We are part of Business Espoo


Companies in Espoo and its neighboring municipalities are now served more smoothly

Companies in Espoo and its surrounding areas are now served more smoothly, as the new service model Business Espoo brings together the City of Espoo, Enter Espoo Oy, Espoo Entrepreneurs, Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce, Omnia, Uusimaa TE Office and Aida to Otakaari 5A.

Business Espoo works to ensure that every company or entrepreneur operating in the area or considering investing in it knows and is able to use its services to its advantage. The changing needs of companies and entrepreneurs at different stages of their life cycle are systematically studied. The network constantly tests and produces innovative solutions for them. The goal is for every Business Espoo professional to be able to find out the situation of a corporate customer and refer them to the right person in the network at once.

Working in the customer interface brings many benefits to Business Espoo’s operators. Common spaces contribute to a smoother development of service concepts and resource allocation, enabling more cost-effective delivery of services.

The Business Espoo network provides a wide range of services at different stages of an entrepreneur’s life cycle

The City of Espoo’s Business and Urban Development Unit, especially the services related to the city’s competitiveness, international affairs and immigration, can now be found on A Grid. Espoo Marketing Oy attracts growth companies, investors and visitors to Espoo and helps the actors of the Espoo Innovation Garden and Visit Espoo ecosystems to succeed. The goal is to get more jobs and vitality in Espoo. Espoo Marketing Oy is a subsidiary owned by the City of Espoo.

The Helsinki Region Chamber of Commerce offers its wide range of services and training, as well as a network of 7,000 established companies for start-ups and established companies. Espoon Yrittäjät is a local advocacy and service organization for all entrepreneurs. In addition to advocacy and networks, the organization provides free counseling, up-to-date information on trying out, and monetary benefits. CompanyEspoo, part of the new business center network, serves the residents of Espoo, Kirkkonummi and Kauniainen in matters related to the establishment and development of companies. The business services experts of the Uusimaa Employment and Economic Development Office serve companies and employers at all stages of the company’s life cycle: start-up money, salary support, recruitment services, company change situations and company development services.

All Business Espoo operators offer entrepreneurs the opportunity to network through various events and trainings. For example, YritysEspoo regularly organizes business clinics on marketing, legal affairs, change of ownership, procurement law, innovation and internationalization.

More information:


Director Harri Paananen, City of Espoo
Tel. 043 826 7701, harri.paananen@espoo.fi