Redefining Unicorns: European VC Hunts For The Startups That Can Change One Billion Lives

Norrsken VC is nothing if not ambitious. As General Partner, Agate Freimane explains, the aim of the Stockholm-based venture capital fund is to find and invest in European startups that have the potential to scale up to a level where they can positively affect the lives of at least one billion people.  

In a sense it’s an arbitrary number – and a tall order – but as a stated ambition it serves a purpose. Norrsken is an early-stage impact investor. The avowed mission to benefit the lives of not just hundreds or thousands of people but billions is intended to emphasise that the fund is on the lookout

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