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Data-Driven

Innovation Hunter

for Corporates

 

CATAPULT IN A NUTSHELL

DATA-DRIVEN AND CUSTOMER-CENTRIC IN EVERYTHING


Bridging the gap between European corporates and the startup scene.

We are helping big European corporates undergo digital transformation to keep up with changes and disruptions in the tech field.

Our data-driven approach enables us to find and validate the most relevant technologies, solution providers and innovations for corporate needs as well as to provide a precise market understanding to build digital/business strategies upon.

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WHY DO WE EXIST

GREAT TEAMS BUILD GREAT PRODUCTS

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KEY FIGURES

SOME OF THE NUMBERS WE ARE PROUD OF


100.000+

Startups (growth companies, innovations, technologies, solution-providers) in our data-pool

 

50

European countries covered in startup scouting and validation

 

 

76%

Action Rate (continuous startup-corporate collaboration after the first meeting)

 

 

12.000+ 

Startups validated in-depth annually based on customer needs (validation by Catapult team & AI)

160+

Validated startups introduced to corporate clients annually

 

DATA-DRIVEN SERVICES 

RESPONDING TO THE HIGHEST DEMANDS OF CORPORATES


MARKET

RESEARCH

Conducting an in-depth market research that equips corporate clients with the precise understanding of the startup landscape to be able to make educated decisions on digitalization and business development.

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STARTUP

RESEARCH

Finding and validating the most advanced and relevant startups (technologies / innovations) for collaboration, investments and acquisitions from a data pool of 100.000+ startups across Europe.

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PARTNERS

SOME OF THE PARTNERS THAT HAVE TRUSTED CATAPULT'S DATA-DRIVEN SERVICES 


 

INDUSTRIES

CATAPULT COLLABORATES WITH ANY VERTICAL. BELOW ARE THE REFERENCE INDUSTRIES OF OUR PARTNERS.


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COMPANIES SAY

OUR CLIENTS’ SUCCESS IS OUR SUCCESS!


Catapult provides the means for corporations to implement their digitalization strategy on a practical level.
— Johannes Milén, Director, Pepsico
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We are very pleased that Catapult has provided us with cases that have opened our minds to entirely new business possibilities that we would not have been able to find, think or even know how to look for ourselves.
— Panu Vehniäinen, Director, Business Solution and Service Management, YIT
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REACH OUT

LET’S TALK ABOUT YOUR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AND DIGITAL NEEDS


Corporate digital transformation just a message away!

Not sure about the biggest needs in your organization? - No problem. We can help you define the direction and focus areas. Drop us a message! —>

What innovations, technologies, startups, solution-providers are you looking for? What is your strategy: to collaborate with the startup, to acquire one or to invest in? Drop us a message! —>

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OUR TEAM 

Catapult team consists of expertise in startup & innovation research, validation, marketing, tech development, business and sales to ensure we can achieve the goals set together with our corporate clients in a very result-oriented way.

We are an ambitious international team driven by the mission to help our corporate clients create success stories in the world of innovation!


 

FOUNDERS

Catapult was founded by two serial entrepreneurs and growth hackers in various ecosystems and networks, who share the passion and vision of producing value to their peers by connecting European startups and corporations.

These co-founders, Mikael Juntunen & Paavo Beckman, have been founding and running companies in Silicon Valley and in Europe for decades, claiming experience both as founders and mentors.


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Mikael Juntunen

Founder & COO
mikael(at)catapult.guru
+358 50 405 5252

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Paavo Beckman

Founder & CEO

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ADVISERS

GUIDING CATAPULT ON STRATEGIC BUSINESS DECISIONS


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Matti Copeland

Growth Market Leader, Nordic Business Development at EY

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Johannes Milén

Program Director in Eastern Europe at Pepsico
(Former CIO at Kesko)

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Jerry Jalava

AI Guru, Senior System Architect at Qvik, Google Developer Expert, Authorized Google Cloud Trainer

 
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