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Elevera advises WorkPilots on Equity Funding Round to fight Youth Unemployment with On-demand Mobile Temp-work App

On-demand temporary work platform provider raises €1m in a seed funding round led by Elevera Advisers

September 19, 2017
Gothenburg, Sweden – September 18, 2017 WorkPilots OY, the Finnish on-demand temporary work platform provider has raised €1m in a seed funding round including the Swedish corporate investor Thoren Tillväxt AB and Daniel Johnsson, a private investor and serial entrepreneur, with participation from previous investors. The purpose of the funding is to develop the job-matching…
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The Gig Economy: Impact Investment Opportunity to Fight Youth Unemployment…if done right!

Mobile apps for on-demand temp-work gives youth a chance to shine!

February 12, 2017
Photo credit to: Derek Bacon from the Economist article “Future of work – There’s an app for that”​, January 2015 (a 5 minute read) Hate or dig your gig! Whilst established taxi drivers in London, Paris, Madrid and Berlin complain about Uber stealing away their customers, the same on-demand service is a godsend for unemployed…
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Elevera Advises Eliq on Investment from CBC Investment Group

Eliq Raises $.5M Seed Round to Accelerate Market Adoption of its Award-Winning Intelligent Energy Optimization Solution for the Smart Home

August 19, 2016
GOTHENBURG, Sweden (August 19, 2016)  – Elevera Advisers acted as the exclusive advisor to Eliq AB, the pioneer in intelligent energy monitoring and optimization solutions for the smart homeowner, to its recently completed seed round of $.5M from the Swedish CBC Investment Group. The Swedish energy management startup Eliq will use the new funding to expand…
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5 things startups can learn from Iceland’s football team

August 16, 2016
It’s been hard to avoid the surprising performance of the Icelandic football team in the Euro2016 playoffs. Just to recap for those who missed it: Iceland with 330 000 inhabitants just south of the arctic circle (yes, its pretty cold most of the year) made it into the top 8 teams of Europe, knocking out…
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