Members location: Sweden

  • Åsa Hedin

    Åsa Hedin

    A true board professional with specialities in commercialisation, digital transformation and implementation. Åsa is a scaleup specialist who’s taken part in scaling brands like Elekta and Filippa K. Holds board assignments as Chair in Tobii Dynavox, Artificial Solutions, the Swedish Tennis Federation, as a member in Nolato, Cellavision, Tobii and more. Advisor to Chalmers University…

  • Tyler Crowley

    Tyler Crowley

    Founder of the EU’s largest monthly startup event and Sweden’s startup festival. After helping to create a successful tech startup environment in Los Angeles, Tyler has been advising the cities of London and Stockholm on building thriving startup ecosystems. He is frequently credited for his contribution to making Stockholm the world’s new “unicorn factory” and…

  • Tuva Palm

    Tuva Palm

    Product-savvy tech executive with 20+ years of experience in successfully building, developing, and scaling up organisations and products at companies such as Utopia Music, Klarna and Nordnet. Activist investor through SHE Invest, and angel investor in multiple startups.

  • Susanne Najafi

    Susanne Najafi

    Serial entrepreneur with seven companies under her belt, including one of Sweden’s largest e-commerce companies in beauty care. Susanne is redefining venture capital with BackingMinds, a venture capital firm that focuses on underinvested segments and founders. Awarded as the Pioneer of the Year by the Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf.

  • Sophia Bendz

    Sophia Bendz

    One of Sweden’s most renowned angel investors. Sophia was the global marketing director of Spotify and oversaw its growth into what it is today. A former partner at Atomico and innovation counsellor to the Swedish Prime Minister. Sophia invests privately and through her role as a Partner at Cherry Ventures.

  • Rustan Panday

    Rustan Panday

    Widely experienced and highly regarded within the media sector. Rustan is an active angel investor, entrepreneur and the founder of Mediaplanet, a media company with operations in 18 countries. Early investor and chairman of Storytel for over ten years.

  • Niklas Anger

    Niklas Anger

    After a successful ice hockey career that included 20 games for the Swedish national team, Niklas went on into the Nordic banking sector. Today, Niklas is an active angel investor, a market-maker, and puts his sharp sense of business to good use as Head of Sales for the Spotlight Stock Market.

  • Nicklas Bergman

    Nicklas Bergman

    Serial entrepreneur, venture capitalist and futurist who’s worked in deeptech for 20+ years. Nicklas manages investments made by the European Innovation Council, with the goal of investing in groundbreaking technologies for the future. With 40 Billion SEK to invest, the EIC fund is Europe’s largest deeptech fund.

  • Mikael Larsson

    Mikael Larsson

    The founder, chairman, and main owner of Coeli, an asset manager trusted with around 40 Billion SEK under management. Mikael has an unparalleled understanding and experience of the financial markets and has been leading the Coeli corporate group since 1994.

  • Mattias Miksche

    Mattias Miksche

    A serial entrepreneur who founded Boxman, an online DVD rental subscription service, that he later on sold to Amazon. Then went on to start another success with Stardoll. Mattias is a highly regarded angel investor, with investments in many of Sweden’s most interesting tech startups.