We joined AmCham as a community of shared values to expand our access to global competencies and to foster the quality of the health ecosystem.
Agrita Kiopa, Vice Rector for Science, Riga Stradins University
During the second Future Hub accelerator program, from September to December 2021, startups will be given the opportunity to work on current sustainability challenges with market-leading enterprises. In addition, the second accelerator program also aims to encourage cooperation between market-leading companies to further innovation towards more sustainable business practices. Citadele bank has joined accelerator founder Helve as the second accelerator program co-host.
Citadele bank joins Future Hub's second program as one of the enterprises that will co-create with startups as well as the co-hosts of the program. By participating, Citadele aims to challenge the way enterprises view sustainability and guide the business community to pursue sustainability as a common goal for all. As part of the accelerator, Citadele will encourage co-creation with other enterprises through successfully proven innovation processes within the bank and by sharing experience, knowledge, and data.
"With great hopes and contentment, we are joining forces with Helve and other industry players. Our goal is to create practical tools for tackling sustainability challenges for the Baltic business sector by connecting European-level startups with Baltic enterprises. It is clear that only by bringing together large enterprises, ambitious startups, and experienced experts we can find the best solutions and develop sustainability innovations. We at Citadele are ready to dedicate our time, resources, and expertise to develop cross-industry innovations in the sustainability area," shares Vladislavs Mironovs, Chief Strategy & Business Development Officer, Member of the Management Board at Citadele bank.
We are very pleased to be part of AmCham and are looking forward to driving innovation forward in Latvia.
Mikko Fernström, General Manager, Biogen Latvia