StartUp Health Goes Global With Launch of StartUp Health Finland
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Global health innovation company StartUp Health is expanding globally with the launch of StartUp Health Finland in partnership with Finpro’s Team Finland Health growth program. The partnership will further both organizations’ missions, to grow and scale the next generation of businesses and strengthen Finland’s position as a digital health leader.
StartUp Health Finland Overview
StartUp Health Finland will focus on coaching and supporting the emerging ecosystem of Finnish entrepreneurs and integrating them directly into StartUp Health’s global platform to provide ongoing access to investors, expertise and commercialization opportunities around the world.
StartUp Health Finland will co-locate in the Health Innovation Village at GE in Helsinki’s ‘Silicon’ Vallila district and host regular programming and community events for entrepreneurs, innovators and healthcare transformers. To kick off the program in Finland, it will select five Finnish health tech startups to invite into the StartUp Health Academy, its long-term entrepreneurial coaching program and community designed to scale and grow early stage health tech companies.
StartUp Health Finland will provide selected entrepreneurs access to a multi-year program that includes: