About Innovestor - Creating the best home for growth

Introducing Innovestor

Early-stage venture capital investor. Direct co-investment syndicator. Growth program builder.

The Nordic growth company potential is huge and we’ve been in the heart of it since the beginning. Read more about us and our unique growth company ecosystem.

CEO Foreword

Dreams come true

Every day someone will get the killer idea. Invent something that will change the way we do business, use technology or make the world a better place. What happens after that groundbreaking moment is teamwork. My dream is to offer every world changing Nordic innovation the best possible team to make their vision come true. That is why we have created the Nordic source. A truly unique Nordic growth ecosystem with investors, growth companies and partners. I welcome you onboard on this inspiring journey with Innovestor.

 

Tommi Äijälä
CEO, Innovestor

1500+
growth companies apply to our programs every year

250+
corporate partners

130M
invested

500+
co-investors

Our Core

Fund Management

Innovestor Ventures Ltd.
IK 1 IP (2016)
IK 2 IP (2018)

Direct Co-Investment

Innovestor Ltd.
Growth Company
Commercial Property
Secondary Market

Growth Programs

Innovestor Ignite Ltd.
Grow to Market
Kasvu Open
+ others

Our Mission

Nordic source

We strive to be the best home for growth

Our Nordic source is an ecosystem built to boost growth companies to reaching their goals. The ecosystem includes experienced investors, the most promising Nordic growth companies and respected partners. Our model gives growth companies the best possible environment, financial support and network needed to turn their vision into a success story, with investors and partners also reaping benefits from it.

Our team

Tommi Äijälä

CEO & Co-founder

+358 50 364 1825
tommi.aijala(at)innovestor.fi
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Anna Bernitz

Director, Legal & Compliance

+358 40 8384 965
anna.bernitz(at)innovestor.fi
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Sari Matikainen

Director, Administration

+358 40 577 9774
sari.matikainen(at)innovestor.fi
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Päivi Ihme

Director, Investor Relations

+358 40 5865627
paivi.ihme(at)innovestor.fi
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Mika Palsinajärvi

Senior Manager, Investor Relations

+358 43 825 0494
mika.palsinajarvi(at)innovestor.fi
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Mika Nenonen

Senior Manager, Institutional Investor Relations

+358 50 410 0955
mika.nenonen(a)innovestor.fi
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Petri Laine

Managing Director, Innovestor Ventures

+358 400 909 447
petri.laine(at)innovestor.fi
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Hannu Jungman

Partner, Innovestor Ventures

+358 45 124 8870
hannu.jungman(at)innovestor.fi
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Janne Juhola

Partner, Innovestor Ventures

+358 40 756 6687
janne.juhola(at)innovestor.fi
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Myron Seto

Partner, Innovestor Ventures

+358 50 477 0310‬
myron.seto(at)innovestor.fi
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Ilona Teräkivi

Director, Legal Affairs, Innovestor Ventures

+358 50 369 7127
ilona.terakivi(at)innovestor.fi
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Tuomas Rekonen

Analyst, Innovestor Ventures

+358 40 754 0660
tuomas.rekonen(at)innovestor.fi
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Matti Härkönen

Managing Director, Innovestor Ignite

+358 40 578 2688
matti.harkonen(a)innovestor.fi
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Petri Palviainen

Senior Director, Innovestor Ignite

+358 505171663
petri.palviainen(a)innovestor.fi
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Satu Haka

Business Director, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 50 304 8779
satu.haka(a)innovestor.fi
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Maria Häkkinen (on maternity leave)

Business Director, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open

+358 45 130 3751
maria.hakkinen(a)innovestor.fi
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Riina Haapasalmi

Business Development Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 50 477 8779
riina.haapasalmi(a)innovestor.fi
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Liisa Arvassalo

Project Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 503399691
liisa.arvassalo(a)innovestor.fi
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Vivi Pöntiö

Project Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 509133814
vivi.pontio(a)innovestor.fi
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Laura Hännikäinen

Business Development Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 406535307
laura.hannikainen(a)innovestor.fi
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Aleksi Saarinen

Project Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 41 548 8762
aleksi.saarinen(a)innovestor.fi
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Sara Savolin

Project Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 503313677
sara.savolin@innovestor.fi
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Lassi Starck

Production Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Kasvu Open team

+358 400 528 408
lassi.starck(a)innovestor.fi
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Anna-Mari Blek

Business Director, Innovestor Ignite - Grow to Market team

+358 40 757 6434
anna-mari.blek(a)innovestor.fi
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Anni Hintikka

Service Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Grow to Market team

+358 400244488
anni.hintikka(a)innovestor.fi
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Aleksi Ihalainen

Key Account Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Grow to Market team

+358 408449560
aleksi.ihalainen(a)innovestor.fi
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Susanne Forsberg

Business Director, Innovestor Ignite - Tahdo Uudistua team

+358 505760851
susanne.forsberg(a)innovestor.fi
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Timi Maunula

Project Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Tahdo Uudistua team

+358 44 307 1195
timi.maunula(a)innovestor.fi
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Katri Rutanen

Project Manager, Innovestor Ignite - Tahdo Uudistua team

+358 409625891
katri.rutanen@innovestor.fi
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Advisors

Reima Linnanvirta

Chairman of the Board, Innovestor

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Petri Kalliokoski

Chairman of the Board, Innovestor Ventures

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Stefan Sonnerstedt

Advisor

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Pekka Viljakainen

Entrepreneurship, Leadership

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Kai Öistämö

Technologies, Innovations

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Antti Suhonen

Capital Markets, Financial Institutions

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Contact us

Billing Information

Innovestor Oy (OpusCapita skannauspalvelu)

PL65375

00021 LASKUTUS

EDI: 003710948874

OVT: 003726160184

Email: reskontra.tampere@accountor.fi

Innovestor Ignite Oy (OpusCapita skannauspalvelu)Previously Kasvun Roihu Oy

PL 21541

00063 LASKUNET

EDI:003724294592

OVT: 003724294592

Email: InnovestorIgniteOy.FI.P.105638-1@docinbound.com

Innovestor Ventures Oy (OpusCapita skannauspalvelu)

PL65433

00021 LASKUTUS

EDI: 003710948874

OVT: 003727097164

Email: reskontra.tampere@accountor.fi

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Contacts

Helsinki

+358 10 3233 880
info@innovestor.fi
Aleksanterinkatu 46 C
00100 Helsinki, Finland

Jyväskylä

+358 40 5782 688
info@innovestor.fi
Crazy Town, Kauppakatu 39
40100 Jyväskylä, Finland

Stockholm

+46 70 3727329
info@innovestor.se
Birger Jarlsgatan 31
11145 Stockholm, Sweden

Moscow

+7 926 0398489
info@innovestor.fi
Trekhprudny per. 9 bld 1
123001 Moscow, Russia