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Transatlantic Economic Council in Washington DC
Friday, December 14th, 2012

The Grow VC Group participated as an expert in the Transatlantic Economic Council meeting at the White House Conference Center on December 3 and 4. An focal area of discussion was Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SME) and their access to funding. Grow VC Group’s Chairman Jouko Ahvenainen gave a presentation and participated in the SME… Read more…

All That Matters in Asia
Monday, June 4th, 2012

All That Matters festival took place in Singapore on May 22 to 26. One could say it is the SXSW of Asia. Of course, it is still a much smaller festival if we consider the number of participants and events. At the same it is much easier to navigate, find relevant events and meet people at All… Read more…

GrowVC partners up with East African incubator m:lab
Monday, March 19th, 2012

m:lab East Africa, a mobile innovation and entrepreneurship development facility, has recently signed a new partnership with the leading crowdfunding platform Grow VC. m:lab is establishing itself as a top mobile application incubator and is a consortium consisting of 4 organizations, • eMobilis- involved in education, training, accreditation and certification • World Wide Web Foundation… Read more…

GrowVC at SXSW
Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Just as last year, GrowVC will have a more prominent presence at SXSW with several of our team members on the ground. There are various opportunities for meeting up with us, so make sure you shoot us an e-mail e.g. jouko at or a Tweet @GrowVC and let’s make it happen! On Friday 9th… Read more…

5 Steps to Make the Funding Market Work: Grow VC 2-year Review and Future
Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Some time ago I read a book about Goldman Sachs, maybe the world’s most respected finance institution in the 20th century. It’s still a top tier company, but the last years in the finance sector has created dents in the reputation of  many traditional finance companies. Therefore now it’s ample time to build the future… Read more…