HELSINKI: Demystifying the EU Taxonomy for Nordic SMEs

11.11.21 | Event
Choosing green nordic perspectives
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Best practices and guidelines for companies seeking growth financing


10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Nordisk kulturkontakt
Kajsaniemenkatu 9
00170 Helsinki


What does EU taxonomy alignment mean? How can small and medium-sized companies integrate the taxonomy mindset in their operations? Understanding the EU Taxonomy will be critical for SMEs especially when seeking financing opportunities. The workshop will share best practices from green Nordic companies and practical guidelines from investors.


  • Ms. Josefin Hoviniemi, Head of Communications, Nefco

Expert panel:

  • Ms Mirka Lummaa, Senior Advisor, Gaia Consulting
  • Mikko Eloranta, Head of Sustainable Finance Nordic, Danske Bank 
  • Ms Ágústa Thorbergsdóttir, Managing Director, Navigo
  • Mr Søren Berg Rasmussen, Investment Manager, Nefco

Case Companies:  

  • Thorsteinn Viglundsson, CEO, Thor Ice Chilling Solutions
  • Sigurd Melin, CEO, Noaq Flood Protection & Ann Blanche-Sahlqvist, CFO, Noaq Flood Protection
  • Tommi Rimpiläinen, COO & Founder, Sensible 4


Organizer: Nefco – The Nordic Green Bank 

Others involved: Green by Iceland, Business Sweden


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