MTGx Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 4


  • Investments
  • 9

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 5


MTGx General Information

Company Description

MTGx is the digital accelerator of international media company Modern Times Group MTG. It is focused on leveraging MTG's digital assets and industry leading content portfolio to create and deliver entertainment. MTGx also works closely with innovation and startup communities around the world to find and develop the entertainment services and products that will drive entertainment in the future. The firm was founded in 2013 and is based in Stockholm, Sweden.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Corporate Office
  • Skeppsbron 18
  • Box 2094
  • 111 30 Stockholm
  • Sweden
+46 08-562 000 00

MTGx Investments (9)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
AppOnboard 11-Dec-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue
PlayVS 25-May-2018 00000 00000 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
AppOnboard 17-Apr-2018 00000 00000 0000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue
Blitz (Information Services) 01-Jan-2018 0000 00000 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue
Volley 23-Oct-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Mobcrush 20-Mar-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Sharewall 05-Sep-2014 000000000000 Social Content Out of Business
Vadio 01-Jan-2014 Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Application Software Out of Business
Viagame Accelerator/Incubator Social/Platform Software Out of Business
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MTGx Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Mobcrush 01-Jun-2021 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Blitz (Information Services) 06-Nov-2018 000000000000000000
Vadio 14-Feb-2017 000 00 00000000
Sharewall 01-Nov-2016 Out of Business
Viagame 01-Dec-2015 Out of Business
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MTGx Management, Team & Partners (10)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Filip Sauer Investment Director MTGx Gaming, Head of Strategy & Portfolio Management Stockholm, Sweden
Louise Wachtmeister Head of Communications Stockholm, Sweden
Arnd Benninghoff Chief Executive Officer 0 0 Stockholm, Sweden
Alexander Leppänen Head of eSports & Investment Portfolio Manager Stockholm, Sweden
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  • What is MTGx?

    MTGx is the digital accelerator of international media company Modern Times Group MTG.

  • When was MTGx founded?

    MTGx was founded in 2013.

  • Who is the CEO of MTGx?

    Arnd Benninghoff is the CEO of MTGx.

  • Where is MTGx headquartered?

    MTGx is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

  • How many investments has MTGx made?

    MTGx has made 9 investments.

  • What has MTGx invested in?

    MTGx has made numerous investments in companies like AppOnboard, PlayVS, and Blitz (Information Services) within the Software Development Applications, Entertainment Software, and Information Services (B2C) industries.

  • What has MTGx invested in recently?

    MTGx's latest investment was on 11-Dec-2018 in AppOnboard, a company within the Software Development Applications industry.

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