GearWheel Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 2006

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 2


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Grant

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $220K

  • Investors
  • 1

GearWheel General Information


Developer of switchable wheelchair wheels designed to get up a hill or cross uneven ground safely. The company's wheelchair wheels come with gear, reverse lock, and backrest that prevents from rolling backward in ascents such as slopes, ramps, or thresholds, thereby enabling users to use less power on slopes and on slow or uneven ground.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly VC-backed
Primary Industry
Therapeutic Devices
Other Industries
Other Devices and Supplies
Corporate Office
  • Flottiljgatan 49
  • 721 31 Vasteras
  • Sweden
+46 070-930 00 00

GearWheel Timeline

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GearWheel Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Grant 01-Apr-2021 $220K 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Secondary Transaction - Private 01-Apr-2021 00000 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Later Stage VC 18-Mar-2014 $346K $346K Completed Generating Revenue
1. Early Stage VC Completed Generating Revenue
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GearWheel Patents

GearWheel Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20190183699-A1 Backstop and gear-shift arrangement for a wheelchair wheel Active 17-Aug-2016 0000000000
US-11033446-B2 Backstop and gear-shift arrangement for a wheelchair wheel Active 17-Aug-2016 0000000000 00
EP-3500223-A1 Backstop and gear-shift arrangement for a wheelchair wheel Active 17-Aug-2016 0000000000
EP-3500223-B1 Backstop and gear-shift arrangement for a wheelchair wheel Active 17-Aug-2016 0000000000
US-10179076-B2 Gear-shift arrangement for a wheelchair wheel Active 30-Apr-2014 A61G5/028 00
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GearWheel Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Lasse Tenerz Chief Executive Officer and Board Member
John-Edvard Stenstrand Managing Director, Market & Sales
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GearWheel Board Members (1)

Name Representing Role Since
Lasse Tenerz GearWheel Chief Executive Officer and Board Member 000 0000
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GearWheel Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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GearWheel Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Vinnova Government Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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GearWheel FAQs

  • When was GearWheel founded?

    GearWheel was founded in 2006.

  • Who is the CEO of GearWheel?

    Lasse Tenerz is the CEO of GearWheel.

  • Where is GearWheel headquartered?

    GearWheel is headquartered in Vasteras, Sweden.

  • What is the size of GearWheel?

    GearWheel has 2 total employees.

  • What industry is GearWheel in?

    GearWheel’s primary industry is Therapeutic Devices.

  • Is GearWheel a private or public company?

    GearWheel is a Private company.

  • What is GearWheel’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for GearWheel is 00000.

  • How much funding has GearWheel raised over time?

    GearWheel has raised $346K.

  • Who are GearWheel’s investors?

    Vinnova has invested in GearWheel.

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