Company services

  1. Business idea and business model
  2. Starting a business
  3. Company financing
  4. Export and Finnish Business Hubs
  5. Ownership changes
  6. Business coaching
  7. Innovation services

BusinessOulu supports all stages of your business

BusinessOulu supports you and your company in all stages: from starting the company to generating growth and creating international opportunities. As a partner and as an enabler of growth, we want to offer Oulu-based companies overall solutions that meet the particular needs of their customers as well as a competitive business environment with surrounding networks.

Oulu is an internationally competitive city region for many types of entrepreneurial activities and for creative businesses contributing to export and employment. Together we will make the city the best place in Finland for entrepreneurial success.

The experts of BusinessOulu together with their networks offer high-quality, free-of-charge business services for companies in the Oulu region. So please don’t hesitate to take a closer look at what our business services can offer you!

  • Business model – Are you sure your business idea is working?
    You have a business idea and you want to become an entrepreneur. We help you from the get go by supporting you and asking you the most critical questions concerning your business idea.

  • Starting a company – Well planned is half started
    There are a lot of things to think about when starting a company. Our experts give you practical advice that help you to deal with the open questions concerning your future company.
  • Business financing – Right type of financing for your company
    The total financing of a company is obtained from various financial sources. We help you to complete your plans and calculations concerning both public and private financing and support you in the application process.

  • Export – There’s a world out there, is your company ready for it?
    The biggest growth is often generated through international expansion, but it also requires careful preparation. Our experts will give you hands-on support in making your company an international one and in starting export operations.

  • Ownership changes – Growth through changes in ownership
    The experts of BusinessOulu will help and guide both sellers and buyers in generational changes and acquisitions. We have also an extensive network of experts at our disposal. Together with them, we will ensure that ownership changes happen as smoothly as possible.

  • Business training – Experts are doing just fine!
    Together with our partners, we offer several practical business-related education and training programmes.

Did you know that BusinessOulu also provides web-related services?

Our business service activities serve your business on all questions related to business operations and development – whether you are taking your first steps as an entrepreneur or a seasoned business professional looking for international growth. All our electronic tools are also at your disposal.

Jarmo Lauronen

Jarmo Lauronen

Head of Business services

+358 44 703 1307