Invest in Oslo

In the recent 5 years, Oslo has has fostered 6 unicorns. There is considerable potential for investors interested in making their next investment in a Nordic born startup or scaleup. On this site you'll find info about our sectors, opportunities for investors and for international companies looking to set up an office in Oslo.
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Reasons to invest in Oslo
The Norwegian market has always been open to foreign investments, with a transparent and efficient regulatory framework that facilitates entrepreneurial activity and innovation.
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Cleantech in Oslo
Norway is the seventh-largest hydropower nation in the world and the largest in Europe. In addition several solar startups are emerging from Oslo.
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Life Science, Health & MedTech
Since 2010, life sciences and healthtech have experienced steady growth, leading to exceptional discoveries that address previously unmet medical demands and improve the life quality of people around the world.
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How to set up a company in Oslo
Fast-growing Oslo is one of the greenest, most politically stable and financially secure cities in the world. The Norwegian capital has a dynamic startup scene with plenty of opportunities to grow and uncharted territory to explore. Thinking about bringing your international company to Oslo? Here's how.
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The city continuously promotes the usage of electric vehicles and fosters an environment where innovative ideas within the mobility sector can be demonstrated.

Startup and ecosystem database on Dealroom

Did you know that?

  • Ecosystem value doubled since last year. Read more here.
  • Oslo is home to 6 Unicorns and welcomed 2 in 2021 so far. Read more here.
  • VC funding is already more than twice the amount of last year, which was an all-time high. Read more here.
  • Impact startups are booming. Read more here.
  • Check out the Oslo startup database on Dealroom.
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Learning Technology and EdTech
Kahoot! is one of Norway's unicorns and several startups have emerged after its success.
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Norway is home to over 120 fintech companies with the vast majority of solutions focused on mobile payments and online banking. Other key segments include data and analytics, insurtech, data and analytics, and wealthtech.
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Oslo Scaleup Stories
Oslo has an increasing number of growth companies within a wide range of sectors.

How can we help you

Oslo Business Region supports international investors interested in startups and scaleups in Oslo. We organize meeting places and host activities for investors within Urban Development, Health Tech and Life Sciences, and ClimateTech.

We support all investors to navigate the ecosystem and to make connections to startups and scaleups, other investors, and business clusters and startup incubators in Oslo. Get in touch and let us know how we can help you.