Conor Venture Partners has recruited Jari Mieskonen, a founding partner of Eqvitec Partners.
Mieskonen joins Conor as a managing partner. He was previously a director at Sitra, the Finnish National Innovation Fund, where he was responsible for seed and early-stage investments.
Before Sitra, he was at FinnTech, where he helped to commercialise research.
Conor is currently investing its debut fund, focused on investments in early-stage technology opportunities in Finland, Sweden and the Baltic region. It has backed five companies to date.