Running a startup hub in Europe is by no means an easy job, especially since new startups keep surfacing almost every other day in the region. However, the Helsinki-based startup campus Maria 01, owned in part by the same owners as the Nordic’s biggest startup conference Slush, aims to take things to the next level.
Recently, the tech campus has made an announcement of a new CEO, along with some ambitious expansion plans. Ville Simola is the new CEO of Maria 01 and he has set his sights on making the startup hub the biggest one in Europe, following the company’s expansion. Here are five ways the company is planning to do this.