Batch 2020

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About Terkko Health X

Terkko Health X is an early-stage accelerator program for ambitious health and life science teams with the potential to reshape the industry. You’ve got an idea – Terkko Health X provides you with the right skills and services to take that concept into the market. Due to COVID-19, the 2020 program was held virtually.







Top Teams of Batch 2020

Winner: Svante Group

The winner was awarded with a prize of 2500€ from the Helsinki Think Company Fund, and free Terkko Health Hub memberships for the team for 6 months.

Runner-ups: AnalysisMode & Finnadvance

The two runner-up teams were awarded with Terkko Health Hub memberships for their teams for free for 6 months.

Additionally, all teams of Terkko Health X batch 2020 received 10K free Amazon Web Service cloud credits thanks to our partner AWS.

Made in Collaboration

Terkko Health X is organized in collaboration with Helsinki Think Company, the entrepreneurship society of the University of Helsinki. The accomplished accelerator program organizer aims to tackle big, real life challenges by building a vibrant community of changemakers from multidisciplinary backgrounds.

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Terkko Health X 2020 Alumni

Get to know the startups from the batch 2020. 

  • Fibo Labs

    AI platform for Biotech R&D, and an IT management platform for CEOs

  • Finnadvance

    Human biology replicated reliably

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    Jasmine PRO

    Delivering More

  • Karis

    We embrace, and expand the use of creativity and the arts for healing and complementing mental healthcare

  • Svante

    Providing long-term patented skincare solutions through fabrics

  • We Encourage

    AINO is an AI tool for providing psycho-social support and guidance to victims of intimate partner violence and gender-based violence


Christian Lardot

Incubator Lead at Health Incubator Helsinki

Anna Ehrnrooth

Partner at Kaava

Tariq Hussain-Häkkinen

Partner at Kaava

Anna-Maria Henell

CEO and Co-founder of Disior

Petri Parvinen

Professor at the University of Helsinki

Ekaterina Gianelli

Partner at Inventure

Mika Teikari

Managing Director at Success Clinic

Kari Klossner

Program Manager at Business Finland

Sampo Sammalisto

Program Manager at Business Finland

Tuomas Harju

Senior Startup Advisor at Business Finland

Walid Cheikh

Author of Pitching for Life

Alex Felman

Executive Officer of Startup 42 Media

Virpi Muhonen

CEO and Co-founder of Askel Healthcare

Kati Kaijasilta

Kati Kaijasilta

Business Development Director at Orion

Pouria Kay

Pouria Kay

Chief Executive Officer at Grib

Peter Hänninen

General Counsel at Nanoform

Yina Ye

Yina Ye

Startup Ecosystem Manager at AWS

Chirs Cadman

Chris Cadman

Senior Associate at Potter Clarkson

Erik Rehn

Erik Rehn

Head of Startup & VC Business Development, Nordics & Benelux at AWS

Matt Miller

Managing Director of the United Healthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars


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