How to establish a company

EnterpriseEspoo, located in Otaniemi, offers counselling for starting and developing businesses in Espoo. This service is confidential and free of charge.

Experts at EnterpriseEspoo will help aspiring entrepreneurs to develop their business idea, plan their business operations and handle the practical matters related to establishing a company. Companies already in operation will receive support and guidance both in problematic situations and in renewing the business, seeking growth and internationalisation.

Business counselling is also available in Swedish, English and German. With regard to immigrant services, EnterpriseEspoo also co-operates with other startup company service centres in the area. 


INNOPOLI 1, Tekniikantie 12
FI-02150 Espoo
+358 46 870 1140

Development services for companies seeking growth

Spinno Enterprise Center is a business incubator for technology and knowledge based startups aiming at rapid growth. It strives to develop the most promising business ideas into internationally successful growth companies. Spinno serves people and teams planning to establish a company as well as startup companies with an innovative business idea and a scalable business model.

With the help of its development programmes, training and tools, Spinno offers entrepreneurs help in making their business opportunities more concrete, planning and applying for early-stage funding, launching the business and creating contacts. Spinno has an extensive co-operation network.

Spinno is a part of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Services (Laurea Startup) at the Laurea University of Applied Sciences. The City of Espoo is one of the financiers of Spinno's operations.


INNOPOLI 1, Tekniikantie 12
FI-02150 Espoo

Counselling related to the city's tendering processes

The City of Espoo offers companies a counselling service related to the city's procurements.
The Procurement Counsellor provides information on procurement practises, gives advice on the use of the online tendering system and on other issues related to procurement. To ensure fair treatment of companies, the counsellor cannot help in the drafting of the tenders or give advice related to ongoing tendering.

Pentti Komssi acts as the Procurement Counsellor. You can reach him by telephone at +358 43 825 9779. The email address is of the format

The Procurement Counsellor serves entrepreneurs at Asemakuja 2C in Espoon keskus and at the premises of EnterpriseEspoo at Tekniikantie 12 in Innopoli1 in Otaniemi.

Meetings should be booked in advance by telephone or email.
When agreed separately, the counsellor may also visit companies.

Environmental counselling for small and medium-sized enterprises

EcoCompass offers tailored counselling in environmental matters. Its goal is to strengthen companies' abilities to improve the management and eco-efficiency of environmental matters.

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