Author: Kalliopi Papadopoulou


PEMA welding automation is designed by the world’s leading specialist in designing and manufacturing welding automation systems – PEMAMEK LTD. PEMA welding solutions are designed and tailor-made to improve customer competitiveness and productivity. Pemamek uses and produces hi-tech: utilising the best available robot and automation...

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28 May

Ring the NASDAQ bell in NYC

Has your company set its eyes on the US market?  Great. Join the club. AmCham invites the next generation of world-class companies to command the stage for the NASDAQ bell-ringing ceremony in New York City. If you want to be one of the twenty companies making...

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07 May

Getting personal, getting direct!

If you thought direct selling is an outdated method of reaching out to customers, think again! Amway has quietly proven that ‘being direct’ still works and have moved their brand right ahead. What has worked for Amway better in recent years than before? What makes...

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24 April

Big Night – Four Awards!

ManpowerGroup is the Member of the Year 2013. It becomes the eighth company to win the recognition in what constitutes the longest tradition in the (brief) history of AmCham Finland.   ‘Don’t miss May 14 Talent Talks® recruitment and matchmaking event’ The Member of the Year 2013 was...

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23 April

Trend alert: Honesty & Friendship

Diane Martin replied late at night via email. She is in Lapland collecting “material.” The new professor for Sustainable Marketing is set to bring her discipline to the 21st century. Key concepts: honesty and friendship.   'Is your business green enough? Do the health check!' Aalto University in...

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19 April


Founded in 1976, CGI Group Inc. is the fifth largest independent information technology and business process services firm in the world. With approximately 71,000 members located in offices and global delivery centers in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, CGI offers a comprehensive portfolio of...

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17 April

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 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 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


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 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