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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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We offer promising growth companies business expertise and international networks for achieving the company’s growth plan.

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We offer Finnish and international private equity and venture capital funds a responsible, long-term investor with leading expertise in the field.

News

20.9.2018

Investment facilitates innovation furthering MariaDB as the leading enterprise open source database

MENLO PARK, Calif. and HELSINKI – September 20, 2018 – MariaDB® Corporation today announced that Pat Casey, SVP of Development and Operations at ServiceNow®, is joining its board of directors and ServiceNow Ventures is participating in MariaDB’s Seri...

18.9.2018

Nosto Closes Funding to Fuel Expansion of AI-Powered Ecommerce Personalization

New USD $7.4 Million Investment Follows Impressive Growth in North America

27.8.2018

Tesi invests in Maki.vc fund

Founded by Ilka Kivimäki and Pirkka Palomäki, the Maki.vc fund makes seed round or Series A round investments in promising tech startups. Launched in March 2018, the fund has already investments amounting to EUR 76 million. The company targets the No...

16.8.2018

Appointments at Tesi

Henri Hakamo has been appointed as Tesi’s Chief Digital Officer (CDO), Mikael Niemi as Investment Director and Elisa Lehmusniemi as Executive Assistant. Juha Lehtola returns to Tesi’s Venture Capital team as Director.

16.8.2018

EU funding for growth of Finnish companies

A new financing model of the EIB and Tesi will invest EUR 100 million to growth-oriented SMEs and innovative mid-cap companies over the next eight years.