• HR Nordic continues it expansion through the acquisition of HR tech firm Talmundo

    HR Nordic continues it expansion through the acquisition of HR tech firm Talmundo

    15 Jul, 2019

    The Hague/Oslo -- HR Nordic, a Verdane-owned group providing cloud-based HR and recruitment software, has announced the acquisition of Talmundo, a leading European provider of employee onboarding solutions. The acquisition brings market leading onboarding software into HR Nordic Group’s product portfolio, and expands the group’s presence into Belgium, France, the Netherlands, and the UK. Talmundo’s products will be integrated into HR Nordic’s shared product portfolio.

  • HR Manager and Webcruiter adds Swedish ReachMee to its HR platform

    HR Manager and Webcruiter adds Swedish ReachMee to its HR platform

    24 Jun, 2019

    Stockholm -- HR Manager and Webcruiter, a Verdane-owned group providing cloud-based HR and recruitment systems, is expanding its footprint on the Swedish market through the acquisition of ReachMee, a leading provider of cloud-based recruitment solutions. The acquisition is the group’s latest step on its journey to create a leading HR technology platform in the Nordics.

  • Verdane and Canica partner to grow Norwegian e-commerce winners

    Verdane and Canica partner to grow Norwegian e-commerce winners

    28 May, 2019

    Verdane is set to deploy expertise and experience from 26 previous and current investments in Nordic e-commerce companies to Norway. Together with the management teams, Verdane and Canica eCom aim to make Komplett Apotek, Bildeler.no, Blush and SixBondStreet Norwegian online champions.

  • Conexus partners with Verdane to accelerate international growth

    Conexus partners with Verdane to accelerate international growth

    13 May, 2019

    Norwegian ed-tech leader Conexus’ e-learning solutions are already part of the Singaporean school day. By partnering with Verdane Capital X (“Verdane”), the company plans to accelerate its continued international expansion.

  • Verdane increases its share in momox through transaction with German Media Pool

    Verdane increases its share in momox through transaction with German Media Pool

    9 Apr, 2019

    Stockholm/Berlin -- Verdane Capital X (“Verdane”) has increased its ownership in momox, one of Europe’s leading re-commerce platforms, by acquiring German Media Pool’s shares through a secondary acquisition. The share acquisition is part of a portfolio transaction, which sees Verdane increase its presence on the German e-commerce market following the recent launch of Verdane Capital X, the firm’s new SEK 6 billion fund.

  • Kinnevik invests in Verdane portfolio company Mathem to accelerate Swedish food sector online migration

    Kinnevik invests in Verdane portfolio company Mathem to accelerate Swedish food sector online migration

    14 Feb, 2019

    In a move to further accelerate the offline-to-online migration of food and auxiliary products for Swedish households, Verdane Capital VII (“Verdane”) has agreed to sell part of its stake in MatHem to Kinnevik AB (publ) together with the company’s other shareholders. The SEK 900 million transaction combines 400 million in primary capital and 500 million in secondary shares.

  • Verdane adds Hive Streaming and LiveArena to its software portfolio

    Verdane adds Hive Streaming and LiveArena to its software portfolio

    5 Feb, 2019

    Verdane Capital X (“Verdane”) has invested in the video delivery software companies Hive Streaming AB (“Hive”) and LiveArena Broadcast AB (“LiveArena”). The plan is to leverage Verdane’s advisory team’s track record and network in enterprise video delivery solutions to help both companies expand their business globally.

  • Verdane to invest 6 billion SEK in Northern European growth companies

    Verdane to invest 6 billion SEK in Northern European growth companies

    4 Feb, 2019

    Verdane has established Verdane Capital X, the largest Verdane fund to date, with 6 billion SEK of committed capital. Through the new fund, Verdane will help build high-growth market leaders in the Northern European software, consumer internet, energy technology and advanced industrial sectors.

  • Verdane invests in leading eSourcing company Scanmarket

    Verdane invests in leading eSourcing company Scanmarket

    18 Jan, 2019

    Verdane Edda has invested in Scanmarket, a cloud-based SaaS suite within strategic sourcing software. The goal of the investment is to strengthen Scanmarket’s position as a best of breed solution within eSourcing and to build a leading international Source-2-Contract (S2C) software company that helps procurement professionals in achieving cost savings.  

  • Verdane invests in and merges HR Manager and Webcruiter

    Verdane invests in and merges HR Manager and Webcruiter

    17 Dec, 2018

    Verdane Edda has invested in HR Manager and Webcruiter, two leading suppliers of cloud-based HR and recruitment systems. The companies will be merged to create a leading Nordic platform for talent recruitment and development.

  • Verdane portfolio company Bellman Group AB acquires Samgräv Holding AB

    Verdane portfolio company Bellman Group AB acquires Samgräv Holding AB

    14 Dec, 2018

    Bellman Group AB (publ) (the ‘’Company’’ or ‘’Bellman Group’’) has entered into an agreement regarding acquisition of the machine contracting company Samgräv Holding AB (‘’Samgräv’’).

  • Summarizing Nordic Buyout Forum 2018

    Summarizing Nordic Buyout Forum 2018

    5 Dec, 2018

    On December 5, around 540 representatives of the Nordic venture capital and private equity industry came together for knowledge sharing and discussions on current hot topics at the Nordic Buy Out Forum 2018 (NBOF). Highlights included figures from an upcoming report by the Nordic venture capital associations on the role of venture capital for economic growth and Verdane Managing Partner Bjarne Lie's keynote on the impact of the pending Amazon entry for Nordic retail.