100 Helsinki Startups to Watch in 2019

Helsinki' tech sector is booming. This year’s list of the best Helsinki tech startups is an eclectic mix of huge fintech companies, small creative startups and everything in between.

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The best Helsinki Startups

The selection criteria

SeedTable spent hours of researching selecting the top 100 Helsinki startups to feature. We looked into traction, funding rounds, founding team, location, and more to come up with a unique score.

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    Located in Helsinki

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    Funded in 2018

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    11 to 500 employees

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    In tech




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Relex

Helsinki, Finland

Relex provides an integrated retail and supply chain planning system that delivers results for customers around the world.

  • 251-500
  • $223,918,347

Supercell

Helsinki, Finland

Supercell is a video game development company for tablets and smart phones.

  • 51-100
  • $143,032,267

GetJenny

Helsinki, Finland

Automate conversations and tasks with chatbots.

  • 11-50
  • $2,281,737

Nordcloud

Helsinki, Finland

Helping enterprises leverage the public cloud to transform their business.

  • 251-500
  • $25,030,997

Smartly.io

Helsinki, Finland

Smartly.io builds an advertising and creative automation platform that makes online advertising easy, effective, and enjoyable.

  • 251-500
  • $22,803,337

Wolt

Helsinki, Finland

Wolt is a technology company helping you discover and get great food in your city.

  • 101-250
  • $15,500,000

Small Giant Games

Helsinki, Finland

We're an independent game development company based in Helsinki, Finland. We are currently hard at work on our first title for the iOS

  • 43475
  • $50,562,955

Thirdpresence

Helsinki, Finland

AI-powered programmatic video advertising with industry-leading MOAT viewability rates in brand advertising

  • 11-50
  • $6,298,000

Nosto

Helsinki, Finland

Nosto is an e-commerce platform using AI to provide personalized buying experiences based on individual behavioral data.

  • 51-100
  • $32,806,669

Oura

Helsinki, Finland

The Oura ring is the the most accurate and comfortable sleep and activity tracker on the market.

  • 51-100
  • $20,000,000

MaaS Global

Helsinki, Finland

MaaS Global, the world's first Mobility-as-a-Service operator, is set to change how people move in the future.

  • 11-50
  • $24,753,317

Blueprint Genetics

Helsinki, Finland

Blueprint Genetics is a healthcare firm based in Helsinki, San Francisco and Dubai, providing clinical genetic testing to patients.

  • 11-50
  • $26,277,251

Varjo

Helsinki, Finland

Varjo is reinventing computing by merging the digital world with the analog reality around us.

  • 101-250
  • $45,900,000

Mash

Helsinki, Finland

One of Europe's fastest growing FinTech companies driving innovation in payments and lending.

  • 101-250
  • $158,936,030

Nightingale Health

Helsinki, Finland

Nightingale Health is a biotechnology company transforming the prevention of chronic diseases.

  • 51-100
  • $27,725,419

Holvi

Helsinki, Finland

Holvi combines modern technology and user experience into banking.

  • 11-50
  • $5,254,438

Happeo

Helsinki, Finland

Happeo is the leading all-in-one digital workplace platform bringing together intranet, collaboration and social networking.

  • 11-50
  • $8,000,000

Smarp

Helsinki, Finland

Smarp a leading employee advocacy SaaS provider. Smarp turns employees into brand ambassadors and influencers

  • 51-100
  • $11,607,066

Matchmade

Helsinki, Finland

Intelligent influencer marketing platform

  • 43475
  • $7,993,600

Sharetribe

Helsinki, Finland

The easiest way to create your own peer-to-peer marketplace.

  • 43475
  • $2,402,049

ultimate.ai

Helsinki, Finland

ultimate.ai is a platform that gives customer service agents the AI tools they need to provide faster, smarter responses.

  • 11-50
  • $1,542,326

Kiosked

Helsinki, Finland

Kiosked is an independent advertising automation platform company for ​native, in­view digital advertising.

  • 11-50
  • $79,815,345

The Curious AI Company

Helsinki, Finland

Curious AI is a deep tech startup. Building on decades of research, we build future AI components capable of e.g. autonomy and exploration.

