Aalto Startup Center is a hybrid accelerator offering its own incubator and accelerator services, as well as several partnership programs, such as ESA BIC (European Space Agency’s Business Incubation Centre), Urban Tech Helsinki, EIT Urban Mobility, and Creative Designs. It helps research-based and innovative deep-tech startups to build healthy, sustainable, and scalable businesses by coaching, providing a wide ecosystem, and matchmaking with relevant key players and stakeholders.

For business angels, Aalto Startup Center offers interesting deep-tech startup investment and mentoring opportunities. 

“Our core functionality is to coach pre-startups and early-stage startups to seek out and maximize their own unique potential to grow and scale up. Another supporting function is to arrange a wide range of training, where the aim is to transfer knowledge and awareness to our startups about how to build sustainable and healthy businesses”, tells Timo Rossi, Finance and Funding Advisor at Aalto Startup Center.

“We are always looking for thriving partnerships that can help our startups grow and consider FiBAN to be the leading platform for funding for early-stage startups. We are also continuously seeking interesting startups for our business generator program”, he continues.

Welcome to the FiBAN community!

More information:

Timo Rossi, Finance and Funding Advisor, Aalto Startup Center +358 50 473 2250 


Aija Bärlund, Interim Managing Director, FiBAN +358 40 6810245