Vertical Accelerator Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 4

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 61

  • Portfolio
  • 45

  • Exits
  • 13

Exits

Vertical Accelerator General Information

Description

Founded in 2014, Vertical Accelerator is an accelerator firm based in Helsinki, Finland. The firm seeks to accelerate firms in the big data, digital health, e-commerce, education technology, finance technology, food technology, health technology, internet of things, life sciences, mobile, mobile commerce, Software-as-a-Service, lifestyle, wellness, wearables, technology, telecommunications, and media sectors.

Contact Information

Website
www.vertical.vc
Year Founded
2014
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Accelerator/Incubator
Primary Office
  • Maria 01
  • Lapinlahdenkatu 16
  • 00180 Helsinki
  • Finland
+358 050 0000000

Vertical Accelerator Investments (61)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Funzi 23-Mar-2022 Seed Round 00.000 Educational Software Generating Revenue
000000 22-Jan-2019 000000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
00000 22-Jan-2019 000000000000 Machinery (B2B) Generating Revenue
00000 0000000000 28-Aug-2017 000000000000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000 (000) 28-Aug-2017 000000000000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business
00ä 000000 28-Aug-2017 000000000000 Construction and Engineering Startup
000 00000000000 24-Aug-2017 000000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
00000000000 05-Jul-2017 000000000000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Bankruptcy: Liquidation 00000 0000000
Lifted (Wellness) 21-Jun-2017 Accelerator/Incubator Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Profitable 00000 0000000
Sulapac 14-Jun-2017 Accelerator/Incubator Wood Containers and Packaging Generating Revenue
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Vertical Accelerator Exits (13)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Etsimo 01-May-2022 Out of Business
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Bryom 01-Feb-2018 Out of Business
Enigma Biotech 01-Feb-2018 Out of Business
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Vertical Accelerator Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Vertical Accelerator Team (5)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Sébastien Gianelli Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer Helsinki, Finland
Kenneth Salonius Lead Strategy & Collaboration 0 Helsinki, Finland
Eero Toppinen Venture Analyst Helsinki, Finland
Paolo Borella Co-Founder 00 Helsinki, Finland
Jan Bubienczyk Senior Strategist 0 Helsinki, Finland
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Vertical Accelerator Co-Investors (4)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Aalto Center for Entrepreneurship 2 Series chart Industry bar
Stora Enso 0 Series chart Industry bar
Antti Kokkinen 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Paint the Future 0 Series chart Industry bar
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