Startup hub SUP46 is a member based community in central Stockholm where 50+ companies work side by side on 2000 sqm. A world-class ecosystem of partners, sponsors and advisors gives startup members a competitive advantage to create Sweden’s next big startup stars. To the list of International Investor Members, SUP46 is now adding Inventure and Creathor Venture.
“We have been increasing our presence in Sweden as we teamed up with some great teams here. In the years to come, we look forward to supporting many more. SUP46 is an important part of the local ecosystem, and joining its vibrant community is a logical step for us”, says Timo Tirkkonen, Partner at Inventure.
“With its very active Start-up scene here in Stockholm, being part of SUP46 is a fantastic way of being involved. We are looking for innovative early stage companies with enthusiastic teams and know that SUP46 with all its members and events provide a great opportunity to increase our presence in Sweden”, says Marianne Uddman Investment Manager at Creathor Venture.
To SUP46’s Startup Members, the new partnerships mean that Inventure and Creathor Venture will become an active part of the SUP46 Community by participating in workshops and other knowledge-sharing activities, and by receiving their own seats in SUP46’s Investor Space. SUP46’s International Investor Members are Atomico, Index Ventures, Lakestar, Creathor Venture and Inventure.
“We are very happy to be able to start off 2016 by announcing Inventure and Creathor Venture as our new Investor Members. I am really looking forward to what the experience and expertise that we are adding to the community, thanks to these partnerships, can result in for our startup members”, says Jessica Stark, CEO and Co-founder of SUP46.
Big media players, great investors, strategic governmental organizations, and other actors with a strong community authority and startup experience, all support SUP46. SUP46’s partners are MTGx, Schibsted Growth, Bonnier Growth Media, Northzone, Creandum, Industrifonden, GP Bullhound, STING (Stockholm Innovation & Growth), Almi Invest, Stockholm Business Region, VINNOVA, AMF Fastigheter and Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship.SUP46’s sponsors are CISCO, Microsoft, Jansson & Norin, Grant Thornton, SEB, Nasdaq and MNDx.
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Jessica Stark, CEO & Co-founder SUP46 AB (Startup People of Sweden)
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