Helping meaningful* technology companies grow
* «Meaningful (ˈmiːnɪŋfʊl, ˈmē-niŋ-fəl), adj.; serious, important or useful; having significance or purpose»
A powerhouse for meaningful technology companies
At Norselab, we invest in meaningful technology companies; industry-related, data-driven startups and scaleups with an ambition to create net positive impact for people and the planet.
Our team of experienced entrepreneurs work hands-on together with the founding teams to help scale the companies into global challengers and ignite change in our traditional industries.
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The Norselab portfolio
Industry: Waste management
CEO: Tore Totland
WasteIQ aims to tackle the world’s 2 billion tons waste problem. By collecting data at the place and time where waste is thrown, their technology generates valuable insights about resources that are available for reuse, repurposing or recycling .
CEO: Marianne Sundsbø
Nofence is the first company in the world to develop and sell digital fences for livestock. By replacing the need for physical fences both infield and outfield, they make it easy for farmers to keep livestock on pastures.
Industry: Enterprise Architecture
CEO: Erik Bakstad
Location: Oslo, New York, London, Copenhagen
Ardoq is a dynamic, data-driven tool for Enterprise Architecture and a key tool for digital transformation journeys.
CEO: Sondre Blaasmo
Location: Trondheim, Oslo
Svenn helps proud and quality-focused craftsmen run profitable businesses by following regulations and delivering on time, on budget.
Industry: Property & Construction
CEO: Renate Straume
Varig is a deeply meaningful technology company supporting building owners, tenants and users in driving positive change for people and planet.
CEO: Lars Petter Blikom
Location: Oslo, Norway
Farmable is a technology company that helps fruit and vegetable farmers make the most of natural, human and material resources.
Industry: Human Resources
CEO: Alex Borekull & Peter Clark
Location: London, Oslo
You need to know the issues affecting performance across your organisation. Qlearsite pinpoints them using diverse sources of your data, then drill down to find what your teams on the ground need, want and feel.
Industry: 3D printing
CEO: Espen Sivertsen
Working with leading partners across maritime, offshore and the construction industries, the Ivaldi PRaaS Solution reduces inventory, warehousing needs, delivery times and cost of logistics by allowing organizations to send files, not parts.
Industry: Vessel Chartering
CEO: Geir Gotteberg
VesselAdmin is the next-generation digital procurement solution for easy and compliant chartering of supply vessels.
What we believe in
The Norselab Manifesto
We are on a mission to help meaningful technology companies grow. Leveraging prime ideas and remarkable talents, we support companies with the potential to have net positive impact on people & planet.
The Norselab Manifesto offers an introduction to what we are made of; the beliefs that underpin everything we do.
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