Stockholm School of Economics launches own venture fund
Following in the footsteps of the University of Copenhagen, the Stockholm School of Economics will launch its own venture fund to support young companies, after running a start-up incubator for more than 20 years.
by jesper elkjær jensen, translated by catherine brett
The Stockholm School of Economics (SSE) is launching a new venture fund, SSE Ventures, to support its startup incubator, SSE Business Lab.
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