Category Archives: Norway-Startups

Smart meter software: Greenbird will make data fly with its current €4.52 million investment

Statkraft Ventures with participation of ETF Partners led the €4.52 million investment into the European smart meter software company Greenbird Integration Technology AS. The Oslo-based company is the leader in the home market Norway where it served 80% of the … Continue reading

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Rising North: New €1.5 million fund to boost Nordic startup ecosystems

The Nordic Council just launched a new €1.5 million fund to support the internationalisation of the Nordic startup ecosystem. The launch has been announced today in New York shortly before the Nordic startup delegation was ringing the Nasdaq bell. The … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Join WorldRemit, Adopto, Weps or payever

Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career opportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to join one of the most exciting startups in Europe! As announced earlier this week, postings in our job board are now … Continue reading

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Oslo-based Socius raises $415k for its social storytelling platform transforming publishing

The Norway-based social publishing startup Socius just closed its seed fundraising round worth $415k. The fresh capital comes from renowned US investor 500 Startups and the Norwegian angel investor Raa Invest AS. The startup has been previously backed by the German … Continue reading

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Here are the winners of Nordic Startup Awards

The Grand Finale at the leading award show for startups in the Nordics took place Tuesday evening in the beautiful Harpa Concert Hall in the Icelandic capital, Reykjavik. The Startup of the Year of the Nordics in 2016 is Realm.io.  It … Continue reading

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Smart Urban Mobility: Interview with Paal Christian Myhre, COO of the Norwegian startup Meshcrafts

Norway is definitely one of the greenest European countries. There are a lot of different rankings available, but Norway is always among the Top 5. The New York Times wrote last year that in spite of the fact that Norway is … Continue reading

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Norwegian P2P car rental marketplace Nabobil secures $600K to expand internationally

Nabobil, a Norwegian P2P car rental marketplace which launched 4 months ago, just closed a seed investment round of $600K. The fresh capital comes from a group of angel investors including a former McKinsey Director (names were not disclosed). It will … Continue reading

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VC firm Ventech expands into Scandinavia with the help of Tero Mennander

Paris-created Venture Capital firm Ventech pursues its unique Sino-European strategy and expands its European platform towards the Nordics, a rapidly growing hotbed for investments into innovative new companies. Tero Mennander joins the team to open Ventech’s new office in Helsinki. This … Continue reading

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Norwegian Visma Group acquires Finnish startup DigitalBooker

Visma expands its software portfolio with the acquisition of DigitalBooker Finland Ltd., one of the most popular SaaS-based online booking companies in Finland. DigitalBooker was founded by Henrik Kälstrom og Fredrik Rönnlund in 2007. The service is an online booking … Continue reading

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