Honorary Members of FiBAN
Finnish Business Angel Network awards with "Honorary Membership" persons that have inspired the development of Finnish private startup investing. The election is done by FiBAN board based on suggestions received.
For additional details, please contact FiBAN administration
Current Honorary Members of FiBAN
One of the founding fathers of the FiBAN association. Mr. Kurkinen had a crucial role supporting the founding and early development of FiBAN also supported by Rastor Ltd, a not-for-profit education company in Finland. Mr. Kurkinen is currently an active business angel and recently made a successful exit.
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Mr. Kalske was one of the main persons establishing an organised business angel activity in Finland in the beginning of the millenium while working for Sitra, Finnish Innovation Fund. Mr. Kalske built a well-working matching service of private investors and startups and successfully supported the closing of several funding rounds.
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