Press Release: May 04, 2020
Aggrator Inkubator Ås AS at Ås, Norway and SpringUp Capital in Bangalore, India have entered into a global partnership to boost entrepreneurial activity between the countries. This partnership entails young tech companies expanding fast and sustainably through various programs. These programs include technical and business mentorship, promotion of these companies towards leading investors in both countries and internationally and a pool of shared resources in order to grow and scale their business in both countries and beyond.
“We are pleased to partner with SpringUp Capital and believe the cooperation will strengthen the start-up ecosystem and leverage opportunities for startup companies with high potential in India and Norway”, emphasized Bjarne Tvete, Partner and CEO at Aggrator. We look forward to work together with SpringUp Capital to energize innovation and create value for our combined company portfolio, for society and for the environment”
“We are excited about this partnership, as Aggrator has a strong presence and experience in Norwegian start-up and incubation landscape. We look forward to collaborating to strengthen our Norway presence through Aggrator”, said Santosh Kotnis, CEO & Managing Partner of SpringUp Capital. “Also, through this partnership, we intend to explore joint funding, incubation and scale-up opportunities and provide a perfect platform for both Indian and Norwegian start-ups”.
About Aggrator: Aggrator Inkubator Ås is the business incubator at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU) and Norwegian Institute of Bioeconomy Research (NIBIO) at Ås outside Oslo, Norway. Aggrator Inkubator Ås helps early stage companies grow and create value; for entrepreneurs, for society, and for the environment. Aggrator focuses on the: Agri Tech and Forest, Food Tech, Environmental and Sea Farming areas, and have as mission to create value in companies developing solutions for a cleaner, better world. For more details please visit www.aggrator.com
About SpringUp Capital: SpringUp Capital is a Micro-VC fund and Scale-Up Accelerator; focusing on spotting, funding, mentoring and scaling start-ups. Supported by strong accelerator program, SpringUp enables start-ups across the world to find market to scale. Spring Up Capital is supported by global investment, global accelerator programs and technology start-up ecosystem, who will enable global technology companies to grow their business by providing expertise, ecosystem and capital for the growth. For more details pease visit http://springup10x.com/