Global Scale X

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Nordics have a record high number of growth companies but according to studies, only 0.4% of startups can successfully transform to a scaleup. With our GlobalScaleX program, your company can find a way to overcome the scaling barriers and create your own success story.

GlobalScaleX is a 3-month growth camp for fast-growing technology companies that want to build capabilities to the next stage and keep on growing. With our experts, mentors, entrepreneurs, and investors, you will save years of work by getting all the possible help during the 3-month program.

GlobalScaleX offers on-point learnings and tools focusing on the challenges that scaleup companies are facing. Learnings are implemented right away to the business. The program is co-designed by Aalto ENT and BI Norwegian Business School with Nordea Startup & Growth. Enroll in the program and develop your scaling strategy with some of the best experts in the field.

Programme benefits

GlobalScaleX is the step to take to get your company to the next level. Enroll two to three of the company´s management team members in the program and use the 12 weeks to develop your scaling strategy with the help of our trainers and mentors.

  • Identify where to target resources to maximize growth
  • Gain new tools and frameworks for scaling
  • Get inspiration and new ideas from experienced trainers and business mentors
  • Clarify your business strategy and optimize your business processes


Who is the programme for?

The program is aimed at companies with annual revenue of a minimum of 2M€, personnel of at least ten people, and annual growth figures of at least 20% in the past three years. The business needs to have global potential and scalable technology.

The program is for the core team responsible for the primary functions of the company. It is recommended to send 2-3 persons to participate in the program. We are looking for a strong, agile, and motivated team with openness to learn and endurance of changes, and high speed.

When evaluating the program applicants, we consider as an advantage that the company is aligned with the United Nation's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and has diversity in its team composition.

Contents and Schedule

The GlobalScaleX program covers the most critical vectors that scaleup companies need to focus on to grow successfully. The program consists of five modules, company-specific mentoring sessions and Demo Day. Each theme includes concrete business examples and workshops where you will start to develop your company. The mentoring process will focus more closely on the most crucial pain points for each company.

The program is delivered in two-day modules over a 12-week period. The sessions are interactive and include discussions and workshops. Company-specific mentoring sessions can be tailored to meet your own schedules.


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Identify your company's current state, set future targets, detect the scaling barriers and select a strategic target based on the allocation of resources

Four two-day modules focusing on development of company's processes and capabilities.

Four private mentoring sessions with an expert selected to support company's unique scaling journey.

Programme content

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