  • 11-50
  • $5,898,207

Freska

Helsinki, Finland

Freska is a Finland-based on-demand online home cleaning services company.

  • 43475
  • $13,785,219

Loudspring

Helsinki, Finland

Loudspring is focused on funding and commercializing companies rooted in the Finnish clean technology industry.

  • 43475
  • $12,000,000

Kodit.io

Helsinki, Finland

Kodit.io is an AI-powered residential real estate data platform.

  • 11-50
  • $1,976,744

Canatu

Helsinki, Finland

Canatu is developing and manufacturing transparent conductive films and touch sensors for an entirely new class of touch applications

  • 11-50
  • $57,202,692

Jolla

Helsinki, Finland

Jolla is an independent designer and developer for mobile devices and open Sailfish OS.

  • 101-250
  • $24,400,000

Leadfeeder

Helsinki, Finland

Leadfeeder is a sales lead generation tool for B2B companies. Powered by Google Analytics.

  • 11-50
  • $1,436,066

Yousician

Helsinki, Finland

Yousician, is the world's largest music educator.

  • 101-250
  • $1,400,000

ZenRobotics

Helsinki, Finland

ZenRobotics is a supplier of intelligent sorting robots for the waste industry.

  • 51-100
  • $18,522,423

Blok

Helsinki, Finland

Blok, a Digital real estate agent and one of Finland's biggest startup sensations.

  • 11-50
  • $1,961,733

AppFollow

Helsinki, Finland

AppFollow delivers you critical analytics around app reviews and search result positions straight to email, Slack, Zendesk & more.

  • 11-50
  • $1,699,720

callstats.io

Helsinki, Finland

callstats.io offers analytics and optimization services for real-time communication products using WebRTC.

  • 11-50
  • $3,000,000

Next Games

Helsinki, Finland

Next Games is a free-to-play developer based in Helsinki, Finland. Our priority is to create compelling and easy gameplay experience, that

  • 101-250
  • $18,640,852

LeadDesk

Helsinki, Finland

Tools for sales and service calling

  • 51-100
  • $6,157,235

Noona Healthcare

Helsinki, Finland

Noona is a mobile service that provides cancer centers a real-time holistic view of their patients' wellbeing.

  • 43475
  • $1,581,694

Bitbar

Helsinki, Finland

Bitbar is a Mobile DevOp company helping mobile app and game developers to automate their software delivery. Speed Wins.

  • 51-100
  • $3,000,000

UpCloud

Helsinki, Finland

UpCloud offers the world's fastest cloud servers.

  • 11-50
  • $4,247,411

Claned Group

Helsinki, Finland

Claned is an open, personal learning environment and education ecosystem platform.

  • 11-50
  • $7,200,000

Kaiku Health

Helsinki, Finland

Kaiku Health is a digital health company with a mission to improve quality of life through health data science.

  • 11-50
  • $6,567,248

Aiven

Helsinki, Finland

Your Cloud Database Hub

  • 11-50
  • $1,000,000

Neverthink

Helsinki, Finland

Neverthink makes finding what to watch online as easy as turning on a TV. We call it, Distraction on Demand.

  • 11-50
  • $7,000,000

ResQ Club

Helsinki, Finland

Allows consumers to rescue" valuable food at risk of going to waste, from e.g. restaurants and bakeries.

  • 11-50
  • $911,693

PlayRaven

Helsinki, Finland

Independent game development studio founded in 2013 by five veterans with AAA console, mobile and free-to-play experience from famous

  • 11-50
  • $6,399,999

Naava

Helsinki, Finland

Naava is a smart and active green wall that revolutionizes the air being breathe.

  • 51-100
  • $7,408,942

Lightneer

Helsinki, Finland

Creators of the GameLab approach to mobile games development. We can take best game concepts to market in just a handful of weeks.

  • 11-50
  • $9,041,239

Invesdor

Helsinki, Finland

A leading European fintech firm making participation in growth finance easy and fair for everyone.

  • 11-50
  • $4,862,854

Meeshkan

Helsinki, Finland

Meeshkan is a network where you can train and test Machine Learning models in a massively parallel way on distributed nodes.

