Our Business Advisors

Our Business Advisors

Marketta Korhonen

Marketta Korhonen

Managing Director
Tel. 010 423 2322

Marketta has extensive professional experience in various international business and export activities, as well as training and projects in the field. She has worked for many years as a private entrepreneur. In addition to her current role as a CEO, she also works as a business advisor for starting and existing entrepreneurs and as a Start-Up Plus expert. In addition to sales and marketing, she has specialized expertise in international trade (export and import) and financial affairs. Advisory languages: Finnish, Swedish, English.

Nikke Vainikka

Nikke Vainikka

Business Advisor
Tel. 010 336 6556

Nikke has extensive experience in internationalization, company registrations, spin-offs, personal mobility and cross-border project activities. He has worked in manufacturing industry, tourism industry and business services. Nikke primarily helps entrepreneurs with an immigrant background, and works as a Start-Up Plus expert. Expertise: internationalization and personal mobility. Advisory languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, Mandarin Chinese.

Sari Söderlund

Sari Söderlund

Business Advisor
Tel. 010 423 2323

Sari has experience in entrepreneurship and various project assignments and communication tasks for The Regional Organisation of Enterprises in Helsinki. She works primarily as a business advisor for starting entrepreneurs and as a Start-Up Plus expert. In addition to sales and marketing, she specializes in communications. She is also responsible for various events for new entrepreneurs. Advisory languages: Finnish, Swedish, English.

Sophia Sironen

Sophia Sironen

Business Advisor
010 423 2321

Sophia has worked in sales and marketing in a variety of industries. Her areas of expertise are digital marketing, marketing automation and marketing measurement. She has entrepreneurial experience both in Finland and abroad. Sophia works as a business advisor for starting entrepreneurs as well as a Start-Up Plus expert. Advisory languages: Finnish, Swedish, English, French, Estonian.

Juuso Markkanen

Juuso Markkanen

Business Advisor
Tel. 010 423 2320

Juuso has a long experience in e-business, coaching and entrepreneurship training. He has been an entrepreneur since 2012. Nowadays he works primarily as a business advisor for starting entrepreneurs and as a Start-Up Plus expert. He specializes in corporate sales, marketing and online business. Advisory languages: Finnish.

Helena Pekkarinen

Helena Pekkarinen

Business Advisor
Mob. 040 763 2623

Helena has a long experience in marketing, communications and business development for SMEs. She has also first-hand entrepreneurial experience and strong financial skills. At BusinessVantaa, Helena works primarily as a Start-Up Plus expert for operating companies. In addition to marketing and sales, she has specialized expertise in business development within the creative industries. Advisory languages: Finnish, Swedish, English.