Here is how we executed on a full day training on ESG for our portfolios. Integrating ESG into the DNA of our portfolio has been a very natural progression for us in building profitable and sustainable companies, alongside our other foundational work.
In the new role, Mikael will strengthen Wellstreet’s position in the investor market
On the 14th and 15th of September, we'll hold this exclusive startup training curated in partnership with Google for Startups
Wellstreet is looking for a great addition to the team!
The finance executive Caroline Farberger joins the company as chair of the board, as part of her upcoming work with Wellstreet.
The PayEx CEO offers his experience of working with corporate institutions and investment banking
Wellstreet Launches $40 Million Fund to Invest in Early-stage Fintech Innovators
Shift is an initiative of the business network Bling and the news site Breakit with the common goal to get more entrepreneurs from underrepresented backgrounds into the spotlight.
Wellstreet today announced that Caroline Farberger, a noted finance executive and CEO of ICA Insurance, is joining the company as partner and working chair.
The new facility Wellstreet & Friends brings startups and tech companies in Sweden’s second city a much-needed arena for innovation and interaction across the ecosystem
A competition where you can pitch your fintech startup to the Wellstreet Fintech Board, in collaboration with AWS
Texelio is making stock market news relevant
Evelina joins the team as the Head of Transactions
Esgaia launches platform for sustainable investments backed by Wellstreet Fintech Fund I
Apply to join the Wellstreet management team as an Associate
How do you go about creating your new business' branding? Take a look at the process we followed when rebranding ourselves a couple of years ago
Amanda, the winning student of Jönköping Business School career fair, spent a week with our investment teams at The Factory. Here's her experience!
Want to know how our Launchpad events in partnership with Google for Startups work? Take a look at the last one!
Wellstreet is looking for an Associate to join the management team
On International Women’s Day, let’s take a look at the progress made regarding inclusivity and diversity in higher positions in Nordic companies in the past decade or so.
We are so delighted to announce that we won the prize awarded by CFI.co Awards 2020.
Before we round off the year, we want to take the opportunity to proudly present one final strategic partnership that is close to our hearts.
Welcome to this special edition of the Wellstreet Journal, our newsletter, completely dedicated to fintech 💲.
Aura has built the next generation banking platform - Now the company takes in 7 million from Wellstreet and Almi Invest
We welcome Erika Eliasson as the Chairwoman of the Wellstreet Fintech board and together we look forward to bringing more efficiency to the industry.
We're excited to be a frontrunner of the fourth wave in the fintech industry, by collaborating and forming the Fintech Loft Advisory Board.
Know more about Jess, a person who never stops learning. She brings a wealth of insight and perspective to managing a portfolio, and a thriving curiosity that takes her to the forefront of the industries she invests in.
Makerzone is a new creative meeting space for learning technology in interaction with practical areas. Makerzone is located in Häggvik and is an initiative by Sollentuna municipality and the technology investment company Wellstreet.
We talked to Christian to know about his experience so far and his expectations for the future.
Mikael’s story is an object lesson in the rough and tumble, wild west world of a hungry entrepreneur. Let's learn more about this lesson?
Armando Coppola joins Wellstreet as Partner & Head of Fintech
The Stockholm-based startup Pensure has developed a digital platform where companies can easily subscribe and manage their occupational pensions. In connection with its launch, Pensure now takes in SEK 5.6 million from the existing owners and Wellstreet Ventures Fund I.
Wellstreet Ventures, has in partnership with Google, designed a state of the art accelerator program to train the entrepreneurs of the future.
The Kick-off of the Wellstreet Launchpad, our support Programs in partnership with Google Developers Launchpad that we offer to portfolio companies, took place on the 8th and 9th of January 2020. It was a couple of very intense days of solid knowledge sharing and skills development for our founders. We had a FoundersLab Day and a Diagnostics Day.
The Wellstreet Fintech Loft is a new investment program in collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) targeting entrepreneurs and early stage startups within financial technology (fintech), regulatory technology (regtech), insurance technology (insurtech) as well as businesses with enhanced usage of blockchain and AI.
Wellstreet Strengthens the Team with Serial Entrepreneur Christian Zanders and Announces an Expansion to Sweden’s West Coast.
Last week I headed to Málaga in Southern Spain to take part in one of Google for Startups’ Launchpads. The launchpad was a 5 day programme, for startups in the field of Cybersecurity. 8 selected European startups took part, from pre-launch stage to raising a series A. I showed up for day 5, which is always focused on business & growth, so fundraising tends to be a popular topic.
New strategic collaboration of Wellstreet with Amazon Web Services to support the growth of financial services startups in the Nordics.
The Factory is an undertaking by Wellstreet Group in order to house an ecosystem for startups, scaleups and companies invested in being a part of their successes.
With The Factory now up and running, this mutually beneficial partnership is certainly one of its most scalable investment fortifications. The Wellstreet Team believes that this close, mutually supportive business relationship with local government will allow their Factory groundwork to rise into the visionary tech center/investment incubator that will greatly benefit Stockholm’s evident expansion into a robust economic future for the next entrepreneurial generation.
Ironically, it’s our constant, clinging need for safety and security that so often leads to the unnecessary failures we could’ve otherwise easily avoided by taking risks rather than ignoring them. Because of their own experience, the Wellstreet Team is determined to engage in a new investment and entrepreneurial culture that feeds on both the fear and the ugly reality of failure, and then turns it into the rocket fuel of success!
The fuel that feeds the Wellstreet hustle engine? Dynamic entrepreneurial ideas that cannot and will not be contained by the boundaries of status quo templates.
In even the most progressive of business cultures, in the most progressive countries, women everywhere continue to face a range of strictly gender-based challenges upon entering traditionally male-dominated workspaces. Perhaps nowhere is this imbalance more evident than in the tech sector. As active investors in the future of tech, we realized we had a responsibility to find a way to break the self-defeating cycle that shuts far too many fertile female minds out of the tech loop.
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