Jere Blomqvist

Investment Manager
  • Experience from business development and data analysis from an early-stage software startup
  • 2 years experience from banking and stock market corporate actions
  • B.Sc. in Finance and Economics from Hanken School of Economics

Before joining Evli Growth Partners, Jere gained experience from both startups and finance. Most recently he worked at a software startup focusing on data analysis, business development and sales. Prior to that, he worked as an account operator at Euroclear Finland. With a degree in finance and economics, Jere is constantly learning by doing everyday analysis and searching for the most beautiful growth companies. These various tasks allow him to learn the inner workings of venture capital.

Brushing Up the Beauty Scene: EGP Invests in Planity

In recent years, numerous well-funded initiatives have aimed to digitize the beauty appointment industry. Despite these efforts, booking beauty appointments remains largely analogue in many parts of Europe. Planity has seized this opportunity to build a rapidly growing, efficient platform that addresses all the must-haves for businesses in the industry. We are thrilled to invest in Planity alongside esteemed investors such as Infravia, Revaia, Credit Mutuel, Bpifrance, Eiffel Investment Group and Alven.

The Founder Files

Let us introduce a new blog series - The Founder Files, a series of blog posts exploring the human side of entrepreneurship, where the distinction between success and failure is often a fine line. From founding and scaling, all the way to the exit, we reveal the unfiltered, authentic stories behind entrepreneurial journeys. Ready to hear the truth?