Location: Norway

  • Verdane secures 12 billion SEK

    Verdane secures 12 billion SEK

    (Oslo, a venture capital firm specializing in tech and sustainability): Has secured 12 billion SEK for its new fund. In September, Verdane closed another fund, Freya XI, at the same level. This means that they’ve secured 24.6 billion SEK in the last 4 months. “We are standing strong in a troubled time, with a lot of capital to…

  • 1X raises 100 MUSD

    1X raises 100 MUSD

    (Oslo, an AI and humanoid robotics firm): Has raised 100 MUSD in a funding round from Sandwater, Samsung Next, Skagerak Ventures, Nistadgruppen and EQT Ventures with member Carl Svantesson. Early investors include OpenAI. The investment will support the development of NEO, a humanoid robot for consumer use. “From Leonardo da Vinci, to today’s sci-fi, people have dreamed of humanoid robots for more than 500 years.…

  • Deckmatch raises 1 MEUR

    Deckmatch raises 1 MEUR

    (Oslo, streamlines the VC investment process by evaluating start-ups’ pitch decks): Has raised 1 MEUR in a funding round co-led by Alliance VC and Skyfall Ventures with participation from founding member Nicolaj Højer Nielsen. Deckmatch’s solution evaluates startup pitch decks for the stage, sector and model of a business, the problem it’s solving, its scalability…

  • Aviant raises 1 MEUR

    Aviant raises 1 MEUR

    (Trondheim, door-to-door drone delivery services): Has raised 1 MEUR in a funding round from Innovation Norway. Early investors in Aviant include Luminar Ventures with members Magnus Bergman and Louise Hagen. With the new funding in place in place, Aviant is poised to expand its door-to-door delivery services to a broader European market.