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Tesi is a venture capital and private equity company that accelerates companies’ success stories by investing in them, both directly and via funds.

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Sentica has raised a new 185 million euro fund to develop Finnish growth companies

Finnish private equity company Sentica Partners has raised its new Sentica Buyout V fund, which was closed at its 185 million euros hard cap. The fund is Sentica’s fourth buyout fund and like its predecessors, it focuses on developing Finnish lower mid-market companies.


Vaaka Partners’ new buyout fund oversubscribed at EUR 225 million

Vaaka Partners has successfully made the first and final closing of its new fund, Vaaka Partners Buyout Fund III Ky, at its hard cap limit of EUR 225 million. Vaaka received very strong support from its existing investors as well as significant deman...


Rightware, the leading provider of automotive user interface software has been acquired by Thundersoft

Rightware, the leading provider of automotive user interface software and Tesis’ portfolio company since 2013 has been acquired by Thundersoft, the world’s leading provider of operating systems and smart device platform technology.


Jan Sasse assumes role as Tesi’s CEO

Jan Sasse takes up the role of Tesi’s CEO on 6 March 2017. “I’m excited to become the new CEO of Tesi. Tesi plays a central role in financing the international expansion of Finnish companies. In 2017 we will give high priority in our investment ac...


Tesi in 2016: Record-high investment volumes and a good operational result

Financial year 2016 was extremely brisk in terms of Tesi’s new investments, the activity level of Tesi’s international co-investors in Finland as well as in terms of portfolio companies’ growth figures. Tesi made new investments amounting to €165m. I...