Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou

Enter the Boardroom

Come and meet our new Board of Directors for 2014-15. Headed by Tuomo Haukkovaara IBM the new look board will provide expertise guidance as we continue to grow and capitalize on the developing northern European market. Tuomo says he's exited to take over the reigns. "Amcham has grown and become an important player...

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19 March
grow-featured

GROW

With offices located in the Nordic region, and with the world as our playing field, we merge brand development expertise ranging from strategy to multidisciplinary execution. It’s an inspiring and rewarding challenge. Driven by our belief that Everything Communicates™ we define, design and dramatise brand...

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17 March

Finland cracks down on anti-competitive behavior

A total of €37.4 million in damages has been awarded to 40 municipal claimants in a landmark cartel damages case that has put Finland on the EU-wide antitrust damages map. For more than a decade the European Commission has been championing private antitrust enforcement as a...

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10 March

Reaktor

Reaktor is a creative technology company. We construct exceptionally well-functioning services. To achieve the finest quality, we keep design and production tightly together. The digital services Reaktor brings to life are not only extraordinaryily beautiful but also a pleasure to use. And they are equipped...

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05 March
ga-telesis

GA Telesis Engine Services (GATES)

GA Telesis Engine Services (GATES) repairs and overhauls commercial jet engines at Helsinki airport. The shop was recently bought from Finnair by GA Telesis and continuing more than 75 years of history in engine repairs. GATES uses innovative approaches to optimize the engine maintenance cost...

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05 March

Death Interrupted. Your Amcham Community Update.

Robots that pinpoint medical solutions. Sound like science fiction? It's reality for researchers and business in Helsinki. [read more] Country Manager Rafael Blomstedt tells us how Amcham’s flagship program is giving his business operations an edge. [read more] Keep your finger on the pulse – join us at upcoming programs...

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05 March

Science fiction? No, reality!

Imagine you have cancer. The doctor takes a sample of your cancer cells, walks away from the hospital through a long tunnel, up an elevator and into a room overtaken by a massive robot. This robot, at the Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM), tests hundreds...

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05 March

Sisterhood of the travelling bra

Ladies, we’d like to encourage you to get rid of your bras! Not in the name of feminism but in the name of art. Amcham is teaming up with pharmaceutical giant Roche for the ‘Kanssasi’  (with you) art project and breast cancer awareness campaign. Women around Finland are encouraged to...

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05 March

Rafael Blomstedt a man with a mission

ROI Finland is designed to harness the know-how of the best investment experts around: those who manage current investments in Finland. There are nearly three thousand of them.  They are Country Managers who, on a regular basis, evaluate growth opportunities in the market and make the...

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05 March

Episerver

Episerver connects digital commerce and digital marketing to help organizations create unique digital experiences for their customers, with measurable business results. The Episerver Digital Experience Cloud™ combines content, commerce, multi-channel marketing, and predictive analytics in a single platform to work full-circle for businesses online –...

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14 February

Citycon

Citycon offers in total some 80 retail properties in Finland, Sweden, Estonia, Lithuania and Denmark, where you can find a suitable space for your business....

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14 February

Siemens

Siemens Osakeyhtiö offers a wide range of electrical engineering and electronics related products and services. Its operations can be divided into four divisions: Industry, Energy, Infrastructure & Cities and Healthcare. Siemens Osakeyhtiö has branch offices in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Globally Siemens has 360 000...

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14 February

Bayer’s Rittgen: “Amcham is my network”

Oliver Rittgen, head of Bayer’s Nordic headquarters, had a tough time cracking into Finland’s professional circuit - until he partnered with Amcham Finland.  The Bayer CEO makes the revelation in an in-depth interview with Business news-daily Kauppalehti, in which he discusses business culture and opportunities in Finland. The expat, who...

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17 January

What’s the New North?

You can probably picture what the old north was like. Looking around you in Helsinki, for example, the world looked a whole lot different twenty, ten or even three years ago. Now it is a pleasure to welcome you to build and enjoy the New North! Today...

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10 January

JOSEK

The operating principle of the Joensuu Regional Development Company, JOSEK Ltd, is to consolidate and diversify the economic structure, promote the competitiveness, and improve the operating conditions of local business life in an increasingly international environment. JOSEK serves all companies in the Joensuu region, from...

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08 January

Finnair

Finnair is Finland’s national flag carrier serving the Finnish market and multiple destinations in both Europe and Asia, while also specializing in fast connections between the 2 markets via Helsinki. The airline carries more than eight million passengers annually and connects 13 cities in Asia...

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08 January

Elisa

Elisa is a telecommunications , ICT and online service company which has 2.2 million consumers, corporate and public administration organisation customers. Elisa’s services provide consumers with new opportunities for communication, learning and entertainment, and organisations with tools for developing operating methods and improving productivity. As...

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08 January