Nordic Innovation Accelerator and Avanto Ventures join forces

Avanto Ventures and Nordic Innovation Accelerator will unite their open innovation platforms. The GLOBENIA innovation platform created by Nordic Innovation Accelerator will be joined to Avanto Ventures and the operations will continue under the Avanto Ventures brand. The platform connects corporations with startups offering innovative solutions.

”By combining our platforms we will be able to serve our international clients even better. We have been developing our digital innovation platform to support the ecosystem where we work and we will be speeding up this process significantly", promises Piia Maaranen, CEO of Avanto Ventures.

“We have been the forerunners and our role has been significant in introducing Nordic cleantech companies to the international investor network. We have also been pioneers and paving the way for open innovation and startup - corporate cooperation in Finland. This is the beginning of a new era and we are pleased to see that the work continues by our partner Avanto Ventures", says Nina Harjula, Chairman of the Board of Nordic Innovation Accelerator.