Supporting next generation entrepreneurship in Finland

About us

Startup Foundation was founded in 2012 to support entrepreneurship and the creation, growth, and internationalization of startups in the Nordics. Since 2012, the Foundation and its community has grown to be one of the most fundamental cornerstones of the local ecosystem.

The foundation has ownership in the startup event Slush, the hackathon community Junction, the venture capital fund Wave Ventures, talent accelerator The Shortcut and the startup campus Maria 01.

Our community