  • 43475
  • $419,956

Zadaa

Helsinki, Finland

Zadaa is a marketplace app that helps people to sell and buy clothes that fit.

  • 43475
  • $3,665,841

Armada Interactive

Helsinki, Finland

Armada Interactive is a gaming startup that develops next gen core mobile games.

  • 11-50
  • $10,000,000

SSH Communication Security

Helsinki, Finland

SSH Communications Security is the market leader in developing advanced security solutions

  • 101-250
  • $13,419,636

MeeDoc

Helsinki, Finland

Prescriptions to the nearest pharmacy and treatment from a doctor via video call.

  • 11-50
  • $5,390,981

Swappie

Helsinki, Finland

Swappie is an e-commerde marketplace for selling, buying and refurbishing smart phones. Swappie operates in Nordics and is growing strongly.

  • 11-50
  • $1,097,877

Epic Foods

Helsinki, Finland

Epic Foods is a Nordic food delivery company, running it's own kitchen network.

  • 11-50
  • $1,763,016

Basemark

Helsinki, Finland

Rocksolid Engine by Basemark is the leading compute (AI, machine learning) and graphics (AR, VR) solution for professional applications

  • 51-100
  • $2,700,000

Vizor.io

Helsinki, Finland

Vizor is an online platform that lets its users explore, create, and publish virtual reality on the web.

  • 43475
  • $2,300,000

Futureplay Games

Helsinki, Finland

A group of professionals with 60+ years of total experience from the gaming industry and from companies such as EA, Rovio, Remedy.

  • 11-50
  • $2,928,936

Applifier

Helsinki, Finland

Applifier is a cross-promotion network for social games and applications.

  • 11-50
  • $6,000,000

Bonusway

Helsinki, Finland

Bonusway is an online platform that provide its users with ecommerce loyalty programs, cash rewards, and online shopping solutions.

  • 51-100
  • $10,495,198

Grand Cru

Helsinki, Finland

Grand Cru develops mobile and social games supporting player interaction.

  • 11-50
  • $13,000,000

Norsepower Oy

Helsinki, Finland

Norsepower Oy is a Finnish clean technology and engineering company pioneering the generation of renewable wind energy.

  • 43475
  • $11,638,100

Singa

Helsinki, Finland

Singa is the Spotify of karaoke for personal and commercial use.

  • 11-50
  • $2,534,137

Frosmo

Helsinki, Finland

Frosmo offers software and services to develop and improve websites and transform online experiences using JavaScript.

  • 101-250
  • $9,411,504

Tespack

Helsinki, Finland

Tespack is a company specialized in the future of wearables, focusing on the most important part of technology: energy generation on-the-go.

  • 43475
  • $2,591,961

WebMicroscope

Helsinki, Finland

WebMicroscope is designed to handle large, gigapixel size, digitized whole slide images of scanned tissues and biopsies.

  • 43475
  • $7,645,889

Nebula

Helsinki, Finland

Nebula is a Finnish ICT service company whose services ensure a secure and reliable IT environment for its customers.

  • 51-100
  • $25,000,000

Everywear Games

Helsinki, Finland

Everywear Games is world's leading wearable games company.

  • 11-50
  • $8,412,514

720°

Helsinki, Finland

720° is an air quality testing company that provides solutions for continuous indoor environmental quality monitoring.

  • 11-50
  • $1,294,264

Futurefly

Helsinki, Finland

Futurefly is a social AR and 3D studio, built up of veterans from the gaming scene & computer vision specialists.

  • 11-50
  • $3,000,000

Sayduck

Helsinki, Finland

Sayduck is a 3D and Augmented Reality visualisation platform. Our photorealistic 3D models show you exactly what products look like.

  • 11-50
  • $1,480,512

Umbra

Helsinki, Finland

Umbra is on a mission to display any 3D content in real time on any piece of hardware.

  • 11-50
  • $3,400,000

Lumoa

Helsinki, Finland

Lumoa makes customer feedback actionable. Our online service analyses customer feedback utilizing AI.

