Bonnier Ventures is the venture arm of the Bonnier Group. As a financially driven corporate venture investor, we make investments in fast growing companies with exceptional teams across multiple growth stages.
It Takes a Network
Free from the limitations of a fund structure and holding periods, we do not have an exit horizon and wants to be a partner to our companies in their growth agenda over multiple rounds. Besides providing capital, we help founders by leveraging our network and through active board engagements and management support. We are comfortable leading or co-leading an investment.
Bonnier Ventures is the venture arm
of the Bonnier Group.
Our first strong exit case, Toca Boca, was sold to Canadian toy giant Spin Master. Our IRR was 176%.
The Bonnier Group
Bonnier Ventures is a part of the The Bonnier Group, which is the holding company for a corporate group made up of the Nordic region’s leading media companies. The Bonnier Group has more than 200 years of experience of changing media landscapes and supporting entrepreneurs. As well as media, the group includes Bonnier Fastigheter, which owns, maintains and develops commercial real estate primarily in the Stockholm area. The group is based in Sweden, with operations in 12 countries and are wholly owned by the Bonnier family.
Bonnier’s companies span a broad range of media, with a strong historic core in independent journalism and book publishing. Some of the most noticeable companies in the group are Dagens Nyheter, BookBeat, Dagens industri, Adlibris, SF Studios, Expressen, Dagens Medicin and Albert Bonniers förlag. Through journalism, storytelling, knowledge and entertainment, Bonnier aims to work for a more open, interesting, entertaining and well-informed society.