7th November 2016

Start-up hunt Top 10 Announced

Optimizer Invest announces it’s Top10 finalist in their worldwide start-up hunt.

Optimizer Invest officially closed their start up hunt on the 30th of October 2016. With over 90 applicants, the Optimizer Invest team have been hard at work reviewing all application to find their their next investment. ”We are overwhelmed with the volume of applications and the quality of the applications overall. This is the first time Optimizer has embarked on such a competition and we are just as excited about the start-ups as they seem to be about us.’ say Carla Maree Vella, CEO of Optimizer invest said. ”All the start-ups who applied have a unique business proposition about them and it was really tough narrowing down to 20, let alone 10”, she continued.

This Friday, Optimizer Invest successfully narrowed it down to 10 fantastic start-ups who they consider have potential to be their next portfolio company.

Top 10

List of Start-Ups which made it to the top 10 list (in no particular order):

Minatjänster / Fintech / Gothernburg, Sweden

Loyyal Corporation / Fintech/ New York, NY

Chargly Technologies / IoT/ Stockholm, Sweden

Gluck Games / Games / Berlin, Germany

Esportspools.com /Esports/ Vancouver, Canada

Pensionera Förmedling Sverige AB / Fintech/ Stockholm, Sweden

Nordiska Fastighetskompaniet / Other/Stockholm, Sweden

Candy Lab Inc. / Data/ Irvine, CA

Minely Limited / Data/ Malta

Gaimerz.com Ltd / Esports / London,UK

The top 10 start-ups, come from all corners of the world, including: Canada, Berlin, New York, California, Sweden and London. Their sectors also vary from iGaming, Esports, Fintech, Data and Industrial sectors. ”We want to venture into new areas and work with a start up in which we feel we can contribute and give funding and more importantly our expertees when it comes to entreprenuerial and leadership experience”, says Carla Maree Vella, CEO of Optimizer Invest.

This week the Optimizer team will be interviewing all finalists and the top 3 finalists will be announced on Friday the 11th of November, and the finalist will be announced by the 23rd November at Optimizer Invest’s C-level meet up in Marbella, Spain.

 

For more information, please contact:

Carla Maree Vella, CEO, Optimizer Invest

investments@optimizerinvest.com

For more information on Optimizer Invest, please visit optimizerinvest.com

For more information on the Start-up Hunt competition, please visit accelerate.optimizerinvest.com