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Gothenburg Lindholmen

Whether you are a young tech company or an investor, we can help you understand the region's start-up ecosystem.

One of our goals is to help you recognize potential oppurtunities and make contact with the right copanies or organizations to make your business venture a success. The startup ecosystem in Gothenburg is made up of a variety of players, which we have grouped into the categories outlined below. 

Co-working spaces

Are you currectly lacking a workspace or working as a freelancer? Are you seeking an environment where you can draw inspiration from others? A coworking space might just be the solution you're looking for. At a coworking space, you can rent office space that suits your needs, whether it's a private office, a dedicated desk, or a flexible hot desk. Additionaly, amenities such as coffee, Wi-Fi, and lunch are often included, making the experience hassle-free. Coworking spaces offer a unique chance for businesses to focus on their core operations while also being surrounded by like-minded individuals in a stimulating environment. 

Arkipelagen Business Center

A Working Lab




Flora Workplace

International Workplace Grop



Stena Center 

United Spaces i Göteborg

Upper Wasa

Walborg Ventures

Vacant Business Centers




Would you like to receive education to prepare for a career in the fields of innovation and business? Or perhaps, does your company wish to gain more knowledge about the research being carried out in the region? There are numerous renowned schools and research centers located within the region.

AI Sweden


Göteborgs Universitet

IHM Business School





Are you interested in expanding your network while gaining inspiration from fascinating topics and contexts? Look no further, as we have compiled information on various types of events and gatherings in the region for you to explore. 

Gothenburg Tech-Calender

Go West

Gothenburg Tech Week

Lindholmen Software Development Day

Silicon Vikings

Venture cup

Business Region Calendar

Yesbox Calendar



Do you have an innovative business idea that you want to develop further? Do you need help and support to grow your company? Perhaps you have a clear vision and are looking for collaboration oppurtunities? Incubators and accelerators are organizations that aim to facilitate growth and profitability for start-ups. At a very low cost, or none at all, they offer services ranging from business advice and funding to office space and networking oppurtunities. Often, you need to have a validated business idea to be accepted into an incubator. 



Chalmers Ventures

Founders Loft / Framtidens företag

GU Ventures


Mobility Xlab

Sahgrenska Science Park

Science Park Skövde


Younicon Studio



Do you need assistance getting your business off the ground or finding a suitable investor for your business idea? An investor is someone who invest their time, money, and energy to increase assets, revenue, and promote development for a company. Often, investors become part-owners of the business in hopes of generating future returns on their investment. 



Holtback Group

JCE Group

Jool Group

JPA Investment AB


Neudi och Co


Pegroco Invest


Stena Adactum

Stena Metall Group


Sätila Holding AB


Volvo Group Venture Capital

Volvo Tech Fund


Investment Banks

If you're seeking funds to grow your business or purchase another company in your industry, an investment bank can be a valuable resource. These banks specialize in securities trading, proprietary trading, and offering financial guidance to companies. 

Arctic Securities

Dunross & Co

Göteborg Corporate Finance


Open innovation environments

To elevate your company to the next level, have you considered open innovation environments? These environments offer opportunities for researchers, companies, and other actors to enhance their competitiveness through collaboration. Essentially, companies not only rely on internal knowledge to innovate, but also draw inspiration and collaborate with external parties. 

Bio VentureHub


GoCo Health Innovation City

Mobility Xlab

The Yard



Public organisations

If you are an entrepreneur seeking assistance in your business endeavours, numerous public organizations in the region can provide you with a range of services. Whether you require business advice, help with developing your company, or assistance in entering international markets, these entities are here to support you. 


Business Region Göteborg

Business Sweden




Västra Götalandsregionen


Science parks

A science park is a collaborative space where researchers, entrepreneurs, and public sector officials work togheter to create and produce various forms of societal benefit. Science parks offer a stimulating and growing environment that encourages networking, development, and innovation. 


Johanneberg Science Park

Lindholmen Science Park

Sahlgrenska Science Park

Science Park Borås

Science Park Skövde


Venture capital

Venture capital is a form of financial investment that targets relatively young companies with high growth potential. This type of capital is often seen in industries like biotechnology, information technology, software, and environmental technology. Venture capital investors typically take an active role in these companies, providing not only financial support but also valuable expertise and guidance during the critical growth phase. 

Abigo Medical

Albin Invest


Backstage Invest

Carl Bennet AB

Connect Sverige

Fore C Investment



Geely Sweden Holding

GOKAP invest


Innovations kapital


KL Kapital

Layline AB



Wood & Hill




Questions about the ecosystem? Contact us

Madelene Näslund
Manager Tech
Area of work: Tech Scale up Start ups
Area of concern: Business development
Charlotta Johansson
Business Advisor
Area of work: Business development Tech Strategy
Area of concern: Business development