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Business Services >Change-of-ownership and cessation Updated at: 10.05.2018

Services for crisis situations

Companies in financial difficulties can get financial and debt counselling from the national Enterprise Finland Talousapu consultancy service on +358 2950 24880.

The Tampere Region TE Office offers change security services (site in Fin) to help companies cope with change in crisis situations. Change security helps find new employment for personnel in case of lay-offs. For more information in the Tampere Region, please contact Hannu Järvelin (+358 295 045 591) and Marita Salonen (+358 295 045 752).

Companies on the verge of a crisis can get help from the recently established Piiru project. For more information on this proactive business service organised by the Centres for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment and TE Services, please contact Mia Häkkinen (mia.hakkinen(a) or Harri Katajisto (harri.katajisto(a)

Pirkanmaan Yrittäjät (Federation of Enterprises in the Tampere Region) and  Pirkanmaa Business Mentors have opened a new permanent service for entrepreneurs who have either financial or mental health problems. Entrepreneurs willing to participate will be guided by a mentor. The service is available for members of the Federation of Enterprises in the Tampere Region and helps entrepreneurs facing difficulties Mon - Fri, tel. +358 3 251 6513.

A national Early Warning service offers help for microbusinesses and SMEs in their economic difficulties. For more information, contact Tampere region service representative Kauko Suhonen, Suhonen Consulting Oy, +358 40 511 9256, kauko(a)