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Investor type Accelerator
Founders Peter Torstensen


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Total investments 49
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 37
Rounds per year 3.50
Lead investments 6
Follow on index
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Exits 6
Key employees 12
Stages of investment

Areas of investment

  • Biotechnology
  • Software
  • Manufacturing
  • Electronics
  • E-Commerce

In 2008 was created Accelerace, which is appeared as VC. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Denmark. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Copenhagen.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Biotechnology, Education. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight actimo, ChurchDesk, Conferize. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Denmark. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 2-3 years to receive the investment from the fund.

The current fund was established by Peter Torstensen. The overall number of key employees were 5.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Accelerace, startups are often financed by SEED Capital, CAPNOVA, Syddansk Vu00e6kstforum. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are SEED Capital, Nupark Accelerace, CAPNOVA. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by SEED Capital, SEB Venture Capital, Nupark Accelerace.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The top amount of exits for fund were in 2017. The high activity for fund was in 2014. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars. Opposing the other organizations, this Accelerace works on 25 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$80K19 May 2021 Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark


Media and Entertainment
$236K01 May 2021 Søborg, Hovedstaden, Denmark


$1M15 Apr 2020 Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland


$640K06 Feb 2015 Aarhus, Midtjylland, Denmark


Big Data
Predictive Analytics
Smart Cities
$29K07 Jan 2015 Chile, Los Lagos Region


Enterprise Software
Information Technology
$590K15 Dec 2014 Central Denmark Region


Energy Efficiency
Service Industry
$847K21 Nov 2014 Midtjylland, Central Denmark Region, Denmark


$288K14 Nov 2014 Esbjerg, Region of Southern Denmark, Denmark


Financial Services
Mobile Payments
Point of Sale
Virtual Currency
$1M01 Oct 2014 Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark


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