“I haven’t yet met a VC firm more aligned with my frame of mind and goals than Wellstreet.” – Meet Jessica Rameau
Wellstreet Journal - 6 / 2023
Fintech startup Waytobill secures MSEK 5.5 investment to pioneer recurring payments
Payment solution fintech company Waytobill has raised a MSEK 5.5 investment round led by Wellstreet, alongside seasoned angel investors such as Nordic Angel investor Micael Holmström.
Looking back on the Wellstreet Launchpad, Sep/2023
In September, we hosted a two-day edition of the Launchpad, dedicated to fast-forwarding our portfolio companies' sales and commercialisation strategies and processes.
Wellstreet Journal - 5 / 2023
After what we hope has been a relaxing summer, we navigate towards an eventful fall. In this edition, we'll share our insights in how to navigate dirty term sheets in this new landscape, some exciting portfolio news, and a couple of fall reading recommendations. Get the full picture below - grab your coffee and dive in!
Wellstreet gears up and strengthens the team - recruits Maria Lindholm
Wellstreet recruits Maria Lindholm as Head of Partnerships. Her latest experiences were at the foodtech company Nick's and the investment company Gullspång Invest.
I met founders in a tough and rewarding period of their journey - Meet Erik Gunnarsson
It was a fascinating and great blend of macro understanding of where startups in different industries are going due to its sector agnostic thesis, combined with practical implementation.
"You could say I was there from the start" - Meet Helen von Bahr
I worked with both our founders at Klarna so thats when I met them both the first time. When Wellstreet was founded I sat next door to them in an office hotel at Brunnsgatan (that translates to Wellstreet) so you could say I was there from the very start.
"We were building it from scratch" - Meet Daniel Nowak
I was able to really make a difference. As Partner and COO I set up processes and made sure they worked for our purposes. In that capacity, I was also the founders "business development right hand", and from time to time I would jump in and support the startups in the portfolio if we judged beneficial.
"I got to see where 'it all begins'” - Meet Clara Norgren
I wanted to start my career of at a fund that invested as early as possible to understand where ”it all begins”. Wellstreet as a pre-seed, seed investor, often investing alongside angels, was the perfect fit. I wanted to break into the world of Venture Capital and reached out to the team at Wellstreet through an email.
"I worked on every aspect of running a company" - Meet Anton Ijäs
My journey at Wellstreet was diverse. I worked on almost every aspect of running companies. I worked hands-on with most portfolio and occasionally joined some companies temporarily when needed. A memorable project was when I served as a product advisor and also created the design for Bambuser's Live Video Shopping solution.
Wellstreet Journal - 4 / 2023
In this edition, we've got you covered with highlights from our Founders' Retreat, exciting portfolio news, an introduction to our new team member, and some awesome summer reading recommendations. Grab your coffee and dive in!
Wellstreet Welcomes Financial Veteran Ulrika Valassi to its Fintech Board
The esteemed financial veteran brings close to three decades of experience in various banking and corporate institutions, which will enrich Wellstreet's strategic vision.
Wellstreet welcomes Niclas Lehmann as CFO
Niclas Lehmann has many years of experience in the tech and investment sector, most recently from the role at PwC where he has worked for over seven years. Beyond the financial industry, Niclas also has a successful career as a professional hockey player behind him.
DanAds Wins the Product of the Year award at the NAB show
We were thrilled to hear that our portfolio company DanAds won the Product of the Year award at the 2023 NAB show. We talked to CEO Istvan Beres to learn more about the award, the advertising industry and DanAds’ plans for the future.
Wellstreet Journal - 3 / 2023
Spring is here and we hope you're feeling the same level of excitement and energy that we are! Check out what’s been cooking at Wellstreet lately - happy reading!
Creating the path for diversity with deb.
At Wellstreet, our ecosystem is essential to the success of our portfolio, and our network plays a key role in our ultra hands-on approach to company building.
The Wellstreet Investment Approach
After a great visit to meet interesting companies in Oslo, our Fintech Fund Manager Armando Coppola received Shifter.no at our HQ at The Factory in Stockholm for a talk about the fund, dealflow and the Wellstreet investment approach.🌱