Finnish Business Angels Network ry (FiBAN)
Address: Kampin Huippu, Urho Kekkosen Katu 2 C, 00100 Helsinki, FINLAND
Phone: +358 20 7350 160
Phone: +358 20 7350 160
Busness ID: 2480326-2
Association number: 205.158
Laskutus (Verkkolaskut): OVT-tunnus: 003724803262, Operaattori: BasWare
Jan is the FiBAN Managing Director. In few words, he is an economist, a politician, and a sincere reformer. In addition to financial management, he is in charge of association’s public relations and protection of membership interests. Jan has a professional background in banking, but is as well active in politics. He was the vice chairman of his party and has been a member of Helsinki City Council for 10 years.
Claes Mikko is FiBAN Network Manager in charge of dealflow, matchmaking, and syndication. He is one of the founders of FiBAN and has a wide network in startup investing ecosystem. Claes Mikko is energetic and quick-witted character, well-known of his pitch moderator skills.
Jaakko has funtioned as the CEO of Ohjelmistoyrittäjät and is interested in ICT/SW focused startups, especially music startups.
She made her first business angel investment in 2011 and joined FiBAN in 2012.
Her main interests are ICT-companies and med tech.
Juha Kurkinen | Board member
Juha Kurkinen is one of the founders of FiBAN and the firsth board chairman 2010-2012.
Juha has a corporational background and owns interest especially in startups with sector focus on food industry.
Ari is a cleantech business angel with a portfolio of ten companies. His investments targets are startups that find new ways to use technology to let consumers and businesses save money and resources by reusing, recycling and becoming more energy efficient.
Ari was with F-Secure Corporation for 20 years as a member of the board and CTO.
He is known as an unaffected value seeker, service innovator and brand strategist.
Harry Brade is a business angel focusing on HC and HC IT with background from GE HC and Nokia. Main criteria for investments the team and is interested in impact investing.
REGIONAL CONTACT PERSONS
EUROPEAN BUSINESS ANGELS NETWORK (EBAN)
FiBAN's contact person
FIBAN BOARD 2014
FIBAN BOARD 2013
FIBAN BOARD 2012
FiBAN was founded by private investors in 2010 by the activity of Risto Kalske (Sitra) and private investors Juha Kurkinen (Rastor Oy) and Ari Korhonen.
FiBAN started public activity in 2011.