Nordic VC Masterclass Series - Part 1

The opening #1 Part of the Masterclass:

EstVCA and Startup Estonia* are very happy to invite you to the NORDIC VC MASTERCLASS SERIES which takes place from December 2022 to December 2023. Each quarter we bring one experienced Nordic fund manager to guide us through the maze of fund formation, development and innovation.

The 1st part of our Nordic VC Masterclass Series took place on 7 December 2022 at Palo Alto Club with Jussi Sainiemi from Voima Ventures guiding us through the topic of “Deeptech fund view: Forming a deeptech Venture Capital Fund & Evaluating and Working with Science Based Startups”.

The Masterclass included three sections:
Introduction to Venture Capital & Deeptech Fund Formation
II Evaluating Opportunities & Working with Science-Based Startups
III Creating Value from Research - Panel Discussion with Mart Maasik & Vitalii Lakusta

Key topics covered:
  • Team roles, investment strategy and deal flow funnel creation process in a deeptech VC Fund
  • Relationship building with LPs
  • Portfolio value creation strategy
  • Voima Ventures forecast 2027-2030
  • Building Relationships with Universities and Research Institutes
  • And much more…

👉 RECORDING: the full recording of the event is visible here:


7 December 2022 from 13:00 - 17:00

"Deeptech fund view:
Working with research-intensive companies and
cooperating with universities and research institutions"

Jussi Sainiemi I Partner I Voima Ventures


Palo Alto Club (Telliskivi 57, Tallinn) + online

* The program is co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund

Jussi Sainiemi - LinkedIn
Voima Ventures - Website

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