Sara Mattsson is now serving in a new position at Industrifonden

Mar 09, 2018
Board and Executive Moves
Background Information
Chief Communications Officer at Industrifonden
Industrifonden is an active, long-term manager which invests in start-up and early expansion companies in the ICT, life sciences, clean tech and industrial ventures sectors in Sweden. The firm invests equity capital in small and medium-sized production oriented enterprises with export potential, either in the form of convertible loans later converted into shares or through direct investment.While Industrifonden aims to create value in their investee companies by co-financing investments, in some cases they are the sole investor. The firm seeks to invest in companies with a sound business concept, preferably holding a patented technology, with sound earnings potential in a growing market, with a capable, entrepreneurial-oriented management team and clear exit opportunities. Their typical investment ranges from 5-50 million kronor.During the term of their investment, Industrifonden provides what they call 'competent capital', monitoring the performance of the project and the company closely and providing competent support and assistance to them.The firm also provides loans for industrial development projects and marketing ventures.