500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund with a network of startup programs headquartered in Silicon Valley with over $350M in committed capital across 4 main funds and 13 micro funds. They have a global network of startups that includes over 1800 companies and 3000 founders. They are active in more than 60 countries worldwide.
Ørsted stands out for their search and dedication to involving startups as allies, and not only assets. The startups that they choose to invest and collaborate with are essentially the ones that will not only bring financial returns, but would generate a strategic value for the organisation. To achieve this they decided to look for the companies that would be relevant for diverse parts of their business, and engage with them in a variety of ways, hence benefit the startups and Ørsted.
byFounders is a “for founders by founders” fund built on the foundation and backing of a strong Founders Collective, comprised of a significant group of some of the most successful Danish & Nordic entrepreneurs investing in and supporting a new generation of globally ambitious Nordic & Baltic entrepreneurs.
I am an investor who has great experience with Operations and Digital Marketing. I, myself have recently started a company that generates over 10M USD per year in profits, within the first year. I am looking to invest, and help other startups achieve a good start as well as good and steady growth through my investments and help that I can provide.
HCL Technologies is a next-generation global technology company that helps enterprises reimagine their businesses for the digital age. Our technology products and services are built on four decades of innovation, with a world-renowned management philosophy, a strong culture of invention and risk-taking, and a relentless focus on customer relationships. HCL also takes pride in its many diversity, social responsibility, sustainability, and education initiatives. Through its worldwide network of R&D facilities and co-innovation labs, global delivery capabilities, and over 168,000+ ‘Ideapreneurs’ across 50 countries, HCL delivers holistic services across industry verticals to leading enterprises, including 250 of the Fortune 500 and 650 of the Global 2000. Startups from across thehub can connect with eSTiP - HCL’s Open Innovation Program across technology and business innovation landscape.
Novo Seeds is the leading early stage life-science investor in Scandinavia. The fund provides capital, knowledge, and network to help promising life science projects grow. Novo Seeds is has a specific focus on early-stage life science projects in Scandinavia . Their seed investments help building successful companies out of innovative science. Their pre-seed grants support applied groundbreaking research that shows commercial potential.
Research shows that social entrepreneurs struggle to find scalable business models. WeWork labs, Rise and Danske Bank have partnered up to change that and created the +impact Accelerator! They want to help the startups build and validate their business model and prepare them for the stakeholders at the next stages of growth.
Katapult Accelerator is an Oslo-based accelerator program supporting impact startups with a tech foundation. We are proud to announce our new initiative Katapult Climate, which will invest in and accelerate early stage tech-startups with a positive impact on the climate! The Climate Accelerator program, powered by Lundin Foundation, is now accepting applications until June 1st 2020: https://www.katapultclimate.com/the-climate-accelerator-program