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Stockholm Office
Kungsträdgårdsgatan 8
Stockholm, SE-106 40, SWE
London Office
Scandinavian House
2 Cannon Street
London, EC4M 6XX, GBR


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SEB Venture Capital

SEB Venture Capital is the venture capital arm of SEB, Scandinavian Bank founded by the Wallenberg family in 1856. They invest venture capital and add competence to and provide a network for companies with substantial growth potential. Their focus is on Technology and Health Care, with the following principal characteristics:

  • Products or services which offer competitive advantages that are sustainable over time.
  • The entrepreneur is expected to be a shareholder in the company and to have relevant industry experience.
  • The company has a significant growth potential and scalable business model.
  • Investments in the Nordic market with focus on Sweden.

SEB Venture Capital operates on an independent basis. It has its own board of directors and an extensive, in depth contact network within many industries, primarily within technology and life science due to these investment focuses since the start, both domestically and internationally.

SEB Venture Capital is an evergreen fund and has made over 100 investments since its inception in 1995. Of these approx. 70 have been exited. SEB Venture Capital is actively looking for new investment opportunities as well as acquisition targets for its portfolio companies. Investment size up to SEK 80m during their holding period, active ownership through the board and minority holdings only.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
InDex Pharmaceuticals 2/2014Private Equity$20M3
Donya Labs 6/2013Venture Round1
Actiwave 9/2012Venture Roundkr13M2
Apica 7/2012Series C$5M4
Nuevolution 6/2012Venture Round€11M3
Clavister 4/2012Venture Round2
Tail-f Systems 9/2011Series B$4M1
Actiwave 6/2011Venture Roundkr15M1
MobileTag 2/2011Venture Round€6.6M3
InDex Pharmaceuticals 1/2011Private Equitykr75M2
Coresonic 6/2010Venture Round€1.5M2
Shozu 1/2008Series C$12M4
Signal Processing Devices Sweden 2/2007Series A$3.89M1
Ascade 4/2006Venture Round$2.59M2
ZealCore Embedded Solutions 3/2006Venture Round$1.54M3
Tail-f Systems 11/2005Series A$2.34M1



  1. Citation Needed [add]
  2. InDex Pharmaceuticals Closes $20M Funding ( [edit]
  3. SEB Venture Capital invests in 3D graphics business ( [edit]
  4. Actiwave Raised Raises SEK13M in Funding ( [edit]
  5. Dark Clouds Be Gone: Apica Raises $5M From SEB, Others To Keep SaaS Services Running Without A Hitch ( [edit]
  6. Nuevolution A/S Raises € 11 Million in New Financing Round ( [edit]
  7. Clavister Raises over SEK40M in Funding ( [edit]
  8. Tail-f Systems Raises US$4M in Second Financing ( [edit]
  9. SEB Venture Capital invests in Actiwave ( [edit]
  10. Mobile Tag Announces 6.6 million Euro Capital Increase ( [edit]
  11. InDex Pharmaceuticals Raises SEK75M ( [edit]
  12. SEB Venture Capital invests € 1.5 million in Coresonic ( [edit]
  13. Shozu Raises 6 Million Pounds in Series C Funding ( [edit]
  14. 30 million for recruitment ( [edit]
  15. Ascade AB Secures 2.1 Million Euro Investment Round ( [edit]
  16. EDGAR [edit]
  17. EDGAR [edit]
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