Supporting entrepreneurialism in Helsinki
NewCo Helsinki is a City of Helsinki service that aims to help new businesses and startups succeed. We provide confidential business advisory services to lend a hand to entrepreneurs who are starting a new business and developing their operations. We also assist startups in their efforts to grow and expand to international markets.
Together with our partners and local communities, NewCo Helsinki works to foster the city’s entrepreneurial and startup culture. Among other things, we utilize this collaboration to support promising niche markets that can serve as platforms for new business.
We want Finland’s capital to be a great place to own and operate a profitable business; an ecosystem in which everything associated with running your business works smoothly. We actively promote Helsinki in many forums, in order to attract entrepreneurs and seed funding from around the world.
NewCo Helsinki puts 20 seasoned business advisors with a wide range of competencies and experiences from different disciplines at your disposal. Our services are free-of-charge and open to everyone.
NEWCO HELSINKI IN FIGURES
Our services have helped create 26,000 companies in Helsinki.
We have offered personal business advisory services since 1992.
80% of the companies founded with our help still exist five years later.
You will have the skills of experienced business advisors at your disposal. Twenty business advisors with different backgrounds and competence in different disciplines will guide you along.
Last year, we held 180 training courses and events for the different phases of the entrepreneur’s path.
Last year, 1,200 new companies were established in Helsinki with the help of our services.
The mission of NewCo Helsinki is to increase the number of successful businesses in the Helsinki area by offering services that help entrepreneurs both at the beginning of their journey and when they are seeking growth for their business.
We help people in the Helsinki area in becoming entrepreneurs and support their success through versatile services. Our activities seek to support the goals of the Division of Economic Development of the City of Helsinki and our operational model is based on cooperation with the private sector.
Helsinki is one of the most fascinating cities in terms of new business. We support local businesses.