Anil Hansjee, former head of Corporate Development at Google EMEA, joins Creandum the Sweden based Nordic VC firm as an investment advisor. Creandum also recently announced the hiring of Hjalmar Winbladh as a Venture Partner. The team continues its growth in knowledge, but also in the breadth of its networks.
“As Creandum seeks to build the leading venture firm in the Nordics, we strive to build a network of leading individuals to work with. These individuals should have superior deal flow, company building and investment experience, and international network. Anil ticks all these boxes. Needless to say we are thrilled to work with Anil to build global businesses.” says Johan Brenner, Creandum General Partner.
“Creandum is the leading Nordic venture firm with an impressive portfolio with Spotify, Linas Matkasse and Videoplaza to name a few. The team is outstanding and has a great reputation in the buzzing Nordic entrepreneurial community. I’m thrilled to help Johan, Hjalmar and the rest of the team with my experience and network to build global winners.” adds Anil Hansjee.
Creandum is one of the most earliest investors into Spotify and Videoplaza. The company is located in Stockholm, Sweden and invests into fast growing technology ventures in the areas of consumer, software and hardware. Creandum has about 120M€ under management.
Disclosure: Although Creandum is also one of the Arctic15 sponsors, this news is in no way paid for.
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