Fiare and Team Finland’s adventure to Africa

Fiare and Team Finland’s adventure to Africa

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Fiare Director & Partner, Kirsi Johansson, will join the Business Finland delegation travelling to Namibia and Kenya (28th October - 2nd November) with Mr. Mika Lintilä - Finland's Minister of Economic Affairs. The expedition is designed to discover new business opportunities in various sectors, in those countries. The African adventure begins this week, as Johansson is in South Africa before she joins the Team Finland delegation. Fiare already have a presence in Africa, with an existing client being Independent Media and IOL Motoring (the Drive 360 site was nominated and subsequently received an honourable mention for ‘Best Idea to Grow Advertising Sales or Retain Advertising Clients’ at the INMA awards this year). The business delegation is designed to scope out further opportunities in the region. Kenya is the ultimate trade hub of East Africa and the…
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Fiare & Team Finland hit South Africa

Fiare & Team Finland hit South Africa

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Fiare is among the companies which form the Finnish Business Delegation for a Team Finland trip to South Africa this week, March 13-16. Leading Finnish companies in their respective fields join the Minister for Foreign Trade and Development on an expedition to further strengthen the business links between the two nations. The Finnish companies in the delegation represent globally competitive expertise in healthcare, education, ICT and cyber-security. These companies are well equipped to provide state-of-the-art solutions for the South African market. South Africa is Finland's leading trading partner in Sub-Saharan Africa. Around 30 Finnish companies have established permanent operations there and approximately 100 Finnish companies are trading with South African businesses through local cooperation arrangements. Ms. Anne-Mari Virolainen, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development, was optimistic that the delegation would have a…
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Fiare present at Team Finland Day

Fiare present at Team Finland Day

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Fiare today presented at Team Finland Day - having been identified as a success story regarding Finnish companies operating in international markets. UK Director Kirsi Johansson took to the main stage to address the audience - on the journey of the company to where it is today, the factors driving growth, and the obstacles along the way. Team Finland is a network of public operators providing internationalisation services for companies. The network seeks to provide companies with a smooth service chain from counselling to finance. Team Finland Day is a one-day conference exhibiting the brightest of Finland’s organisations making their mark in global markets. The special themes of Team Finland Day 2017 include international sales, financing of export trade, and the search for foreign funding. The event offers a unique…
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