We aim at promoting financial and investment literacy and endorse entrepreneurship among youth through different projects and collaborations, because we think the education and innovation are the strongest fundamental approaches to make societies advanced, resilient and prosperous.
Head Capital in summer 2016 introduced ongoing internship programmes at its group and portfolio companies. The aim is to give real-life experience, necessary guidance and insights into the field. Many interns from different study areas (finance, economics, sales, communication, marketing) are involved in everyday life of the company with high perspectives of later full-time employment. Read more about the Careerseekers Programme (link).
As a next step, we seek to create effective partnerships to encourage innovation-based thinking. We will focus on co-operation between experienced, street-smart investors, investment experts, owners and C-level managers of companies from various sectors, pioneering entrepreneurs from early stage companies, sales professionals, and so on, and those possibly gaining the most long-term – children and students.
This will be an advancement from our experience of an investment academy – an intensive programme for university students in collaboration with Estonian Business School (EBS) that our team members developed in 2006-2009. The goal of the intensive program – Suprema Academy – was to give the expertise and knowledge to the students through lectures, mentoring, guidance and internships in order to help to grow new investment talents in the field. Read more about the concept from EBS website (link)