Business Turku Ltd is a non-profit development company of the Turku Region, which provides services to support the growth, development and internationalisation of companies in the Turku Region. We cooperate closely with all business operators regionally, nationally and internationally.

Our activities are guided by our vision of Turku and the Turku Region as the best place in Finland for companies to be born, to grow and to develop in.


Business Turku is a regional business company whose services cover not only Turku but also the ten surrounding municipalities of Kaarina, Lieto, Masku, Mynämäki, Naantali, Nousiainen, Paimio, Raisio, Rusko, and Sauvo.

The municipalities in the Turku region purchase services from our company through its owner Turun Seudun Kehitys Oy.

Chairman Minna Arve, the Mayor of Turku

Piia Elo, Councillor at Turku City Council

Mikael Lindfelt, Rector at Abo Akademi University

Marjo Kaartinen, Professor, (Rector at University of Turku from 1.8.)

Vesa Palander, Turun elinvoimajohtaja

Tomi Penttilä, Head of Bayer’s Product Supply Center in Turku

Elina Rantanen, Chairperson at Turku City Council

Matti Rihko, Chair of the Board

Panu Routila, Chair of the Board

Vesa Taatila, Rector at Turku University of Applied Sciences

The CEO of Business Turku ltd is Tom Palenius.

Business Turku ltd, Joukahaisenkatu 3, Turku

Business Turku /
West Finland Film Commission
Joukahaisenkatu 3, Turku

Business Turku / Smart Chemistry Park
Raisionkaari 55, 21200 Raisio, Raisio Ltd. Industrial Area

SparkUp Community
Tykistökatu 4 B, 20520 Turku, (ElectroCity)

Billing address

Business advice on a map and how to get there.


The Turku region is Finland’s most dynamic hub of business and innovation activities, offering the best services to entrepreneurs and companies.


We provide and broker high-quality services for both starting a business and growing, developing and internationalising an existing business.

We work to make our region the best place for responsible business, talent and investment.

The Business Turku name was launched on 1 November 2023, when Business Turku replaced both the marketing name Turku Business Region and the company name Turku Science Park Oy. The name change was registered in the Trade Register on 16 February 2024.