Rockstart launched in 2011 in Amsterdam as one of Europe’s first startup accelerators. Today, Rockstart is an international company that supports and empowers the best startups on their way to success across four domains: Energy, Health, AgriFood, and Emerging technologies. We provide startups with access to the capital, market, community, and expertise by connecting them to partners, investors, mentors and the wider Rockstart network.
We invest in people with ideas who solve the biggest challenges we are facing around the world. Problems that affect future generations are often hugely neglected. We aim to leave something behind to be proud of, we have no other options than to make a sustainable economy. Therefore we invest in companies that has a focus on how to solve the challenges that stands ahead of us, to make the world a better place. For all of us. Sätila Impact Investment AB (svb) is a subsidiary to Sätila Holding focusing, since 2008, on impact investments and has a special dividend limit (svb). Fundamental to the business is that it exists for a higher purpose than to provide dividends to the shareholders.
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.
The Boligfonded Kuben works to promote good craftsmanship and innovation in construction. We support projects that create sustainable solutions in both an economic, environmental and social sense. Our heart knocks for the pioneers who dare to think new. That is why we make capital available to researchers, inventors, students, entrepreneurs and others in the construction industry.
Voima Ventures is a €45M deep tech fund that invests purely in startups with deep tech and scientific backgrounds. Voima Ventures’ mission is to solve major global problems by combining science, entrepreneurship, and capital. Industry domains include bio and new materials, medical technologies and life sciences, imaging and optics, IoT and electronics, robotics, software & ICT and AI. In addition, Voima Ventures is managing a portfolio of VTT Ventures with 20 prominent deep tech companies including Solar Foods, Paptic, and Dispelix. Cornerstone investors are VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and European Investment Fund (EIF), backed by Finnish private and institutional investors.
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
Ever since 1945, the company has been successfully setting the standards of innovation, efficiency, and reliability. In line with its commitment to sustainability and making the world a better place, it has always been an early adopter of technologies in its efforts to improve water and energy efficiency. Its dedication to development resulted in the introduction of outstanding research and educational facilities, innovation hubs and strategic partnerships with technology startups.
Brightly Ventures is a Stockholm-based early stage Nordic venture firm supporting entrepreneurs with bright ideas and bold ambitions. We are a group of founders and company builders with extensive experience in helping entrepreneurs achieve their full potential. Our passion lies in finding and supporting those exceptional teams and game changers that transform industries through technology and push the world forward.
Experienced investment banking and finance professional with experience within M&A, capital raising, funding, leveraged finance, debt restructuring, debt capital markets, and risk management. Has furthermore worked with strategy development, implementation and monitoring (Market segmentation, commercial strategy, large scale IT implementation, strategy dash board, etc)
At the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the core task of research and development activities is to proactively produce knowledge, expertise and innovations to support decision-making, promote the competitiveness of economic activities and ensure the sustainable use of renewable natural resources.
Bumble Ventures is a Copenhagen-based venture capital fund. We invest in pre-seed and seed stage startups in the Nordics. We are generalists and industry agnostic, but have a strong track record with B2B SaaS, iGaming, E-sports and Direct-to-Consumer. We help founders architect and execute their ideal escape velocity blueprint and land the best possible Series A round. Our engagement style is sleeves-up and hands-on, and our value-add occurs in-between the board meetings, not only at them. We’re entrepreneurs at heart, not investment bankers.