HCL Technologies (HCLTech) and Business Finland have entered into an agreement to drive innovation and growth in areas of generative artificial intelligence (AI), metaverse, space and quantum technologies. The alliance will reinforce HCLTech’s presence in the Nordic region.

HCLTech will reportedly receive early access to the technologies and innovations emerging in Finland. The collaboration will enable companies from Finland to bring their solutions to global enterprises through HCLTech’s Innovation Network eSTiPTM, which includes over 1,500 startups, 14 plus venture capitalists, more than 16 trade commissions and five academic institutions globally.

Business Finland is a government organisation of Finland which works towards innovation funding and trade, travel and investment promotion.