Greater Helsinki is a thriving business hub located in the heart of Baltic Sea Region, next to Russia and only 8 hour flight from Beijing and New York. Helsinki has extremely well-functioning business environment, it boasts one of the world’s most talented workforce and has impressive figures to show on investments made in R&D. With access to top high tech talent and a Silicon Valley inspired business culture, Finland is an R&D hotspot and a testing ground for companies looking for business transformation. Helsinki region is clean, stable and secure with a very high standard of living and welfare. Furthermore, Finland is a member in European Union. Finland is the only Nordic country with Euro and has a low corporate tax rate, only 20 %. Therefore, many foreign companies have established operations in Finland for the long-term and enjoy high return on investment.