Marit Warncke, CEO of Bergen Chamber of Commerce, encourages industry to step up and and contribute in the funding of start-up companies! Read her blog post from 15 February about BTOs new initiative to establish a new private investment funds, NIK II. Warncke emphasizes the importance of local industry & commerce to contribute in the recapitalization of this fund in order to achieve the development of new growth companies in our region.
BTO is greatful for the support of Warncke, for focusing on this issue of vital importance for the success of new businesses. The new investment fund is Norwegian Innovation Capital II (NIK II), and has recently contributed to the financing of the biotech company BerGenBio AS
Read the entire blog post here (norwegian):
Blogg Marit Warncke «Nå må næringslivet på banen», 15. februar 2012 (no longer available)