Forendo Pharma was one of the Top 25 Award Winners of the European Venture Contest in Dusseldorf, Germany. Forendo was presented by Maarit Merla, Head of Business Development.
Over 100 investors and business angels chose the Top 25 emerging companies of the 2016 European Venture Contest at the continent’s biggest venture market place, the European Venture Summit (EVS).
The presenting companies were selected over a series of regional or sector-focused qualifying events, in ICT, Life Sciences and Cleantech. These selected 110 companies were reviewed online and onsite by investors and the investor jury on 7 criteria. The Top 25 winners got the highest review ratings following the online screening and onsite pitches.
The European Venture Contest finds, evaluates and awards the most promising entrepreneurs in the high technology sector by providing access to top-level international partners, advisors and financiers. The Contest, this year in its 10th edition, gathered over 1000 companies and 600 venture capitalists and corporate investors from all over Europe.