Northzone: Sweden Venture Capital

About Northzone:

Founded in 1996, Northzone has made more than 150 investments and raised over €1.5 billion.

The venture capital has survived two crises, making them more focused on operating on principles instead of overriding investment thesis, as other firms do.


  • If you have an idea and you want to make it happen, Northzone will help you understand what it takes to make it real.
  • For the seed stage, Northzone provides investments of around €1 million.
  • For series A & B stages, the investments are typically between €1 – 25  million.

Investment phase:

Northzone is an early-stage venture that partners with founders at:

  • Seed stage
  • Series A & B stages
  • Special cases – later funding rounds

Operating area:

Northzone basically operates and travels from the three main office locations: London, New York, and Stockholm.

The VC operates across Europe and the US, while their experience and network span globally.

Business investment categories:

The firm prefers to invest in technology companies.


Name of some companies that Northzone invested in:

  • Klarna: “provides e-commerce payment solutions for merchants and shoppers.”
  • Trustpilot: “the world’s most powerful review platform.”
  • Forto: “the first fully digital freight forwarding company in Europe and brings together real-time processes, options, and online shipment management in a unique manner.”

You can find the full portfolio of Northzone, here.

Get in touch with Northzone:

You can visit one of their main offices:


3rd Floor
27 Kingly Street


30, 10tr
111 35 Stockholm

New York:

5-9 Union Square West, 3rd Floor
New York
NY 10003

1. Northzone, accessed December 2020,

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