We understand the unique challenges faced by technology startups as we have been investing and supporting their growth since 2015. Explore our portfolio here. Examples of two success stories include our exit from Ginolis and investment in PS Audio Design.
Together with our initiative partners, we are looking for innovative Nordic & Baltic startups that are developing technology-themed solutions in various use cases in sectors such as industry, smart city, digital energy and cyber-physical security.
Our partners are for example looking for ways to improve industrial processes and planning, quality and cost-effectiveness as well as utilizing data and digitalization.
Our initiative supports you throughout the process, giving your business the opportunity to validate your solution and develop it in a real-world setting together with industry leaders.
We will match-make your solution with our corporate partner and prepare you for meetings with them. What we expect from you is that you have proof of concept, a genuine interest in co-creating with a corporate, and can dedicate an ample amount of your time to the process.
With Etteplan we are looking for new innovative solutions within all three of their service areas. We are interested in new interesting and proven technologies, with references within the following business areas: software and embedded solutions, solutions for industrial equipment & plant engineering, and technical documentation solutions.
1-3 startups will be chosen to co-create and develop mutual business models with Etteplan, with the aim of starting a commercial pilot. To these companies, co-creation can open access to new customers and partners. Etteplan’s team is committed to bringing their know-how about technologies and processes for concrete mutual results.
Etteplan is a progressive group of over 3300 global engineering specialists who are working to spark positive change in the world of engineering.
We are scouting startups on an ongoing basis to see if your technology solutions match our partners needs.
Our core technology sector is within industry 4.0 applications, but we are also interested in smart city, digital energy and cyber-physical security innovations, especially with enabling technologies such as AI, 3D/4D modeling, frontier hardware, photonics & electronics, and blockchain.
If you are interested in corporate venturing in the future with us and our partners, make sure you send us your information!
How much does it cost?
For the chosen startups, nothing. All we ask of you is that you have the right solution, are business driven, have proof of concept, and are committed to putting in the work together with our partners
What is Innovestor's role in the initiative?
We find innovative startups on behalf of our partners and facilitate the matchmaking and co-creation processes
Why should I choose you?
As an early-stage VC we analyze hundreds of potential startups every month but we want to offer something more than just being the money. That’s why we have developed our corporate venturing services for corporations, as an additional channel for how we can support not only the growth of our own portfolio companies but also other startups helping the startup ecosystem on a whole.