Veikko Maripuu’s lecture at the University of Tartu

One of the core missions of Head Capital has been since establishing the company – finding talented, enthusiastic students and also to encourage entrepreneurial minds. Therefore, in a close cooperation with University of Tartu on 16th of November, the managing partner of Head Capital Group Veikko Maripuu and junior analyst Atte Pitkälahti conducted a lecture on “How to get your start up financed” at the university’s premises.

The first part of the lecture covered startup development stages, detailed criteria investors use to assess startups, about funding options available for every developing stage and probabilities of having a successful business.

The second part of the lecture was about the investment process which included a practical example of startup screening process. In addition, Veikko and Atte also explained to the audience Head Capital’s early stage infrastructure. The lecture was followed by a brief Q&A session, where people were able to get answers to different questions related to start up processes.

Head Capital is offering internship positions in finance and marketing fields. Veikko also shared about these existing opportunities and talked about his career path and internship experience. Head Capital’s junior analyst Atte Pitkälahti also shared his recent memories about his internship days in Head Capital.