Apr 22

Fintech: Helsinki meets Luxembourg

Event details




10:00 - 12:00



In a changing world and an ever-changing financial sector, connecting two of Europe’s leading fintech hubs is an entry point for potential synergies between startups and investors. Let’s connect the dots and start the conversation together.

What are the specificities of the two financial capitals and the essential innovative solutions? Who are the entrepreneurs, investors and key players in the ecosystems?

This day is devoted to networking through a dedicated matchmaking platform on which you can schedule business appointments and a series of relevant interventions not to be missed.

10:00 Intro Luxembourg Fintech Ecosystem
Nasir Zubairi, (CEO, The LHoFT)

10.15 Intro Finland Fintech Ecosystem
by Janne Salminen, (CEO, Helsinki Fintech Farm)

10:30 Roundtable: Funding for Fintech
Jerome Wittamer (Managing Partner, Expon Capital), Davide Martucci (Co-founder & CEO, Next Gate Tech), Paavo Räisänen (Investment Director, Maki.VC), Monika Liikamaa (Co-founder & CEO, Enfuce). Moderator: Matias Mäenpää (Co-founder, Leap)

11:15 Fireside Chat
Irene Mäkelä (Chairwoman, Finnish-Luxembourg Society)

11.30 Wrap up
Teemu Seppälä (Senior Business Advisor, Helsinki Business Hub) and Charles-Louis Machuron (Founder, Silicon Luxembourg)