Virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and mixed reality(MR) are reshaping the user and customer experience of brands and content. Also how audiences consume digital content, from film and games to advertising, and will permanently transform education and social media. the questions are who and how the perspective ideas in VR/AR/MR will be developed and financed?
Aiming to answer this questions VRNext Network held the event in Berlin on 23rd of November which gathered together investors, content creators/providers and tech companies.
As Head Capital is also focused on the creative sector, Veikko Maripuu was invited to be the member of the investor panel.
The agenda of the event covered the media, content and market perspective topics and investors were able to try different VR technologies as well. Later, several startups pitched presentations in Q&A format.
The event was a good opportunity for entrepreneurs and investors to find future cooperation partners, funding possibilities and to get to know the recent global trends in
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.
We are pleased to announce the relocation of Head Capital’s corporate office to a newly-designed office since August 14th.
We have been looking for a new office home for a while together with one of our key portfolio company, Finora Capital, a modern financial group. The new headquarters provide a more spacious and modern look, which suits Finora and Head Capital’s image.
The new location of our office is Tartu mnt 10, (entrance from Pääsukese 2 section), Tallinn, Estonia 10145.
The main entrance is situated facing Rävala pst, a sign “Pääsukese 2” above the main door. After entering the main door, taking the elevator to the 4th floor should bring you right to our office!
Our phone number and contact e-mail have not changed and remain the same.