Business Joensuu Oy is a regional development company located in the eastern part of Finland (Northern Karelia). The Joensuu region’s population is about 125 000 and the amount of companies around 6000. The regional centre is the city of Joensuu, which has a population of about 75 500. 

The company is responsible for:

  •  Regional business policy and development (development programmes and projects);
  •  Business counselling;
  •  Marketing of the region.

Their business consultants have a wide range of experience of entrepreneurship and business development from different fields of business. Business Joensuu serves all companies in the Joensuu region, from start-ups to established enterprises developing their operations. The business consulting service also assists enterprises and organisations seeking to locate in the Joensuu region. 

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under Grant Agreement No. 776811 — H2020-SC5-2017.