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Investor type Accelerator
Founders Pu00e4r Hedberg


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Total investments 41
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 41
Rounds per year 2.05
Lead investments 23
Key employees 4
Stages of investment

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Information Technology
  • Internet
  • E-Commerce
  • Artificial Intelligence

In 2002 was created Sting, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The leading representative office of defined Corporate Investor is situated in the Stockholm. The venture was found in Europe in Sweden.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 participants. Despite the Sting, startups are often financed by Propel Capital, KTH Holding, Industrifonden. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Wave Ventures, Walerud Ventures, The Nordic Web Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Solu00e4ng Invest, Industrifonden, Almi Invest.

The high activity for fund was in 2017. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 48 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. The typical startup value when the investment from Sting is 10-50 millions dollars. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 100 thousands - 1 million dollars.

This organization was formed by Pu00e4r Hedberg.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Sweden. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Crowdfunding, Marketplace. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Volumental, Barnebys

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Impact Investing
Mobile Apps
$3M07 Jun 2022 Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden


Artificial Intelligence
Natural Language Processing
Sales Automation
$1M04 May 2022 Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden


Financial Services
$1M05 Apr 2022 Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden


$50K01 Jan 2022 Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden

Health Integrator

Health Care
$900K10 Jun 2020 Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden


Cloud Computing
Productivity Tools
$100K01 Feb 2020 Stockholm, Stockholm County, Sweden


3D Printing
3D Technology
$1M28 Aug 2018 Sweden, Stockholm County


Information Technology
Mobile Apps
19 Jun 2018 Sweden, Stockholm County


01 Jun 2018 Sweden, Stockholm County


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