Wednesday, 26 August
1.00pm-2.00pm BST
Hosted by Goodwille

On 26th August, Goodwille welcomes Finnish startups, SMEs and entrepreneurs curious about the UK market to join their webinar ‘Expand to England’. Whether you have considered taking your business to the UK or are already taking your first steps in the market, you will get valuable tips and knowledge of the UK business environment.

Thanks to the strong entrepreneurial culture and access to a wide pool of talent and investors, the UK has long been an attractive destination for businesses expanding internationally. On 26 August, Goodwille together with the Department for International Trade and Digital Workforce will share firsthand knowledge and practical experiences with you on the UK business environment including an update on Brexit, and what this means for Finnish businesses considering expansion, or already active in the UK. The presentations are followed by a Q&A.

Webinar Program:

1:00pm – 1:05pm | Welcome words by HM Ambassador to Finland Tom Dodd, British Embassy Helsinki

1:05pm – 1:15pm | Expanding to the UK: Advice & timeframe for your UK setup
Speaker | Alexander Goodwille, CEO of Goodwille

1:15pm – 1:30pm UK Business environment
Speakers | Ms Laura Phelps, Head of Tax, Banking and Financial Services & Mr Fongphu Tran, Head of Research and Innovation Services
Business Environment Advisory Team, Department for International Trade

1:30pm – 1:40pm Entering the UK market from Finland: Opportunities & Challenges
Speaker | Jukka Virkkunen, Co-Founder of Digital Workforce

1:40pm – 2:00pm Q&A

More information and sign ups here.


This event is not organised by FBCC. All the sign ups and other enquiries are handled by Goodwille.

Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce

The FBCC is an independent, non-profit organisation, recognized throughout the Finnish, British and international business communities. The Chamber offers four different membership categories: Patron, Corporate, Professional and Young Professional.