Business Turku (Turku Science Park Ltd.) is a non-profit development company for the entire Turku subregion that works in close cooperation with local, national and international actors in the fields of business and economic development. The municipalities of the Turku region purchase services from our company through their own Turku Region Development Ltd.

Decorative image: Business Turku works closely together with businesses, the public sector and institutes of higher education.

Our mission is to provide and deliver high-quality services both to start a business and to grow, develop and internationalise an existing business. We work to make our region the best place for responsible business, talent, and investment.

We also want to be a sustainable player both as an employer and service provider. If you detect any unethical aspects or abuse in our operations, you can report on them anonymously through our whistleblowing channel.



Business Turku (Turku Science Park Ltd.),
Joukahaisenkatu 3, Turku

Business Turku / West Finland Film Commission
Läntinen Rantakatu 13, Turku

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

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

The Board of Directors

Chairman Niko Kyynäräinen, Director at the City of Turku
Minna Arve, the Mayor of Turku
Piia Elo, Councillor at Turku City Council
Mikael Lindfelt, Rector at Abo Akademi University
Jukka Kola, Rector at the University of Turku
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

Turnover and Funding

Our turnover in 2020 was 7.1 million euros. The graph depicts the distribution of different sources of funding in 2019. The municipalities of the Turku region purchase services from our company through their own Turun Seudun Kehitys Ltd.

Turnover of Turku Science Park Ltd. in 2021: 55 % funding from the City of Turku, 19 % funding from municipalities of Turku region, 13 % project funding from EU, 8 % project funding from the Council of Southwest Finland, 5 % other public funding and 2 % sales. The company’s biggest owner is the City of Turku, 87 %. Other shareholders have 13 %.
The Distribution of turnover in 2021.

Additional key figures can be found in our annual report from 2020 (in Finnish)

Development Projects

We are participating in multiple national and international development projects.
Details can be found here.


Our billing address and other details concerning invoices can be found here.


Vacancies in our regional development company here.