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Kallio Law 

Kalliolaw- Attorneys at Law is a Finnish mid-size commercial law firm. It specializes in serving growing companies and corporations commencing as of the initial planning stages through IPO’s.

We serve start-up’s comprehensively relating to legal issues faced by start-up’s such as drafting various agreements, assisting with fund raising and intellectual property rights’ strategy, assisting with personnel related questions and building up  a roadmap for overall legal matters to make the start-up to achieve its goals, whether it is fund raising, exit or getting into new market area.

 

KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. Worldwide, we have more than 152,000 outstanding professionals working together to deliver value in 156 countries and in Finland we are over 750 professionals in 16 locations.

For start-ups KPMG equals with accessing the knowledge and expertise that will help shape and deliver strategies of the future. 
We provide our support for example within financial reporting, tax advisory, business development and internationalization.

Posted by Jonathan Greechan about 11 hours ago

Mitch Kapor, Personal Computing Pioneer, to Speak About Impactful Startups at the Founder Showcase

The Founder Showcase, hosted by TheFunded.com and the Founder Institute, is Silicon Valley's leading seed-stage startup event. Last week, we were honored to announce the first Keynote Speaker for the 15th Founder Showcase, taking place on May 15th: Scott Painter, Founder & CEO of TrueCar.&... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee about 18 hours ago

High-Level Revenue Concepts Made Easy by Munjal Shah

Inside FI gives you exclusive access to a full training session of the Founder Institute. To get updates when we release new videos, follow us on Twitter or subscribe to our weekly newsletter here. In the video below, Munjal explains the differences between symmetric versus asymmetic revenue models and breaks down the concept ... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee about 22 hours ago

Ask Cashtivity CEO Marissa Di Pasquale Anything on This Week's Twitter #AskaFounder

Curious about what it's like to walk in a CEO's shoes? Wonder what obstacles or achievements regularly happen for a startup founder? Or perhaps you've just always wanted to know about an entrpereneur's personal journey? Then you will not want to miss the special "Ask a Founder" Twitter event featuring Marissa Di Pasquale, Foun... (more available)

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Posted by Joe Garza 1 day ago

Top Four Tips on How To Develop a Good Startup Idea, According to Matthew MacFarlane

Budding founders on the path of entrepreneurship are more likely to create successful startups if they keep a few key ideas in mind, according to Matthew MacFarlane, investment director of Yuuwa Venture Capital. Matthew MacFarlane will speak at the forthcoming Perth Founder Institute event, Startup Funding 101: How to Work... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee 1 day ago

Founder Tip: How to Get Free Hosting for Your Startup

Of the long list of variables entrepreneurs have to deal with, budget, funding and finances sit at the top. Therefore, as Greg Solovyev says, "If you are a founder of a technology startup and you are trying to save money on everything, free hosting can be part of your funding strategy." Greg Solovyev is the Founder and CEO of C... (more available)

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Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-04-21

Founder Institute Officially Launches in Hong Kong to Help Build Global Startups

The Founder Institute, the world’s largest startup launch program with over 1,000 graduate companies, announced today that it will be officially launching its first chapter in Hong Kong. With plans to run two semesters annually, the program aims to launch over 15 meaningful and enduring companies per year in the city. A... (more available)

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Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-04-21

Pitch Your Ideas to Munjal Shah on This Week’s Special Founder Hotseat Webinar

Do you have an idea for a startup? Could you use feedback on your ideas from a leading entrepreneur and angel investor? Then join us for the Founder Hotseat Webinar, with a very special guest: Munjal Shah, Co-Founder & CEO of Like.com (which was acquired by Google to create Google Shopping), and Charter Member of TIE B... (more available)

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Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-04-21

Begin Your Transition from Employee to Entrepreneur at a Free Founder Institute Event

The Founder Institute hosts thousands of free startup events across the globe each year, in over 61 cities across six continents. These events are designed to help aspiring entrepreneurs improve their ideas and entrepreneurial skills, all in a low-pressure environment. At Founder Institute events, you can ... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-19

The Weekly Dose of Knowledge Articles for Entrepreneurs

Each week we scour the web for insightful articles to share with our Founder Institute network. This week's top articles include a Mentor Minute with TrueCar CEO Scott Painter; a pair of blogs from female CEOs talking about their experiences from both a female and non-technical perspective, respectively; 3 new business books fo... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-18

The Biggest Misconception of Startup Funding, According to Scott Painter

The Mentor Minute gives you exclusive startup video clips from the Founder Institute's worldwide network of 3,000+ mentors. For more Mentor Minutes, visit our Startup Founder 101 YouTube Channel.  On this week's Mentor Minute, Scott Painter, Founder and CEO of TrueCar (which recently filed for a $125 mi... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-17

Get Ready to Blast Off at the Starship Showcase Casino Party, at NASA in Silicon Valley!

