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As summer holiday 2023 approaches, I enjoy taking a step back and reflecting on what has happened since last summer. It has been an eventful journey indeed!
They're not just brains, but the heart and soul - meet Mikko, Karl, and Juho. These three are ready to take on the industry's pulse with wit and ease. Their stories, infused with a relentless spirit, will paint the canvas of Spinverse's tomorrow. Get ready for a groundbreaking journey!
Avantium, a Dutch company committed to sustainability, is revolutionizing the packaging industry through its ongoing HICCUPS project partially funded by Horizon Europe. By converting biogenic CO2 emissions into bio-based plastics, Avantium joins forces with HICCUPS consortium members to provide eco-friendly packaging solutions. Behind the scenes, Spinverse played a crucial role in empowering Avantium's initiative.
As an essential driver in the FlexiGrid project, Spinverse is facilitating the energy transition towards a greener future. With a strong commitment to support Distribution System Operators (DSOs) in their journey to adapt to the evolving energy market, Spinverse is unlocking avenues for the integration of 100% renewable energy across Europe.
Spinverse continues its growth, adding four remarkable talents to our ranks: Kiran Pokharel, Khatereh Rasti, Anna Råstedt, and Suvi Vähä-Sipilä. As we enhance our innovation capacity with their unique expertise, we look forward to the exciting possibilities ahead.
The innovation funding consultancy Spinverse takes another considerable step on its journey from founder-led family company, as the founder and Vice-Chair Pekka Koponen announces his transition from his active roles in the company to become a full-time investor at his family investment company Infinit Capital Oy. Laura Koponen, current CEO of Spinverse, will succeed Pekka as Vice-Chair and leave her role as CEO.
The annual list of Finland's best workplaces by Great Place to Work was announced on Thursday, April 27, 2023. Spinverse was ranked among Finland's best workplaces in this year's survey by Great Place to Work.
Spinverse has again a reason to celebrate, as one of our long-term team members, Vice President Administration and Legal, Matti Kuusisto, reaches a significant milestone of 15 years with the company. This achievement shows his unwavering dedication, hard work, and invaluable contribution to Spinverse's success.
We are excited to introduce our newest team members, a group of accomplished professionals whose skills and expertise will help take Spinverse to the next level. With backgrounds in business development, innovation funding, project management, healthcare, and marketing, our new additions bring a wealth of experience and fresh perspectives to our team. We cannot wait to see what we’ll achieve together.