From Helsinki to Seattle, VCSPARK Expands its Global Business Landscape — HELSINKI, Finland, Dec. 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ —
PRNewswire/ — As a fast developing financial service company, VCSPARK has finished equity investments to dozens of startups since 2015, including: 247 Technology – the world leading Microsoft service provider, Fitting Plus – the top wearable virtual reality technology for e-commerce platform, Jingpaidang – the biggest operation partner for Jingdong. The efficient and insightful investing strategy of VCSPARK has been widely acknowledged by global investors. The company will further establish its global business during its visit to Europe and the United States.
The annual Slush Conference is a non-profit activity held by startups, venture capitals, student organizations, as well as government institutions. Every autumn, the leading startups, top tech talents, and the prominent investors meet together at Scandinavia Area, the holy land of innovation, to attend the ‘Innovation Competition,’ discussing the concepts and technologies, enhancing the global investment atmosphere.
As the leading event of its kind in the world, Slush brought together 14,000 attendees and more than 3,500 companies in 2014. In such a huge business feast, VCSPARK will take the opportunity to depict the global entrepreneurship tendency, to exchange the most advanced venture capital concepts, and to find extraordinary innovation and entrepreneurship projects and outstanding entrepreneurs.
After the visit in Europe, VCSPARK will go to New York, Boston, Silicon Valley, and Seattle, to meet investment institutions, college professors and students, startup firms, as well as experts in North America while examining the promising investment opportunities and elaborating the interconnection & interworkings between China and the rest of world.
During its stay in the US, VCSPARK is also invited to attend the “China Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum” held by MIT (MIT-CHIEF). This well-known forum is not only a platform to discuss the key issues in Chinese technology and innovation, but also a great opportunity to establish cooperation among institutions and individuals. During the event, VCSPARK will give speeches on important topics, attend some sub-forums, and share its investment philosophy with top-tier investment institutions and technology startups.
Invited by the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation (Tekes), VCSPARK started its trip to Europe in November. During its visit to the Capital city Helsinki, VCSPARK met with representatives in the Finnish government, well-known VC firms and startups from Finland and Europe. Tagged as an institutional investor, VCSPARK will also attend the annual ‘Slush Conference.’ After European leg, VCSPARK will land in North America.
As China enters the “entrepreneurship and innovation” era, VCSPARK, with its visionary business strategy, becomes the most welcomed venture capital among its peers. Representing the most advanced productivity and financial innovation, the company has been establishing an internet platform, VCSPARK Happy Capital, to directly connect great startups with more investors. “Being a reliable platform” is what VCSPARK pursues. Utilizing a flat and decentralized model, VCSPARK is contributing the new practice to Chinese financial innovation.