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Meltwater

2019 turnover

EUR 308m

No. of employees

~ 1893

Acquisition date

October 2012

Fund

Fund III

Meltwater supports companies in making informed decisions based on insights from digital news and social media, as the leading SaaS-provider of monitoring and analysis services providing over 25 000 customers with critical insights. The company was founded in Oslo by CEO Jorn Lyseggen in 2001 and has today ca 50 offices around the world and is headquartered in San Francisco.

Why we believe in Meltwater:

  • Media monitoring industry growth of ~10% fueled by explosion in unstructured data
  • Meltwater outgrowing the market significantly through a globally competitive offering
  • Strong potential from Meltwater’s AI and machine/deep-learning investments in Outside Insight, a new software category that will become to external data what BI is to internal data

Team

Niklas de Besche

CEO

Investment Advisory Team

Andreas Källström Säfweräng

BoD

Mattias Holmström

BoD