Social impact

Business Lead for companies

Next programme starts
January 2020
Registration deadline
30 Nov 2019

What is Business Lead?

Business Lead is a fast-track for unemployed academically educated refugees and immigrants into Finnish work life by combining education, mentoring and a 3-month unpaid internship in a company in Finland. The program benefits all parties involved. It helps companies find new international talent, explore new commercial opportunities and markets and get an outside-in view on your business. In addition, it is a unique opportunity to make a difference, it is CSR in action. Since the beginning, 150 participants and 110 companies have enabled the program. Hanken & SSE runs the program together with Hanken School of Economics as a part of the Integration Social Impact Bond (Koto SIB).

Become a Business Lead company partner

Hanken & SSE offers forerunner companies the opportunity to offer one or more unpaid internship positions in the Uusimaa region as part of integration program Business Lead. The next internship period runs from 7 January 2020 for a 3-month period.

Business Lead will also for the first time run in Vaasa with start 1 October 2019. The internship period will be from 7 January 2020 for three months. Read more >

Who the programme is for

The programme looks for partner companies that can offer internship positions for 3 months in one or more different roles in the company.

Register your internship

Who are the participants?

See the video

Who are the company partners?

See a few examples in the videos

Contact us for
more information

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Johanna Korpia
Business Director
+358 40 024 0946
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