Funding, investors, accelerators & incubators


  • NEW! Finpro and Tekes are uniting as Business Finland
  • All about Oulu: The North Pole Of Innovation And Technology 
  • Boost for virtual and augmented reality from Tekes: Mixed Reality campaign to be launched!
  • Business Angel investment: FIBAN
  • Collection of investment companies, angel investors, crowdfunding opportunities and public funding: Financing of a startup company
  • Information from the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment: Enterprise Finland
  • Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation: Tekes
  • Specialised financing company owned by the State of Finland: Finnvera
  • Access to EU finance: Your Europe
  • Starting a business in Oulu? Contact BusinessOulu
  • Oulun Seudun Uusyrityskeskus ry is a service centre for start-ups and for entrepreneurs in business operated by their cooperation partners and local municipalities
  • 7-week accelerator program focused on finding the right product-market fit and go-to-market strategy: Startup Sauna
  • Nordic’s no. 1 business accelerator for startups creating transformative learning solutions with pedagogical impact: xEdu
  • 10-week long program designed to take your early-stage prototype to first revenue: Kiuas Accelerator
  • 24/7/365 community designed to help you take your business from idea to first paying users: Kiuas Incubator
  • They accelerate and invest in disruptive pre-revenue and seed stage technology companies, which aim to become global category leaders: Pivot5
  • Boost is an entrepreneur society that encourages young students and entrepreneurs to make their dreams come true: Boost Turku
  • The most active seed stage investor for Finnish startups: Gorilla Ventures