Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou

Ready to fight back? Take a lab!

ROI Finland program is all about spotting investment opportunities and selling them to the big boss. To properly prepare for a “go-ahead,” fix a session at the ROI Finland Labs. (Sure! Free of charge for members.) [caption id="attachment_5822" align="alignright" width="225"] ROI Finland Advisory Board membersPeter Nyman,...

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10 April

Atradius

Atradius offers globally a wide range of credit management products including credit insurance, reinsurance, bonding and debt collection services in order to support customer’s growth by strengthening their credit and cash management. ...

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09 April

USA keeping Finnish exports afloat

USA is the fastest growing market for Finnish Exports, by growing 23%.  "Economic growth in the US has been good news for both the global economy and Finland's exports. Finnish companies ship to the US  a large  variety of goods.  This trend is not based...

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08 April

Giving the gift of home.

There is a way to fight poverty, lack of housing, and homelessness head on. Give those in need a home. A new member company Earth House is reaching out to the poorest of the poor and using its innovation – a durable lightweight building structure...

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31 March

Mercuri Urval

As an organically grown independent company with worldwide spread – Mercuri Urval is a unique consultancy partner to international companies. The Mercuri Urval Global Client Services division meets the special needs of international clients. If you need a global partner that can offer best practice...

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27 March

LeasePlan

LeasePlan is the world's leading fleet management company. LeasePlan Finland was founded in 1997 and it serves corporate and public sector customers in all areas of their fleet management needs. LeasePlan is the market leader in operational leasing and fleet management in Finland, with over...

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27 March
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DNA

DNA Ltd is a Finnish telecommunications group providing high-quality voice, data and TV services for communication, entertainment and working. DNA is Finland’s largest cable operator and the leading pay TV provider in both the cable and terrestrial networks. For DNA, the key area for growth...

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22 March

SAS Institute

SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market....

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22 March

Reaching for the TTIP!

Although the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) can be a mouthful, the name is no excuse for not placing your bets on the US market.   “I was advised to call the prospective deal anything else but a free trade agreement,” laughed Minister for Foreign Trade Alexander...

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15 March

Three US opportunities you shouldn’t miss

Travel broadens the mind. For Ambassador Ritva Koukku-Ronde, it also lengthens the list of missed opportunities. Here she tells us of the moments she wishes Finnish companies would have been there to benefit from low-hanging fruit.   Dear Ambassador, thank you for talking with us! How long...

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08 March

Marketing from within

Are customers any good at innovating? Will they buy or shun their own innovation? These are questions on the top of all CEOs’ minds at the moment, we are told. These are also questions that Mikko Laukkanen of Aalto University Executive Education does his best to answer. Mikko...

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27 February

European AmChams to visit the Twin Cities

The Executive Directors of the 47 European AmChams will hold their fall meeting in Helsinki. Together, they represent more than 18,000 corporations. You heard right. Did you mark your calendar already? If there ever was a group with multiplying power, this is it! Just look at...

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26 February

Icelandair

Icelandair is one of the pioneers of the international aviation est. 1937. We connect 35 cities cross the Atlantic, through our hub Keflavik, geographically mid-way between America and Europe. Helsinki is operated non-stop daily during the summer months and 3-5 times a week during...

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25 February

Equinix

Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX) connects the world’s leading businesses to their customers, employees and partners inside the most interconnected data centers. In 40 markets across five continents, Equinix is where companies come together to realize new opportunities and accelerate their business, IT and cloud strategies....

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25 February

On Amcham’s slush fund and surreptitious agenda

We are extremely proud that Amcham Finland is 100% member-funded. Yet many people have great difficulty comprehending and believing just that: that Amcham Finland is 100% member-funded.   We need to talk!   Money is a touchy topic, especially when dealing with people or organizations that are perceived to...

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24 February

On AmCham’s slush fund and surreptitious agenda

We are extremely proud that AmCham Finland is 100% member-funded. Yet many people have great difficulty comprehending and believing just that: that AmCham Finland is 100% member-funded. We need to talk! Money is a touchy topic, especially when dealing with people or organizations that are perceived to...

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24 February

Legally generous

Maria Parker from PwC has been selected as the new chair of the Amcham Legal Committee. She hits the ground running. With the introduction of a new service, every Amcham member company is now entitled to an hour of free legal consultation. The new member benefit...

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18 February

Rail Baltica – the opportunity of a lifetime

Get ready to think big. The most ambitious transportation project of all time is coming to a city near you. Just imagine what a massive underwater rail tunnel and super-fast connections through Europe could do to your life. We’re already working on it Northern Europe is...

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15 February

Free trade to bring major economic benefits

The past few weeks have brought a long leap to one of AmCham’s main policy goals, the formulation of a comprehensive free trade agreement between the European Union and the United States. Though the moment has been a long way coming, the timing could hardly...

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14 February