Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou


Summertime growth

  Before moving to Finland four years ago, I had lived my whole life in warm sunny California. Well, apart from a few Navy postings to locations in even warmer climates. Now, I appreciate sunshine like never before. Trips to the summer cottage, mökki in Finnish, are a welcome reward...

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25 June


Bizmind is developing and commercializing a patent-pending mobile application that utilizes applied psychology & advanced psychometrics for sales acceleration in everyday sales situations. Our mobile application provides personalized, battle tested and evidence based guidance for sales activities; we combine psychological characteristics of both seller &...

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15 June

K2 Search

K2 Search is a head hunting and interim management company that creates successful, winning teams in Nordic countries. We are business oriented company and our main focus is to identify, attract and help to recruit key employees as leaders, managers and business oriented specialists. K2...

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11 June

Backstage business at Finland’s premier airshow

Where can you look if you want to see some of the most exciting tech advancements? To the skies, of course!   The nation’s biggest aviation event – the Turku International Airshow - is here again. Along with the iconic fighter jet and acrobatic flight displays above, you’ll find...

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04 June


Idean is a global design firm that works with the world’s leading companies, helping them to create long-lasting relationships with their customers, through truly enchanting and elegant experiences. The design firm which was founded in Finland in 1999 already works with a number of global...

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01 June

Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat other serious chronic conditions: haemophilia, growth disorders and obesity. For...

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29 May

Sullivan & Associates Law Firm P.C.

Sullivan & Associates Law Firm P.C. is a law firm that handles all aspects of tax and corporate law. Whether you are a well-established or emerging Corporation, Limited Liability Company or a Partnership, they advise entities, and their owners, on all aspects of their business...

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27 May


Aspocomp – PCB Technology Company We supply and manufacture PCBs and offer related design and logistic services, focusing on the end-to-end fulfillment of your PCB needs....

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27 May


A family-owned healthcare company, founded in 1987 by Seppo Vertanen. Now led by the family’s second generation with Mr Janne Vertanen as the Chairman of the Board. Main brands: Minisun (Vitamin D), Lactrase (lactase entzyme), Nogasin (alpha-galactosidase enzyme)...

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27 May


Ahlstrom is a high performance fiber-based materials company, partnering with leading businesses around the world to help them stay ahead. We aim to grow with a product offering for clean and healthy environment. Our materials are used in everyday applications such as filters, medical fabrics,...

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23 May

Talent shortage there – talent surplus here

Skills shortages around the world show no signs of abating, as employers continue to struggle to find the talent they need. But Finland may just have an upper hand.   Technically skilled engineers are hot in demand, particularly in Europe and Asia, according to a global snapshot...

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22 May


[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center"][vc_column_text] We have created a fundamentally new approach in protection and identification of product and documentation authenticity. Our systems and solutions use patented technologies based on the application of a unique reference. [/vc_column_text][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="section" type="full_width" text_align="left" background_color="#f2f2f2" border_color="#f2f2f2"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="12541" style="vc_box_rounded" border_color="grey"...

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20 May

Cool tech, hot startups – Launchpad’s new recruits

Business and investment opportunities – just like Amcham – are borderless. For investors, the Nordic countries are often seen as one.   That’s why we continue to build ties with our neighboring chambers. Since March, members of AmCham Estonia have been able to access our flagship program Launchpad...

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13 May


Innovative Ferry Solutions Carus offers specialized IT solution services for ferry operators. With expertise in sales systems, ecommerce, travel and transport booking, Carus will help you to make your business processes and your IT maintenance efficient and help you to get the right information at...

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06 May

Nordic by Nature: CEOs united on investment front

Mature. Competitive. Early adopters. These are just some characteristics that give businesses in the Nordic countries an edge. The trend towards Nordification, however, goes beyond company traits. It’s the rapid transformation of national markets into one Nordic economy – a place we call the New...

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30 April


[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center"][vc_column_text] TransferWise offers a clever new way to transfer money between countries. From the people who built Skype & PayPal.   The essence of TransferWise is that sending money abroad is deceptively expensive, thanks to the hidden fees we’ve all been forced to pay.   Now TransferWise...

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28 April


[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_separator type="transparent" position="center"][vc_column_text] DigiFlak is the leader of a new innovative approach to data security management, protecting confidential data from most types of internal and network threats.   We produce Flak devices, which allow you to sign into Google as Security Key for 2-Step Verification, watch TV...

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28 April