We at Jakobstad Region Development Company Concordia offer a variety of services for both aspiring entrepreneurs, existing businesses and those interested in establishing their operations to the Jakobstad Region. We see to that the Jakobstad region is on the forefront of development and is seen and heard on a national as well as international arena. Talent attraction, sustainability and business services are important themes for us.

Explore our job opportunities Come here! 2024 recuitment event

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Business services.

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur or do you want to develop an existing business?

Concordia’s business advisors are here to help! They offer free consultation and help you fulfill your entrepreneurial dreams.


Work here.

The Jakobstad region is home to Finland’s most multidimensional industry structure.

Our businesses are thriving and they are in need of talents! Explore potential employers in the region and open vacancies available.


The Jakobstad Region in a nutshell.

Multilingual, rich in culture, positive, nice and close by. The Jakobstad region on the West Coast of Finland can be described in many words. Take a look at what life in the best place in the world entails.


Are you looking for a job or thinking of moving here?

Then our Come Here! -recruitment event on 23 July 2024 is for you!

More info here!


Tools for success

Brand Tool Kit

We are finalising a tool kit for the regional brand where you can find everything from brand guidelines and logos to free-to-use pictures and stories. Stay tuned!

Download The Jakobstad Region brochure >

Business and service directory

Jakobstad region business and service register consists of basic information about the companies in our region, a service directory with information about the companies products and services as well as business statistics. The business- and service directory is free of charge.


Real Estate Register

Do you have a business space on offer or are you looking for suitable premises to expand or establish your business? Our real estate register provides you with current information about available commercial, warehouse, office and industrial properties and plots in the Jakobstad region.


Material & Statistics

Want to get the latest facts and figures about the Jakobstad region? We can help you find key figures for the Jakobstad region as well as various studies, statistical information and reports.

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About us

Jakobstad Region Development Company Concordia Ltd. was founded in 1999 by the five municipalities in the region: Jakobstad, Kronoby, Larsmo, Nykarleby and Pedersöre. We bring together businesses, municipalities and development organizations in order to create and sustain an attractive region for both companies and new residents. Concordia sees to that the Jakobstad region is accessible and has a diverse supply of labour. We work to make the regions unique qualities and versatile industry structure better known both to its own residents and those who live outside the region.

Our mission is to find new opportunities and provide a good breeding ground for development and growth. Together with our owners, the regions’ companies, public organizations and other stakeholders, we create the conditions for a successful business life and an attractive region, which stands up to national and international competition.

We offer free business consulting and development services and work with placebranding and protection of the region’s interests.


The team

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