We’ll help you reach the next stage of international growth

Daring to be different is at the heart of what we do.

We commit to daring with you, to accelerate your growth.

Your growth is our priority

We are dedicated to being the preferred growth partner to tech-enabled businesses in Northern Europe.

To deliver on that ambition, we offer a unique combination of local market support through teams based in six countries, and sector experience on par with the best global specialists.

We harness the power of our network and the strength of our ecosystems to accelerate your growth, working with you to deliver both guidance and active support along the way.

Verdane knows how to balance company long-term strategic goals and short term deliverables – providing capital, network and expertise to unlock international growth potential and support leadership, technology and supply chain excellence.

We helped build JSB into a global lead-supplier of core materials for longer wind turbine blades

Focus areas

We have spent more than 15 years building category-defining growth businesses.

We understand your challenges, as most of our partners have founded or run a company themselves, and a significant portion of our team come from operational backgrounds.

We can support you in:

  • Business model optimisation
  • Customer success
  • Data analytics
  • High-calibre talent acquisition
  • Marketing
  • Sales excellence
  • Organic growth and M&A
  • Profit-driven social and environmental impact
  • Understanding what drives growth

 

Our rigorous data-driven approach pairs best practice and benchmarks from more than 50 current holdings with dedicated and hands-on operational experts, who engage with you in continuous elevation sprints to move the needle on mission-critical parts of your business.

 

Welcome. Elevate. Benchmark.

Accelerating your business together, from day one.

Welcome

  • New Verdane portfolio companies are onboarded into the Verdane world of best practice. Our company portal gives you access to frame agreements, company setup comparisons, automated reporting, recommended systems and other useful templates.
  • From day one, you also enter the Verdane ecosystem, with over 100 likeminded growth companies. You will be invited to regular events, such as our popular CXO days, and paired up with Buddies and peers in other portfolio companies.

Elevate

  • We help you kick-start our joint 100-day plan, and ultimately your future strategy, based on the in-depth analysis of your business we make before an investment, our sector expertise and best practice toolkit.
  • Through our Elevate programme you have access to operational experts in the fields of for example digital marketing, digital strategy and strategic HR. They are used to working with companies of your size, and at your stage of growth, and can help you improve different aspects of your company through guidance and practical help, as you need it.

Benchmark

  • We measure everything (nearly) and through the vast data we have collected from owning more than 100 tech-enabled companies, we can give you timely insight throughout the entire period we partner into how businesses similar to yours are performing, what you can improve on, and what you should consider prioritising.