FAQ

IT’S A LOT TO TAKE IN, WE KNOW.
LET’S TRY TO CLEAR UP ANY MIXED MESSAGES.

We are a non-religious, non-partisan, non-profit foundation with a strong belief in effective altruism. Our mission is to help entrepreneurs solve the world's greatest problems. We do that by connecting founders with capital, knowledge, world-class working facilities and a global network of exceptional people and organizations. Although we are based in Stockholm, Sweden, we see ourselves as world citizens.

Emma Stibi

Rita Tifang

Akanksha Sadhu

Aieli Vaziri

Pelle Tamleht

Cecilia Ma

August Källström

Love Redin

Bruno Nettarp

Fredrik Jung Abbou

Anna Fredrixon

Ash Pournouri

Joan Jofra

Erik Granholm

Alessandra Bolla

Jakob Flack

Marcus Strath

Emma Christersson

Viktoria Hensler

Thomas van Putten

Sofia Lindelöw

Rocío Alcocer

Sandra Ekdahl

Paulina Drewniak

Nina Wenström

Manuela Mejía

Johan Attby

Júlia Devin

Kajsa Alenmyr

Histeven Peruggi

Cristian Samuelsson

Ebba Forsberg

Cornelia Bazley

Anna Söderstedt

Alex Bakir

Viviane Widman

Vera Markovic

Tove Larsson

Stine Foss

Srishti Gupta Narasimhan

Sara Kappelmark

Sandra Katarama

Olamide Balogun

Ofure Isenmila

Nivesh Pather

Niklas Adalberth

Ngetha Waithaka

Natalie Kolbe

Maina Murage

Mike Kubzansky

Michelle Umurungi

Mark Boutros

Marc Jordana

Magali Roy Bentley

Luke Richardson

Lexi Novitske

Laurie Clark

Johanna Blendow

Isimbi Fatina

Irene Ndizeye

Inez Atmer

Irembo

Helene Adalberth

Hans Otterling

Funda Sezgi

Fredrik Andersson

Fabian Erici

Eva Umwari

Erik Engellau-Nilsson

Elie Habimana

Emma Sahlin

David Frykman

Daniel Goldberg

Che Rupari

Anton Andersin

Carl Manneh

Bernad Ghartey

Arnold Kwizera

Amanda Plowes

Amanda Kai

Alexander Danielsson

Agate Freimane

Norrsken is privately funded by its founder.

Norrsken (802479-5448) is a Swedish foundation registered at Länsstyrelsen Stockholm and is fully taxable in Sweden just like any other corporation.The daily operations are run through a regular limited corporation (Stockholmsnorrskenet AB,  559032-5741) that is fully owned by Norrsken Foundation.

We are currently not open for donations, but we are always interested in getting in contact with companies who can support us pro-bono with their expertise. Please reach out to us at info@norrskenfoundation.org

We're constantly scanning the global impact tech scene for teams/companies with promising solutions to the world's most crucial social and civic issues. Read more about our funds, and how to get in touch, by clicking investments in the menu bar above.

Do you want to be part of our team? We are always interested in getting in touch with good people who have big ideas and even bigger hearts. You'll find open positions at Norrsken listed on our job board.

We believe that a diverse team produce better results so we try to staff and pay equally. We also think transparency is good and try to lead by example. We’re not perfect and we expect this section to grow and develop.

You can email us directly at info@norrskenfoundation.org.

Ok, that's not really a question. But we really would like to give our thanks to Projektbyrån, Nymans Elektriska, Gärahovs Bygg, Lintex, SA möbler, Meetech, A/O Interior Design, Evert Lindelöf Inredningsservice, Zound Industries, Reforma, Gunnebo, Lumen Arkitekter, Spektra Neon, NAI Swefa, Stureplansgruppen, Hässelby Blommor and Designers Guild for all sponsoring us with their invaluable knowledge, and for supporting us in building one of the important pillars that defines what Norrsken Foundation is all about.