  • 43475
  • $779,427

Fuzu

Helsinki, Finland

The next paradigm in career development.

  • 11-50
  • $2,774,218

B2B Pay

Helsinki, Finland

Virtual Bank Accounts for companies that export into Europe. collect payments domestically in Europe in 35 European countries.

  • 43475
  • $283,406

Sparkwork Software

Helsinki, Finland

Sparkwork is a software designed ground-up for frontline employees' productivity.

  • 11-50
  • $500,000

Plango

Helsinki, Finland

Plango is a tool that provides users with an event calendaring facility in social media.

  • 43475
  • $500,000

Solar Foods Oy

Helsinki, Finland

Produces an entirely new kind of nutrient-rich protein using only air and electricity as the main resources.

  • 43475
  • $2,471,897

Klevu Oy

Helsinki, Finland

Klevu Oy is a self-learning search engine that helps online retailers turn visitors into customers.

  • 11-50
  • $344,843

ProtoGeo

Helsinki, Finland

ProtoGeo is a startup focused on the development of mobile applications.

  • 43475
  • $1,600,000

Scoopshot

Helsinki, Finland

Scoopshot is a photo crowdsourcing ecosystem that connects mobile photographers and news media companies.

  • 43475
  • $11,043,324

Hipfire Games

Helsinki, Finland

Taking VR to the masses - Cross-platform Virtual Reality Multiplayer Technology and Games (TechStars London '18)

  • 43475
  • $120,000

MultiTaction

Helsinki, Finland

MultiTaction is a technology company

  • 101-250
  • $7,415,647

MVision AI

Helsinki, Finland

MVision AI is on a mission to bring AI into Radiotherapy and Radiology imaging. Our deep learning based organ contouring tool saves time

  • 43475
  • $725,982

3DBear

Helsinki, Finland

3DBear is a Finnish high-technology startup

  • 43475
  • $2,824,725

Space Nation

Helsinki, Finland

Space Nation is a Finnish space media company offering concrete ways for everyone to participate in the new space era.

  • 11-50
  • $3,400,000

Immersal

Helsinki, Finland

revolutionary augmented reality solutions

  • 43475
  • $707,562

Heltti

Helsinki, Finland

Heltti redefines occupational healthcare and well-being services with technology and a subscription model.

  • 11-50
  • $2,869,549

Transfluent

Helsinki, Finland

Transfluent is a human-powered translation platform providing language conversion services to social media feeds and websites.

  • 11-50
  • $4,121,138

Rentmania

Helsinki, Finland

Rentmania is a goods-on-demand service.

  • 43475
  • $883,397

TILT Biotherapeutics

Helsinki, Finland

TILT Biotherapeutics Ltd is the leading company globally working in the area of enabling tumor.

  • 43475
  • $10,513,588

Tinkercad

Helsinki, Finland

Tinkercad is a web technology platform enabling users to develop CAD-based 3D models in their browsers.

  • 43475
  • $1,000,000

Senseg

Helsinki, Finland

Haptic interface technology company

  • 11-50
  • $6,000,000

ContractZen

Helsinki, Finland

All-in-one cloud service with metadata-driven contract management, all-digital board portal, e-signature, virtual data rooms (VDR) and more

  • 43475
  • $1,200,000

Venuu

Helsinki, Finland

Marketplace for event spaces

  • 11-50
  • $934,713

Screenful

Helsinki, Finland

Screenful is visual dashboards and automated team status reports for Jira, Trello, GitHub and Pivotal Tracker.

  • 11-50
  • $488,859

Oppex

Helsinki, Finland

Oppex is the most comprehensive platform for public procurement data in Europe.

  • 11-50
  • $4,110,686

Ministry of Games - MOG

Helsinki, Finland

Ministry of Games is a mobile game development studio that designs and develops games focused on experience.

  • 11-50
  • $2,023,670

Stylewhile

Helsinki, Finland

Stylewhile is the next generation marketplace that connects designers and users to style, share and shop fashion from around the world.

  • 43475
  • $1,580,000

Eficode

Helsinki, Finland

Eficode Oy is a strong Finnish IT service house

  • 101-250
  • $7,423,179

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