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Nordic Venture Builder
Avanto Ventures is the leading Nordic corporate venturing house with proven credits of business results for our clients across multiple industries. We help our customers venture out to new growth areas by matching them with the startup ecosystem. We build internal ventures, labs and innovation programs, that make a positive impact on the people and the planet.
We help you create new business working like and with startups.
We are the matchmakers between you and our corporate clients.
Our focus is on Smart City
We believe the next big thing happens in Smart City domain including smart mobility, living and energy. These industries are disrupted by startups led by exceptional entrepreneurs building brilliant companies.
Avanto Ventures has 7 portfolio companies in Smart City domain and we are continuously looking for the best new ones globally.
Corporate Accelerator For Indo-Finnish Ecosystems
Let’s do something extraordinary by joining the forces between Indian and Finnish corporates and startups.
Our Smart & Clean Hub in Helsinki is bringing together like minded startups in the Smart City domain. Together with Team Avanto the community is enjoying the vibrant office life gathering at least once a week for coffee or after work sparkling. Let's have a closer look to one of our roomies Solved.
All you need to know about the best startups, announces and insights from Slush 2017 wrapped up in Top 100 trivias.
Once again, Slush arrived all guns blazing and took everyone on an intensive ride through the latest developments in all technology industries. As Slush keeps growing ever more massive, we also pulled something new from our Slush toolbox.
Accenture Accelerator finals were held on December 1st at Slush 2017 with the seven talented finalist teams. 5-minute pitches were full of interesting demos and impressive results which made it a tough call for the prestigious jury to make the decision.
The most anticipated annual unicorn carnival, Slush, is about to hit the fan. The sheer mass of this event pulls everyone with such a gravity that a careful battle plan is necessary to get concrete benefits out of it.
After observing innovation both from within large corporations and in corporate innovation labs, I have been left pondering why innovation succeeds in labs and in small teams. My conclusion is split it into three distinct areas.
We meet dozens of high-level decision makers weekly. 95% of our meetings are great. They give energy to all parties for the rest of the day. We come back with an overflow of ideas, a request for proposal and new insight. Both us and the customer!
Howdy! I’m Eljas; a SLUSH wacky, startup founder and one of the newest additions in Avanto’s ranks. I’m building new ventures and working with startups, towards which I developed a passion while designing a corporate startup program for Nokia as my thesis. Here I’ll share some of the insights I discovered. Enjoy!
Many companies are currently exploring should they invest on a chatbot. What are the pros and cons? Can a chatbot really be a beneficial part of a customer service team? Does every website have to have it just because of the hype?
Hey entrepreneur, looking for a place to work?
The startup ecosystem in our office is looking for more disruptors. Come and join our Smart & Clean Hub just a few steps from Kamppi (Mechelininkatu 3d). Under the same roof you'll enjoy the mentoring of industry experts, networking with like minded entrepreneurs and the coziest interior.
Contact Joonas if you got interested!