The nominated companies are public or private and the nomination came based on the percentage sales growth in the previous four years. Still, the nominees do not have to be owned by a public entity and should be based in Finland. Also, their sales should have been at least 50 000€ in 2018, and at least 1 000 000€ in 2021.

“We are happy to be one of the fast-growing companies in Finland, with an increase of more than eightfold, and the only mining technology company mentioned by Deloitte! This is the result of hard work in a small but very effective team. We are focused on innovation in mining, which also significantly impacts the environmental effects of the industry. And this is an honorable recognition of our efforts,” Jukka Raatikainen, IMA Engineering CEO mentioned.

In order to be selected for the list, companies had to meet some specific criteria for the technology company’s operations and use of their technology. Find all the details about the requirements here.