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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.



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

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


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...


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.


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.


Oura Health strengthens its position in the US market

Oura Health, the Finnish health technology company behind the Oura ring, has moved its total private funding to 12.5M€ after the closure of a round led by US-based Bold Capital Partners and Finland’s Tesi. The company also appoints new board members...