• Lingit acquires Claro Software

    Lingit acquires Claro Software

    23 Apr, 2018

    Verdane Capital IX portfolio company Lingit AS, which provides software that offers multilingual literacy support for dyslexics and others with reading and writing difficulties, makes its first international move through the acquisition of its British peer Claro Software.

  • Verdane to invest SEK 3 billion in Nordic high-growth companies

    Verdane to invest SEK 3 billion in Nordic high-growth companies

    22 Mar, 2018

    Verdane announced today the closing of Verdane Edda, with SEK 3 billion of commitments from investors. The fund will help build fast-growing companies within software, consumer internet and more traditional sectors where digitalisation can be a key driver of success.

  • Verdane sells Outnorth to Egmont

    Verdane sells Outnorth to Egmont

    19 Jan, 2018

    Verdane Capital VII has agreed to sell its holding in Outnorth, the leading online retailer of outdoor products and apparel in Scandinavia, to the Nordic media group Egmont.

  • Verdane compensates for air travel through carbon offset programme

    Verdane compensates for air travel through carbon offset programme

    11 Jan, 2018

    To compensate for our professional air travel in 2017, we are through Zero Mission supporting a project in Siaya, Kenya, which enables families to buy efficient stoves through a micro lending programme.

  • EasyPark Group partners with Vitruvian to fuel continued innovation and international expansion plans

    EasyPark Group partners with Vitruvian to fuel continued innovation and international expansion plans

    1 Dec, 2017

    EasyPark Group today announced it has partnered with Vitruvian Partners («Vitruvian») to solidify the Group’s industry leadership position and accelerate international expansion. EasyPark has a track record of continuous investment in its technology platforms and the new ownership structure will further strengthen this approach to innovation, enhancing the Group’s offering to cities and parking operators in their pursuit towards an easier and greener urban life. Existing investor Verdane Capital («Verdane») has retained an option for significant co-investment ahead of closing of the transaction.

  • Swedish technology entrepreneur Jakob Tolleryd joins Verdane

    Swedish technology entrepreneur Jakob Tolleryd joins Verdane

    27 Nov, 2017

    Verdane today announced it is welcoming technology entrepreneur Jakob Tolleryd to the team. Tolleryd brings invaluable experience, having founded, built and sold five technology companies the past 20 years, and will in his new position as partner help Verdane become the preferred partner to the management teams and owners of ambitious technology enabled growth companies.

  • Verdane IX invests in Safira to boost international expansion

    Verdane IX invests in Safira to boost international expansion

    17 Oct, 2017

    Fashionable Development Europe AB, online retailer of jewellery and accessories under the brand name Safira, today announced Nordic private equity fund Verdane Capital IX as a new investor. Together, they will build a fast fashion jewellery brand with international ambitions.