What we do

Gorilla Venture has long – one of the longest in Finland – experience in pre-seed/seed investing and advising early stage startups. We do:

In investing

  • We do ”angel size” investments in Finnish pre-seed/seed technology startups
  • Our investment strategy is based on large diversification
  • We always syndicate with other investors
  • We operate Nordic’s first angel fund that has 18 LP’s
  • Our process is transparent and we make decisions fast

High Impact advisory work with core team

  • We advise on strategic issues: major decisions, funding, priority setting, business planning
  • Our experience ranges from starting the company to exiting large corporation
  • We are available as the sounding board when needed – 7/24/365

What a company we might consider investing in should have

  1. A Finnish company ID
  2. A scalable business model based on software
  3. At least a skeleton of product/market fit with first customers
  4. A fully committed team
  5. Business in B2B or B2B2C
  6. Capital efficient business model
  7. Potential to grow internationally
  8. Possibility for an early trade sale exit