The European Business Angels Network (EBAN) has awarded Finnish Business Angels Network (FiBAN) as the “Best Performing European Business Angel Network 2014”.
In the picture (from left): Paulo Andrez, President Emeritus of EBAN, Riku Asikainen, Chairman Emeritus of FiBAN, Ivar Siimar, EBAN board member, Florence Korhonen, FiBAN member, Jaakko Salminen, FiBAN chairman, Ari Korhonen, FiBAN member, Sami Etula, FiBAN member, Jan Oker-Blom, Managing Director of FiBAN, Candace Johnson, President of EBAN.
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The European Business Angels Network (EBAN) has awarded Finnish Business Angels Network (FiBAN) as the “Best Performing European Business Angel Network 2014”. The award was given at the EBAN Awards ceremony the 7th of May in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.
EBAN recognised European Business Angel Federations, Networks and Investors who have demonstrated excellence and commitment to driving business angel investment over the last year. FiBAN made an amazing 21 million Euros of investment during 2014 and had more than 10 exits, all the while organizing EBAN's biggest ever Winter University in Helsinki with SLUSH! EBAN congratulates the entire FiBAN Team!
More information about EBAN: www.eban.org
FINNISH BUSINESS ANGELS NETWORKFiBAN is a Finnish, national, non-profit association of private investors that aims to improve the possibilities for private persons to invest in unlisted potential growth companies. The association’s work is based on the activity by private investors and cooperates with networks supporting high-growth goals.
The FiBAN network is today one of the largest and most active business angel networks in Europe with almost 500 approved members and over 100 events held year 2013. FiBAN is a member of the
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