Quality Networking & Relationship Building

Exceptional Business Mentoring & Support

Enjoyable Business Events

Canada Finland Chamber of Commerce Toronto 

Join our thriving international chamber and create valuable connections & relationships in the Canadian, Finnish, and European Business Sectors. Find colleagues & partners with mutual interests, skills, and services that complement yours. Or simply build your brand’s presence, and catch the eye of other entrepreneurs who might be in need of your service.

We are a not-for-profit. We volunteer our time to improve Finnish & Canadian Business Relations. Help us make a greater impact! Become part of a welcoming community, and make lasting friendships!

See the benefits of joining the CFCC

Build Your Network

Develop beneficial international business connections, lasting friendships, and matching based on business needs.

Gain Valuable Visibility

Promotional speaking, features on our website, newsletters, and at events offers effective targeted publicity.

Thought-Provoking Events

Inspiring talks, great company, gainful education, and innovative ideas from seasoned experts and thought leaders!

Local Business and Social Events

Enjoy fully catered top-notch social and business events with tasty hor d’oeuvres, and wine included in the ticket price that’s discounted for members. Benefit from ample opportunity to build awareness for your brand; network; and learn from expert panel discussions and educational presentations on cutting-edge, relevant topics to improve your business and develop strong relationships.

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Most Recent Events

CFCC Pikkujoulu Christmas Party

Ambassador Lehtonen’s Farewell Luncheon

Our Featured Business Members


Years of Operations


Glasses of Wine

Board of Directors

Ritva Nosov
Ritva Nosov
Founder and Principal Consultant - TalentEd Consulting Inc.
Marco Beretta
Marco Beretta
Director - Studio Property Consultants Ltd.
Johanna Tarvainen-Lee
Johanna Tarvainen-Lee
President - Merenbridge Consulting
Markku Kankaala
Markku Kankaala
Tuula M.Kivinen  CCM
Tuula M.Kivinen CCM
Honorary President - Canada Finland Chamber of Commerce
Antero Elo
Antero Elo
President and Chief Executive Officer - Finnish Credit Union Limited
Eero Laakso
Eero Laakso
Business Development Consultant
Marianne Mannerheim
Marianne Mannerheim
Marika Arovuo
Marika Arovuo
Founder and CEO - GRIT Online Inc.

Marika helps businesses grow through designing elegant digital experiences that generate leads, convert clients, and encourage ongoing transactions.

For Marika nothing is more satisfying than working together with entrepreneurs to plan and execute custom digital marketing strategies that propel their businesses to a higher level. She has a holistic approach that aligns both the business and digital marketing aspects for success. She loves to see clients reach their goals, and feel proud of their achievements.

She lives by the values that her company name, “GRIT Online” was formed around:

  • Growth mindset
  • Resourcefulness
  • Integrity
  • Teamwork

Marika is a driven international business owner who has lived in multiple of locations around the world and operated successful businesses in three continents over the past 10 years. She was awarded an Honoree in Business category in Halton Newcomers Strategy program for her contributions towards the local community. She is an Honorary Member of Finnish Association and a Mentor of multiple business and networking organizations including H.U.B Inc and Innovation House Finland. She holds BSc in Computer Science and is a Certified Digital Marketer by HubSpot and Hootsuite University.

Lauri Asikainen
Lauri Asikainen
Strategy and Leadership Development Coach - CTT Consulting

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