Founders Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 7
  • Investments
  • 26
  • Portfolio
  • 11
  • Exits
  • 5

Founders General Information


Established in 2013, Founders is an accelerator and a venture capital firm based in Copenhagen, Denmark. The firm acts as a startup studio and partners with talented entrepreneurs to build companies from zero to traction.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • Skelbækgade 2, 5.
  • 1717 Copenhagen
  • Denmark

Founders Investments (26)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
LifeX 23-Oct-2020 Early Stage VC 00.000 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
000 00 0 000000 01-Jan-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Clothing Generating Revenue
00000000 01-Nov-2019 000000000 00 Educational Software Out of Business
00000 11-Oct-2019 0000 00000 00.000 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
00000000 26-Sep-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue
0000 14-May-2019 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
00000 16-Nov-2018 0000 00000 00.000 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
0000000 02-Oct-2018 00000 00000 Other Commercial Banks Generating Revenue
Headlight (Coacing Solution) 21-Sep-2018 Accelerator/Incubator 00.000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
Pleo 30-May-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
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Founders Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Eliademy 01-Nov-2019 Secondary Transaction - Private
000000000 01-Sep-2017 000 00 00000000
0000000 23-Apr-2017 000 00 00000000
Dixie (Database Software) 01-Feb-2017 Out of Business
MinbilDinbil 28-Apr-2015 Merger/Acquisition
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Founders Team (8)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Dixie Wikholm Chief Financial Officer Copenhagen, Denmark
Joshua Karjala-Svendsen Partner & Chief Technology Officer Copenhagen, Denmark
Sebastian Stockmarr Partner & Head of Design Copenhagen, Denmark
Peter Heering Partner Copenhagen, Denmark
Ulrik Trolle Partner Copenhagen, Denmark
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Founders Co-Investors (17)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Creandum 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Europcar 0 Series chart Industry bar
Stripes 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
TriplePoint Capital 0 Series chart Industry bar
Vækstfonden 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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