UU Invest is an early investor with a longer exit strategy than many other venture capital companies. UU Invest assists researchers and students in validating technology, markets and business models and also invests in projects before companies are formed. A collaboration with UU Invest means a long-term commitment and access to a broad network of expertise and capital.
Through UU Invest, Uppsala University participates in establishing new research-based companies. Since its inception in 1995, UU Invest has invested more than SEK 100 million in more than 100 companies. Today, UU Invest is a partner in more than 40 companies in various industries.