Origin by Ocean
Founder: Mari Granström
We are a sector agnostic early-stage (pre-seed and seed) investor that wants to partner with founders from the very beginning of their journey and support them throughout their growth. Our team has global experience in building and scaling companies both as founders and in various CxO roles. We invest in ambitious and determined teams that can one day become industry leaders.
Norsepower raises EUR28M financing round to bring sails back to shipping.Read more
Norsepower was founded in late 2012 with a mission to reduce the environmental impact of shipping by providing efficient, easy to use, and reliable auxiliary wind propulsion for ships – through its Rotor Sail Solution technology. The company’s vision is to maintain the market leader position in a growing market for auxiliary wind propulsion systems for large ships.
CEO: Tuomas Riski
Founders: Jarkko Väinämö, Tuomas Riski
Lifeline Ventures led the Series A round in TILT Biotherapeutics (TILT), a clinical-stage biotechnology company developing cancer immunotherapies, with the final close of
EUR 22 million.
TILT Biotherapeutics is the leading company globally working in the area of enabling tumor T-cell therapy with oncolytic viruses. Advanced solid tumors are difficult to treat with limited treatment options available. However, preclinical data on TILT® technology, alone and in combination with other immunotherapy agents have demonstrated 100% cure rates.
CEO: Akseli Hemminki
Founder: Akseli Hemminki
Ninchat was sold to Terveystalo in October 2022.Read more
Ninchat is a cloud based communication service for businesses. It can be used for team communication, customer service or live group discussions. Ninchat can be embedded anywhere the end users are – e.g. on a website, mobile site, application or a social media site.
CEO: Ville Mujunen
Founders: Ville Mujunen, Jari Jaanto, Antti Laakso, Heini Björk
The closing of the acquisition of Wolt by DoorDash Inc. took place in June 2022.Read more
Wolt is a technology company building the one app for discovering and getting great food in your city. The Helsinki-based company has operations in +20 countries and +120 cities, serving food from over 10,000 restaurants with over 20,000 courier partners. The company was founded in 2014 and employs over 2,000 people. Wolt was acquired by DoorDash in 2022.
CEO: Miki Kuusi
Founders: Elias Aalto, Juhani Mykkänen, Lauri Andler, Mika Matikainen, Miki Kuusi, Oskari Pétas