Knowledge Intensive Business Services are services and business operations heavily reliant on professional knowledge. They are mainly concerned with providing knowledge-intensive support for the business processes of other organizations.

In Helsinki, KIBS includes the sub-sectors of Administrative Services, Engineering Services, Finance, Insurance and Accounting Services, HR services, IT services, Legal services, Management and Business consulting, Market research, Marketing, Sales and PR services, and R&D services. Specific strongholds include mobile services, internet, e-services, portals, system integration, ICT related R&D&I, mobile technology, software, programming, wireless telecommunications. 

Capital Legal Services sets foot in Helsinki as the first Russian law firm

Russian law firm Capital Legal Services (CLS) has opened an office in Finland to offer …

Prime location, KIBS, Russia

The first Russian full service law firm to open office in Helsinki

Helsinki, March 24, 2014 Capital Legal Services has announced the opening of its Office in …

KIBS, International accessibility, Russia

Visma acquires Logium Oy

Visma acquires Logium, a Finnish travel expense management software company and strengthens its position within …

Prime location, ICT, KIBS

Finnish Priorite group joins Visma

Visma acquires Priorite group, a Finnish consulting and software solutions company and enters the Finnish …


Topcon established technology center in Helsinki via DynaRoad aquisition

Topcon Positioning Group announces the acquisition of DynaRoad Oy, a construction software company in Helsinki, …

KIBS, International accessibility, Support services

Sales Support establishes operations in Finland

The sales company Sales Support broadens its activities to Finland, where they will offer brand …


SportSetter picks up the pace

A Helsinki & New York based startup, which helps people try out new sports and …

Skilled workforce, KIBS, Growth Capital

Finnish Wauwaa closes 300,000 euros seed round

Finnish Wauwaa has raised 220,000 euros from private investors and a further  100,000 euros from …

Skilled workforce, KIBS, Skills, Startups

Swedish Vaimo sets up two sales offices in Finland

Vaimo, one of the leading Magento’s Solution Partners in Europe, enters the Finnish market establishin …

Prime location, ICT, KIBS, International accessibility, Market factors, Digital content

SportSetter raises 400,000€ angel funding

Helsinki-based SportSetter offers consumers a whole new engaging way for active, sportive lifestyle. Company packages …

Skilled workforce, KIBS, Growth Capital

Finland ranked as one of the most innovative countries in the world

(Good News from Finland) The financial news provider Bloomberg has ranked Finland to the fourth …

Cleantech, Design & Creativity, ICT, KIBS, Life Sciences, Logistics

Helsinki offers a growing field of international study

Greater Helsinki attracts more international students every year. Both traditional universities and universities of applied …

Real quality of life, Skilled workforce, KIBS


Jun 10 - 11, 2014 EBAday 2014 Helsinki, Finland
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