FiBAN Angel Day

FiBAN Angel Day is an annual seminar for angel investors organized by FiBAN. The theme changes every year but the aim stays the same: to provide valuable tools to improve angel investing success. Angel Day has been a FiBAN tradition since 2011.

17th November 2021


This year’s theme is Focusing on Exits.

FiBAN Angel Day is organized in hybrid mode (at Maria 01 & Zoom) and in English. The event will be continued by the Annual Fall Meeting (Yhdistyksen sääntömääräinen syyskokous) which is organized only in-person at Maria 01 and in Finnish at 17:00-18:00.

You can expect keynotes and panel discussions from experienced business angels and FiBAN partners. The day is exclusive to FiBAN members and partners.

PROGRAM

15:00 Welcoming words – Aija Bärlund, Interim Managing Director, FiBAN
15:10 Global Flips and other restructuring alternatives – Ari Engblom, Head of Legal, KPMG
15:40 Exit in six months – Case Whiteboard – Reima Linnanvirta, Chair of the Board, FiBAN
16:10 Panel discussion: Secondary exits – Claes Mikko Nilsen, NordicNinja, Rando Rannus, Siena2ndary, Saga Forss, angel investor, Moderator Annukka Mickelsson, Vice Chair of the Board, FiBAN
16:30 Journey to a successful exit: case Verso Food – Leena Niemistö, Business Angel of the Year 2016, Business Angel Exit of the Year 2019, Board Professional
17:00-18:00 Annual Fall Meeting in-person only (Yhdistyksen sääntömääräinen syyskokous)

Angel Day 2020

FiBAN Angel Day 2020 edition was held exceptionally online only on Tuesday 17th of November. The FiBAN Annual Fall meeting was held directly after the main event.

The theme for 2020 was Navigating in Uncertain Times. FiBAN Angel Day is for FiBAN members and partners only.

Last event’s program:

15.00-15.10 Welcoming words and FiBAN’s updates
15.10-15.40 Keynote: “Revolutionize your equity incentives – new tools in taxation” Timo Luukkonen from KPMG
15.40-16.30 Two consecutive panel discussions, with panelists from FiBAN’s board candidates
16.30-17.00 Keynote: Digital fireside chat with Jukka Hienonen, Chair of the Board in several companies
17.00-18.00 Annual Fall Meeting in Finnish (Yhdistyksen sääntömääräinen syyskokous)

Previous speakers

Previous Angel Day speakers

Kim Väisänen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Jukka Hienonen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Timo Luukkonen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Jouni Lounasmaa

Previous Angel Day speakers

Risto Siilasmaa

Previous Angel Day speakers

Jorma Eloranta

Previous Angel Day speakers

Kristo Ovaska

Previous Angel Day speakers

Reima Linnanvirta

Previous Angel Day speakers

Riku Asikainen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Annukka Mickelsson

Previous Angel Day speakers

Leena Niemistö

Previous Angel Day speakers

Elina Lepomäki

Previous Angel Day speakers

Amel Gaily

Previous Angel Day speakers

Saga Forss

Previous Angel Day speakers

Tuomas Pahlman

Previous Angel Day speakers

Noora Fagerström

Previous Angel Day speakers

Esa Kinnunen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Pekka Sauri

Previous Angel Day speakers

Leena Mörttinen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Esko Raunio

Previous Angel Day speakers

Janne Jormalainen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Juho Aminoff

Previous Angel Day speakers

Kirsi Snellman

Previous Angel Day speakers

Jonni Junkkari

Previous Angel Day speakers

Antti Pekkanen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Juha Kurkinen

Previous Angel Day speakers

Harry Brade

Previous Angel Day speakers

Joel Roos

Previous Angel Day speakers

Stiina Lehti

Previous Angel Day speakers

Petri Lehmuskoski