Finland is an innovation nation. Many people say “Finland is a club, not a country”, a tightly knit community where the significance of networks is even more emphasized.  ONNIVATORS opens up networks that are prerequisite to building a successful business for you and in developing your career. Interdependence and desire to share own expertise for the benefit of others are key elements in today’s networked societies. Carrying out tasks and projects successfully require some level of involvement from an average of eight people in total.

ONNIVATORS is a co-creation platform for passionate individuals, ambitious companies and innovative organisations from the public and third sectors.

Benefits for individual professionals:

  • Value-adding career development services
  • Social and professional networking opportunities
  • Forum for advocacy
  • Opportunity to gain experience and references by taking on positions of trust
  • Visibility towards and matchmaking with Finnish employers
  • Opportunities to gain income on commission basis

Benefits for companies and industry:

  • Access to a pool of talent that can
  • increase company’s exports, productivity and innovativeness
  • tap into international networks
  • Non-taxable support to international recruits and their families in setting up life in Finland
  • Access to/marketing channel for value adding recruitment services
  • Access to financial support for international recruitments
  • Enforce employer brand with an attractive location image
  • CSR-visibility

Benefits for public sector organisations

  • Support the self-motivated integration of internationals to Finland
  • Endorse country & place brand as home base of attractive employers
  • Strengthen economic competitiveness by attracting international talent relevant to industry
  • Decrease costs for unemployment and
  • Increase efficiency of existing forms of support for employment and
  • Increase tax income by retaining talent
  • Secure return on investment on education of international students


Submit your member information
as a private individual HERE
as a company HERE.

Membership fees can be paid HERE.