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Optimizer Invest will invest €1.5 million to find the next big start-up success

Optimizer Invest today launched a Dragon’s Den like hunt, where they will search for the next big startup success to join their portfolio and invest €1.5 Million.

The official start of the competition is September 5th 2016 and is a natural step in Optimizer Invests ongoing progress to diversify into more sectors than igaming, where the company already is strong.

‘’We do believe that a startup hunt is the right format to attract great innovations and driven entrepreneurs that love to compete. We expect a good mix of strong entries from different sectors and countries from all over Europe, says Carla Maree Vella, CEO of Optimizer Invest.

The competition is quite simple. Any start-up with a functioning product or service is able to apply online through Optimizer Invests site and fill out some details along with a video presentation of the business idea.

The winner will be awarded an investment which will be up to 1.5 million euro, free office space and accommodation for a period of six months.

”I am fully convinced that there is lots of really good and creative business ideas which need financing in order to take the next step. That´s a problem we want to solve”, says CEO, Carla Maree Vella.

Carla Maree Vella, CEO –

‘’We have good experiences from previous investments in Swedish companies where we had the privilege to join them on the exciting trip from start-up to a bigger and more developed business. We hope to experience yet another trip with the winner of our competition’’