Triple Crown Leadership

Triple Crown Leadership

Sweden Startup Resources

Here are resources related to startups and social enterprises in Sweden and the Nordic countries, curated by Gregg Vanourek (@GVanourek)

General Resources:

Competitions and Challenges:

  • Serendipity Challenge (Sweden’s largest startup competition)
  • Student Competitions (world’s largest platform for student business and other competitions)
  • Venture Cup (Sweden’s largest venture idea competition)

Co-Working / Co-Living Spaces:

  • Epicenter (Stockholm house of innovation for corporations and starts)
  • Guerilla Office (co-working group for entrepreneurs & creatives, around Sweden)
  • K9/Techfarm (tech collective)
  • Knackeriet (co-working space for Stockholm entrepreneurs)
  • *Norrsken House (also invests in for-profit businesses and non-profit organizations, all focused on positive impact on society)
  • OpenLab (co-working space for Stockholm social enterprise)
  • Slottet (“The Castle”: co-working space in Stockholm)
  • *SSES Ventures (co-working space, pre-incubator, and accelerator hosted by the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship)
  • *SUP46 (Startup People of Sweden; one of Europe’s leading startup hubs: events, networking, co-working space)
  • TechFarm (co-living space for Stockhom entrepreneurs)
  • The Park (co-working and event location space in Stockholm)
  • THINGS Stockholm (co-location space for Stockholm hardware startups located at KTH campus)
  • United Spaces (co-working space in Stockholm)


Events and Meetups:

Finance and Venture Capital:

Incubators and Accelerators (sample):

Job Boards / Matchmaking:

Social Entrepreneurship: