For any investment in any sector to be successful, you need both access and special insights.
Nordic Game Ventures has the skills, experience, networks and most importantly, the proven track record that you need as a games investor.
Our offer to investors:

Nordic Game Ventures invests exclusively in unlisted early stage and expansion phase game sector SME companies in the Nordic region (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden) that show outstanding team competence, exceptional content and a solid market approach.
   Our portfolio will be diversified and balanced, from startups to follow-on, internally supportive across subsectors, with a disciplined, no-leverage approach to fund composition and risk management.
   We are the local, sector-expert, skin-in-the-game co-investor that global investors are looking for in the Nordic games industry.
Our offer for Nordic games entrepreneurs:

Nordic Game Ventures offers smart capital, backed by a network of well-known Nordic games industry leaders and experts, all committed to supporting the companies for the long term.
   We offer entrepreneur-friendly funding, a true partnership, by investing in company, team, product and market development at key inflexion points, with fair sharing of both burdens and rewards.
   Nordic Game Ventures aims to be the investment partner of choice for Nordic game companies.

The Nordic countries are recognised world leaders in games, which are also by far one of the region's biggest export success stories.
Nordic Game Ventures supports, sustains and shares in this unique source of innovation and wealth creation, now and in the future.

Our key advantages are:
  • Over forty years of games industry entrepreneurship
  • Founders also founded leading Nordic and European games industry organisations
  • Strong brand recognition, reputation and trust in the regional industry
  • Deep proprietary network across the entire games ecosystem
  • Preferential access to deal flow
Our team has:
  • Created a 10 million EUR game industry support program for the Nordic Council of Ministers
  • Evaluated and invested in over 120 game companies in the region
  • Facilitated 10 million EUR direct investment for 30 Nordic game companies, just in the last three years
  • More than ten years of VC LP and co-investment experience
Our fund is:
  • Fully EU compliant AIFM (Alternative Investment Fund Manager) managed EuVECA fund
  • Invest Europe code compliant quarterly reporting
  • Full code compliant member of Pääomasijoittajat (Finnish Venture Capital Association)
  • Full code compliant member of SCVA (Swedish Private Equity & Venture Capital Association)
  • Focused on delivering overall best practice in governance, transparency and reporting

Nordic Game Ventures founders:

Timo Ylikangas
  • 25 years of entrepreneurship with two exits
  • Founder and board member of Neogames, the Finnish games industry hub
  • Established and led the first Finnish games education program
Erik Robertson
  • 40 years of entrepreneurship with two exits
  • 10 years of angel investing
  • Founder of Swedish and European games industry organisations

Nordic Game Ventures team:

A close advisory group of over twenty successful games industry veterans, entrepreneurs, fund managers and analysts, form all five countries, committed to joining the Nordic Game Ventures founders and core team as fund volume requires and supports.

Contact us today:

As an investor interested in the Nordic games industry or as a Nordic game company seeking funding, we want to hear from you, and we will get back to you immediately.
   Contact us at invest at nordicgame dot-vc for investor information, and at pitch at nordicgame dot-vc if you are open to investments.