- Our Company -

Expertise. Networks. Passion. At your service.

Founded 2004
Public funds coordinated 1+ B€
Startups commercialized 100+

Spinverse is the Nordic leader in innovation consulting, specialised in driving open innovation ecosystems, arranging funding and commercialising emerging technologies. We believe in innovative solutions in industries such as health, electronics, ICT & security, bioeconomy & renewables, manufacturing and energy to tackle the major global challenges.

Our customers are predominantly corporations and SMEs in the Nordic countries and other parts of Europe. We help our clients build new 100 M€ businesses by endorsing the best ideas and partners, building innovation projects, finding relevant funding, and creating related business plans. Where needed, we also assist in managing the projects.

Since the founding of Spinverse in 2004, the total size of our project portfolio has been over 2,3 billion euros.

Spinverse employs over 50 international professionals at its offices in Finland and abroad.

Expertise – Spinverse believes that creativity and expertise, whether in the form of technological know-how, or innovation, business and market understanding, is fundamental to the continued success of our clients. Our experts with extensive consulting backgrounds and talented young professionals drive our clients’ R&D&I and business strategy to develop game-changing solutions and equip them with tools and expert knowledge to ensure continued success.

Networks – We believe that nobody is an expert alone. Innovative solutions can be achieved best by knowing the right people: Spinverse has been developing long-lasting relationships with partners, start-ups, innovative growth companies, global industry leaders, the world’s leading universities and research organisations, venture capital firms and public funding organisations.

Passion – Our employees make the future become reality and this is why we truly enjoy our work and are committed to the project. It is great to be part of our clients’ innovation activities as well as making a positive contribution to everyone’s future.

Our offering

We have a dedicated and experienced group of professionals across a variety of industries. Here are but a few things we offer for our customers

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R&D&I projects

Build industry-led result-driven value-chain projects to grow & renew

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Innovation ecosystems

Build ecosystems that truly create value for the customers of the ecosystem

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Open Innovation Portfolio

Build your portfolio of OI projects to renew your business with partners.

- Contact us -

Contact us to learn more about Spinverse!



Laura Koponen

Managing Director, D.Sc. (Tech.) +358 40 350 0898

- News -

What our experts are writing about

spinbase

New updates and features in Spinbase EU funding search tool

26 Nov 2020

With the Horizon 2020 programme about to end, the proposed 100 B€ successor programme Horizon Europe will ...

webinar innovation fund Horizon Europe

Webinar on 3rd Dec, 2020: Horizon Europe and Innovation Fund in a nutshell

25 Nov 2020

Technology Industries of Finland, The Chemical Industry Federation of Finland, Finnish Forest Industries and...

Our People

Congratulations to Vilja Vara on her 10-year anniversary at Spinverse!

18 Nov 2020

Spinverse team recently got together to shortly meet up with most of the colleagues face-to-face (keeping a ...

CTO Forum Spinverse News

The nominations for the CTO of the Year 2021 are open!

13 Nov 2020

The bi-annual CTO Forum, co-organised by Technology Industries of Finland, Business Finland and Spinverse, w...

EU funding Horizon Europe

EU budget negotiations took a big step forward: European Recovery Plan can finally be activated

11 Nov 2020

What does it mean for me that the European Union budget decisions are finally taking a remarkable step forwa...

Our People EAIC Innovation consultants

Spinverse Founder and Chairman Pekka Koponen elected as President of new European Association of Innovation Consultants

6 Nov 2020

The European Association of Innovation Consultants (EAIC) was launched on 5 November 2020. What originally s...

- Case Studies -

Read about our work

Spinverse has done an efficient job in building a diverse European consortium. Their experts also coordinated the successful funding proposal and grant agreement with six dif...

Mr. Heikki Kettunen

Senior Manager R&D, Valmet

I have been using Spinbase when needing a fast overview of the EC-funded opportunities for a specific domain. The tool gives a comprehensive list of potential opportunities i...

Isabel Pinto Seppä

EC Affairs Manager, VTT International Affairs

We definitely recommend Spinbase! It is a fast and easy-to-use tool to scout for suitable funding opportunities — or even partners. It provides very accurate search results b...

Tuukka Pöyry

Manager, Research and Innovation services, Tampere University

The timeline for submitting the tenders was extremely tight, and Spinverse brought us invaluable support with their knowledge of EU and national funding instruments, as well ...

Dr. Pekka Manninen

Program Director, CSC - IT Center for Science Ltd.

Spinverse gave us a very clear picture from the very beginning of how hard it is to succeed in getting EU funding. Spinverse described very openly what kind of projects will ...

Kaisa Olkkonen

CEO, SSH Communication Security

We are living in a world with diminishing natural resources, and we aspire to be one of the forerunners in resource efficiency. For the world’s future, biomass is a valuable ...

Risto Sormunen

Head of the Bio2X Program