Innovestor Ventures is the venture capital arm of Innovestor Group. We are an active Helsinki-based early stage venture capital firm focusing on ambitious growth companies in all fields of technology in the Finland+ region. We manage one of the largest portfolios of venture backed companies in the Nordics and our mission is to be a growth catalyst combining not only the much-needed capital, but also supporting our portfolio companies with valuable contacts and know-how. We syndicate actively and have an extensive network of co-investors among other venture funds, business angels and corporate investors in Finland and abroad.
We are a member of the Finnish Venture Capital Association and International Venture Club run by Techtour.
Current portfolio consists of almost 100 high-tech companies in all fields of technology; cleantech, consumer, enterprise software, health, industrial technologies and life science.
Petri has worked within venture capital as an investor and as an advisor for 20 years. Prior to joining Innovestor, Petri built Finland’s largest venture portfolio covering all fields of technology making 200+ investments over a period of 10 years. He has worked also in academia and has been actively lecturing on venture capital, growth strategies and corporate finance.
Janne has almost 20 years of experience working with startup companies and building new success stories as a venture capital investor and financing manager.
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.
Myron 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, operations, international sales, M&A due diligence, government contracts and negotiations.
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.
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.