Positive Spirit at Finland Tech Roadshow in Dubai

May 9th Finpro’s Growth Capital Team organised Finland Tech Roadshow in DIFC Conference Center in Dubai.
In this annual event selected innovative growth companies from Finland pitched their offering to the local investors.

Finnish companies targeted to find hands-on UAE investors to support expansion to the Middle East and speed international growth. After the pitching session face to face meeting were organised where companies introduced their technology, expansion plans and management, and got an opportunity to discuss with investors in further details.

Also Broadfolio’s partner PayIQ, Mobile Payment Solution Provider, participated to the event.
“Mobile product and payment market is growing heavily and the event gave us a great opportunity to introduce our offering to local investors. I am pleased to see the interest towards our business”, says Tuomo Parjanen, CEO, PayIQ.

“Finland has many innovative companies and strong knowledge base to deliver world class products and services to the Middle East. Innovative solutions attract local investors and open doors for international expansion. Penetration also requires local expertise and strong partnerships”, says Kimmo Kytosaari, Managing Partner, Broadfolio MEA.

Finland is often ranked as one of the most innovative countries in the world. Finland’s strengths include e.g. ICT, cleantech, renewable energy, healthcare, fintech, education thanks to the longstanding national investments in innovation and a forward-looking technology policy.