. The portfolio has been built over a period of ten years by Innovestor ventures team within Finnvera Plc. Innovestor Ventures acquired the portfolio from Finnvera in December 2016. The largest investors in the fund are Nordea Life, Mandatum Life and Ilmarinen.

Innovestor syndicates actively and we have an extensive network of co-investors among venture funds, business angels and corporates in Finland and abroad. We are member of the Finnish Venture Capital Association and International Venture Club run by Techtour.

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Petri Laine

Petri Laine

Managing Partner

Petri has worked within venture capital as an investor and as an advisor for 20 years.

He has worked also in academia and has been actively lecturing on venture capital, growth strategies and corporate finance.

+358 400 909 447

Janne Juhola

Janne Juhola

Partner

Janne has almost 20 years of experience working with startup companies and building new success stories as a venture capital investor and financing manager.

+358 40 756 6687

Hannu Jungman

Hannu Jungman

Partner

During the past 20 years Hannu has experienced the innovation and startup ecosystem from several angles: as venture capitalist, entrepreneur, academic, in operations and technology transfer.

+358 45 124 8870

Dr. Myron Seto

Dr. Myron Seto

Partner

Myron Seto has more than 20 years of management experience in complex commercial and technical environments, with broad international business experience on six continents spanning technology development, strategic planning, customer service, operations, international sales, M&A due diligence, government contracts and negotiations.

+358 46 942 1916

Ilona Teräkivi

Ilona Teräkivi

Director, Legal Affairs

Ilona has an extensive experience as a M&A and financial transactions attorney. She is diligent but yet business-minded legal solution provider assisting the team and portfolio companies in a broad range of legal issues.

+358 50 369 7127

Tuomas Rekonen

Tuomas Rekonen

Analyst

Tuomas supports the team with market and strategic analysis of portfolio companies by combining his knowledge and passion about finance, strategy and new technologies. Currently, Tuomas is pursuing a degree in Strategy and Venturing at Aalto University.

+358 40 754 0660

Anna Koponen

Anna Koponen

Marketing Manager

Anna supports the teams marketing activities and handles all media related questions.

+358 400 700 194

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21.03.19

New #coinvestment opportunity 🗣️ We are investing in Tenboron Ltd - a Helsinki based #pharmaceutical company developing a one of a kind cancer fighting medicine. 👉 Read the press release: innovestorgroup.com/tenboron-devel… #sijoittaminen #kasvu #fundinground #coinvesting #osakeanti
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In 2018 alone, total capital invested in technology in Europe climbed to $23bn from just $5bn in 2013. Now, the next downturn is looming. Read our thoughts on what this means for the tech ecosystem: bit.ly/2TCpwjG. ✍by @ilkkakivimaki & @aesalmi
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@soomamedical was elected as one of the top 10 presenting companies at #EHIF19 ! twitter.com/TechTourHQ/sta…
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12.03.19

looking good guys! Our CEO Tommi and chief investment officer Wilhelm are on site and ready to judge the @PolarBearPitch semifinal pitches! ❄️ #partner #polarbearpitching #kasvu #vc #coinvestment
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Last week Miradore took home the #RedHerring #Top100award at a ceremony held in Amsterdam. - Amsterdam, was the perfect place to meet and explore new ideas, says Jeremy Allen, Regional sales Director of @MiradoreLtd. We thank Red Herring and our clients. bit.ly/2EPM07M
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- Amsterdam, was the perfect place to meet and explore new ideas, says Jeremy Allen, Regional sales Director of @MiradoreLtd. We thank Red Herring and our clients. https://t.co/4aP81asR0e https://t.co/DMO8TeHFXy
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26.02.19

Get to know our @InnovestorVC Managing Partner, academic turned #VC & #startup coach, Petri Laine! Petri is without a doubt one of the most experienced VC's in Finland and has some great words of wisdom to share with you 💎 innovestorgroup.com/meet-the-team-… #sijoittaja #kasvu #helyes
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Petri is without a doubt one of the most experienced VC's in Finland and has some great words of wisdom to share with you 💎
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25.02.19

We are a proud partner of @PolarBearPitch this year! ❄️ Join us in Oulu 12.-13.3 at a one of a kind event that brings together #startups, #investors and corporations💪 Cant wait for the ice hole pitches, keynotes, panel discussions & networking! polarbearpitching.com #kasvu
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@Safera_Oy

21.02.19

People requested an easier way to control the cooking time, better control of air quality during cooking and safer use of the stove in everyday hassle. We gave them Safera Sense - Complete Smart Cooking Sensor #smartcooking #AirQuality #cookingsafety indiegogo.com/projects/safer…
Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, @UNC, collaborate with our portfolio company Techila Technologies, @techilatech, and Google Cloud, @GCPcloud, to accelerate the processing of medical images from one week to three hours! edu.google.com/latest-news/ca…