Ms. Taru Virtanen

Ms. Taru Virtanen

Communications Specialist,
Health Capital Helsinki


Let’s make greater Helsinki one of the best places in Europe for health and life science business!


+358 40 032 8919
taru.virtanen@healthcapitalhelsinki.fi

My duty is to handle communications in Health Capital Helsinki project. I have strong background on media work.Read more about HCH project: https://www.healthcapitalhelsinki.fi/en/


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Ms. Sirpa Salmi

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Ms. Sirpa Salmi

Marketing Project Manager,
Health Capital Helsinki


I enjoy working with customers and creating new businesses in Helsinki region.

At HBH I started as Marketing Project Manager of Health Capital Helsinki (HCH) program, which is funded by Helsinki area main cities, universities, universities of applied sciences and main hospital. Read more about HCH project: Health Capital Helsinki

+358 40 184 0302
sirpa.salmi@healthcapitalhelsinki.fi

Ms. Kaisu Sutinen

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Ms. Kaisu Sutinen

Senior Business Advisor


I bring solid experience from the health tech domain and companies of various sizes.

At HBH I started as Senior Business Advisor of Health Capital Helsinki (HCH) program, which is funded by Helsinki area main cities, universities, universities of applied sciences and main hospital.

For the last few years, Kaisu has worked as an independent consultant, helping small health tech companies grow through the means of marketing and business development. Prior to her career as an entrepreneur, she worked for 15 years at Instrumentarium and GE Healthcare as an international product and marketing manager of patient monitors, and can therefore speak Anestehsiologist and Engineer quite convincingly.

Mr. Lauri Kuronen

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Mr. Lauri Kuronen

Senior Business Advisor


My passion is to meet people and to help businesses to grow.

I have wide-ranging experience working in MedTech and Health sectors in different positions in several SMEs providing new digital solutions. Due to my background as an entrepreneur, I understand the needs and challenges when running a start-up company.

Mr. Juha Paakkola

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Mr. Juha Paakkola

Director


I have passion to help people and companies with mission to improve health and wellbeing.

My 30 years of business experience covers pharmaceuticals and life science business. At HBH I am leading Health Capital Helsinki (HCH) program, which is funded by Helsinki area main cities, universities, universities of applied sciences and main hospital.

Health Capital Helsinki develops Finland and the Helsinki region into the best Northern European hub for life science- and healthtech-based innovations and business development. HCH facilitates the commercialization of scientific research, increases the number of business ideas, startup companies and jobs, as well as supports business growth and accelerates export.

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+358 40 016 3980
juha.paakkola@healthcapitalhelsinki.fi
Juha Paakkola