Creandum is a venture capital advisory firm specializing in early-stage investments. It focuses on technology and disruptive technology, consumer, telecommunication, materials, Internet, service-related, semiconductors, wireless access, electronic equipment, Digital Media B2B- and B2C companies, enterprise products and services, instruments and components, software and hardware companies.
TypeInvestor
HQStockholm, SE
Founded2003
Size (employees)27 (est)+29%
Websitecreandum.com
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
Creandum was founded in 2003 and is headquartered in Stockholm, SE
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Key People/Management at Creandum

Fredrik Cassel

Fredrik Cassel

General Partner
Johan Brenner

Johan Brenner

General Partner
Staffan Helgesson

Staffan Helgesson

General Partner
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Creandum Office Locations

Creandum has offices in Stockholm, San Francisco and Berlin
Stockholm, SE (HQ)
Jakobsbergsgatan 18
Berlin, DE
Torstraße 42
San Francisco, CA, US
521 7th St, San Francisco
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Creandum News and Updates

Stockholm-based VC firm Creandum closes new €448 million fund to back EU founders at the earliest stages

Launched in 2003, Creandum is a Stockholm-based early stage venture capital firm that just announced its sixth early-stage fund, raising €448 million to commit to a new generation of European founders building the tech success stories of tomorrow. Previous funds rank among the most successful of all…

Topi emerges from stealth, announces $4.5 million in pre-seed funding via Index Ventures and Creandum

Berlin has a new fintech player in Topi, a startup aimed at kicking the traditionally long and tedious B2B payments process into overdrive. The startup has emerged from stealth today […] The post Topi emerges from stealth, announces $4.5 million in pre-seed funding via Index Ventures and Creandum a…

Stockholm’s promote-from-within VC firm Creandum calls 31-year-old Peter Specht to the Partner table

Stockholm-based, globally-minded VC firm Creandum has announced the promotion of now-former Principal Peter Specht to Partner. Specht will remain in Berlin, thus strengthening the firms’ presence in one of Europe’s leading startup ecosystems. At age 31, Specht is one of Europe’s youngest investors t…

Stockholm’s Creandum appoints ex-Kry Sabina Wizander as Partner and ex-Uber Gemma Bloemen as Principle

Stockholm’s early-stage venture capital Creandum has announced two new appointments; (soon to be former) Chief Strategy Officer at Kry Sabina Wizander to the role of Partner, and former Senior Manager at Uber, Angel Investor, and (soon to be former) Chief Operating Officer at Elder’s Gemma Bloemen t…

Stockholm’s Creandum appoints ex-Kry Sabina Wizander as Partner and ex-Uber Gemma Bloemen as Principal

Stockholm’s early-stage venture capital Creandum has announced two new appointments; (soon to be former) Chief Strategy Officer at Kry Sabina Wizander to the role of Partner, and former Senior Manager at Uber, Angel Investor, and (soon to be former) Chief Operating Officer at Elder’s Gemma Bloemen t…

Creandum boosts team with new partner Sabina Wizander, and new principal Gemma Bloemen

Creandum, a European early-stage VC, is bringing on board two new key team members: Ex-Kry CSO Sabina Wizander joins as Partner and Gemma Bloemen as Principal. Both will joins this summer. Creandum has previously backed the likes of Spotify, Klarna, Depop, Kahoot!, Trade Republic, among others.  For…
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Creandum Blogs

Creandum London, 6 months later: 8 people, 1 big community, and even more investments

When I first met the Creandum team in January 2021, it was clear that they were serious about putting deep roots in London. The ambition was to establish an equally large and important office to those in Stockholm and Berlin.8 months in, I am proud to see that we are well on our way to accomplish th…

Do VCs add value? 4 years later, the answer remains: sometimes.

VC = smart money. VC = value add. VC = helpful. This is how the VC industry markets itself to founders. But do founders really agree?A few years ago, Henri Deshays (at Newfund), Owen Reynolds (then at University of Chicago, now Expon Capital) and I embarked on a project for Kauffman Fellows where we…

Don’t hire designers too late

When you think about hiring your first designer, it’s probably already too late.Too often when building a product, there has been the misconception that “design can come later” — and this often results in developers doing the UX themselves and building up usability debt that is costly to unwind.For …

Cognitive noise: something for your UX toolbelt (in 60 seconds) ✌️

Let’s talk about cognitive noise, and how it can make you a better designer—in 60 seconds or less. Continue reading on Creandum »

The Race to Net Zero in Europe: Shining Light on Solar Tech

By Sabina Wizander and Iris HendriksThis article attempts to chart the solar Climate Tech startup ecosystem and how it can help us build a carbon-neutral economy. It builds on Speedinvest and Creandum’s analysis of 1100+ Climate Tech startups founded in Europe in the last decade and our overview of …

Why you’re clueless after shipping product — and how Bucket help.

Why you’re clueless after shipping product — and how Bucket help.One of the privileges of working at Creandum is that we get to join founders for their journey, and get to know and collaborate with them through the twists and turns. The impact of this is that, when they are ready to start something …
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Creandum Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Creandum founded?

    Creandum was founded in 2003.

  • Who are Creandum key executives?

    Creandum's key executives are Fredrik Cassel, Johan Brenner and Staffan Helgesson.

  • How many employees does Creandum have?

    Creandum has 27 employees.

  • Who are Creandum competitors?

    Competitors of Creandum include VARIV Capital, Mensa Brands and True Global Ventures 4 Plus.

  • Where is Creandum headquarters?

    Creandum headquarters is located at Jakobsbergsgatan 18, Stockholm.

  • Where are Creandum offices?

    Creandum has offices in Stockholm, San Francisco and Berlin.

  • How many offices does Creandum have?

    Creandum has 3 offices.