Join us on Thursday, May 15th and get ready to blast off at the exclusive Starship Showcase Afterparty, immediately following the Founder Showcase. This exciting event will be co-hosted by Moon Express at the NASA Ames Research Center and will feature Silicon Valley's finest enjoying a casino night of poker, black... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-17

Where Do You Fit In? A Beginner’s Guide to Startup Roles

For many people who are considering a jump into the startup industry, there is one often mysterious question they must answer: "Where do I fit in?" As Jason Freedman says, "We startups are collectively still really bad at helping them break into our tight-knit community." Jason Freedman, is the founder of 42Floors, a search too... (more available)

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Posted by Joe Garza on 2014-04-16

Appota featured on Tech in Asia, ReadyPulse featured on Digital Journal, and more Grad News

Since launching in 2009, the Founder Institute has helped launch over 1,116 new technology companies across 61 cities, 33 countries, and six continents. These companies have gone on to do great things, and create over 10,000 new jobs.  Over the past week, Appota featured on Tec... (more available)

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Posted by Joe Garza on 2014-04-16

FI Grad ReadyPulse raises $2 million, featured on Digital Journal

ReadyPulse recently announced the close of their Series A investment round, totaling $2 million in funding. The press release detailing their success was featured on Digital Journal. Co-Founders Srinivas Penumaka and T. Vinod Gupta, the President and CTO of ReadyPulse, respectively, are Graduates of the Seattle Founder Institut... (more available)

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Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-04-16

Have a Business Idea in Perth? Pitch it to a Silicon Valley Expert on the Perth Founder Hotseat Webinar

Do you have an idea for a new website or technology company that you would like to start in Perth?  Would you like to get live feedback on your idea from an Silicon Valley startup expert, without leaving your chair? Then join us for Thursday's special Perth Founder Hotseat Webinar, presented by City of Perth, and Morning S... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-16

To Be a Nice CEO, or Not to Be, That is the Question

There is no "one right way" to build a company.  As a result, entrepreneurs seeking guidance will always be given contradictory advice on how to build their business, from both "experts" and the uninformed alike. Ultimately, it is up to the entrepreneur to evaluate the opinions they receive and pursue the path they feel is... (more available)

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Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-04-15

Scott Painter (Founder & CEO of TrueCar) to Speak at the Founder Showcase

The Founder Showcase, hosted by TheFunded.com and the Founder Institute, is Silicon Valley's leading seed-stage startup event. In our 14-event history, we've been truly honored by some of the names who have graced our stage, such as Elon Musk, David Sacks, and Phil Libin. Today, we a... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-15

Don’t Be So Impersonal! Know Your Audience and Tailor Your Pitch

The Founder Institute runs Founder Hotseat Webinars to allow aspiring founders from across the globe to get live feedback on their startup ideas from top Silicon Valley entrepreneurs.  In this Hotseat clip, Jason Calacanis gives expert feedback to Sarah, a Montreal-based entrepreneur pitching Trave... (more available)

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Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-04-14

Founder Institute Launches in Siberia! Our Newest Chapter Opens in Tomsk, Russia

The Founder Institute, the world’s largest startup accelerator with over 1,000 graduate companies, announced today that it will be officially launching in Tomsk - it’s first chapter in Siberia, and third chapter in Russia.  With existing chapters in Moscow and Saint Petersburg, the Founder Institute i... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-12

Weekly Roundup of the Must-Read Articles for Entrepreneurs

Each week we scour the web for insightful articles to share with our Founder Institute network. This week's top articles include the pitches from past Founder Showcase winners; a hacker's guide to getting press for startups; the top 10 sources of seed funding; how to get over the intimidating talk about co-founder equity; and m... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-12

Why It’s So Hard to Get People to Support Your Startup (and What You Can Do About It!)

In the early days as an entrepreneur, trying to find people who will under a startup idea, much less support it, is a constant struggle one must face. But according to Rajesh Setty, this applies especially to first-time founders. As Rajesh says, "If this is your first startup, it gets more complex because of double-uncertainty &... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-11

Don’t Make This Mistake When You Find a Great Startup Idea

The Mentor Minute gives you exclusive startup video clips from the Founder Institute's worldwide network of 3,000+ mentors. For more Mentor Minutes, visit our Startup Founder 101 YouTube Channel.  In this episode of the Mentor Minute, Chris Hogg, a mentor for the Silicon Valley Founder Institute and Co-... (more available)

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Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-04-11

Raising a Seed Round? Just a Few Days Left to Apply to the 15th Founder Showcase

The Founder Showcase is a 100% free pitch competition hosted by TheFunded.com and the Founder Institute. While most other similar events feature companies raising their Series-A, we go one step earlier, as our presenters are all less than two years old and have raised less than $250,000 in funding. As a result, we pride ourselve... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-11

Get Over Your Intimidation of Splitting Co-Founder Equity

It's been well-documented that deciding to take on a co-founder can be a fruitful choice, improving the business prospects for many entrepreneurs. However, if one does partner up, there is one intimidating hurdle that must be overcome: Figuring out how to split equity. For those having trouble with this, Al Bsharah has one simpl... (more available)

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Posted by Duke Lee on 2014-04-10

Don’t Memorize Your Startup Pitch: Visualize It

The Founder Institute runs Founder Hotseat Webinars to allow aspiring founders from across the globe to get live feedback on their startup ideas from top Silicon Valley entrepreneurs.  In the clip below, Jason Calacanis critiques a Melbourne-based entrepreneur pitching AUUG, a musical device that attaches to mobile de... (more available)

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