180+ Swedish tech startups & scaleups founded and led by women – the ultimate list (2022)


A list of Swedish tech startups and scaleups whose CEO is both a woman and founder.

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Last updated: Nov 24 2022 (added most recently: Xpektor, TrackPaw Scientific, SunFeeds, Savvy Match, Hemma)  

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Addressya

"Address as a service" solution for developing countries.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Karoline Beronius (CEO), Maria Cheadle  
Website

Adsorbi

Developer of a novel material for air pollutant capture.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2022
Founders: Hanna Johansson (CEO), Kinga Grenda
Website

Atium

Effective and cost-efficient removal of mercury from water.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2018
Founders: Emma Hanaeus (CEO), Johan Björkquist, Alexander Ahrnens, Björn Wickman  
Website

AVA Stories

Subscription app for audio erotic stories for women by women.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Linnea Taube (CEO), Rosanna Thun  
Website

Awaio

Booking platform for sharing office spaces.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2020
Founders: Charlotte Persson (CEO), Björn Kjellgren, Niclas Eglinger
Website

Bapelsin

Mobile app that allows gig workers to operate like a company.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Evelin Kaup (CEO), Stephanie Kaup, Magnus Poromaa  
Website

Bärta

Producer of vegan and organic foods.
HQ: Karlshamn
Founded: 2015
Founder & CEO: Pia Qvarnström  
Website

Bashi

Online healthcare guide for patients.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founders: Shina Hagh (CEO), Biyan Kaya, Dilan Kaya
Website

BeautyQlick

Community for discovering beauty products based on customer preferences, with the help of AI.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Maria Villanueva (CEO), Malin Åsheim
Website

Belly Balance

Developer of digital solutions to treat irritable bowel syndrome.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Jenny Sands (CEO), Sofia Antonsson, Jeanette Steijer  
Website

Big Akwa

Land-based fish farming system, which will function in industrial symbioses with other enterprises.
HQ: Härnosand
Founded: 2020
Founders: Elena Petukhovskaya (CEO), Hugo Wikström  
Website

Birds Relations

Mobile app helping couples manage their relationship.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2020
Founders: Sofia Brandt (CEO), Helga J Wennerdal, Clara Zelleroth, Isa Cederberg
Website

Birth Class

Audio app with classes for pregnancy, birth and early motherhood.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Elin Aram  
Website

BLANCHEStories

Romance app for female sexual pleasure and wellbeing.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Beatrice von Schwerin (CEO), Catja Löfgren, Lisa Leuhusen  
Website

Blisser

Platform connecting users on a personal level with the most prestigious talent and impactful leaders.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Sara Fernstrom  
Website

BlueCall

Digital mental health solution for companies.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Caroline Rödén (CEO), Lisa Brodin, Tamara Bernard  
Website

BoardClic

SaaS B2B platform for digital board and management team evaluations.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Monica Lagercrantz  
Website

Bokafix

Marketplace app for booking tradespeople.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founder & CEO: Natascha Cox
Website

Boksnok

Subscription service for interactive children’s books.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Monica Fagraeus Lundström (CEO), Gustav Johansson, Marcus Bergman, Simon Stenström  
Website

Bonanza Location

Platform for offering and renting filming locations.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2022
Founders: Sofie Izard Höyer (CEO), Sara Guldbrandsson
Website

BONI

Moodboard platform and SaaS solution to help interior designers grow smarter.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Carin Gunnstam (CEO), Anna Skoghagen
Website

Bright Day Graphene

Developer of prototypes for new energy storage devices.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Malin Alpsten (CEO), Anna Carlsson  
Website

BrightAct

Digital support tools for domestic violence.
HQ: Uppsala
Founded: 2020
Founders: Sofie Wahlström (CEO), Elinor Samuelsson
Website

Brite

Payment solutions based on direct bank-to-bank technology.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Lena Hackeloer (CEO), Robert Arnesson  
Website

Bumpy

Fertility support app.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Elin Øyre (CEO), Andrea Olsson
Website

Campcation

Booking site for campsites & pitches.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Johanna Raga Waronen (CEO), Christian Ölund, Karl Sandin  
Website

CelluXtreme

Technology for creating high performing and bio based lightweight materials.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Anna Wiberg (CEO), Magnus Wikström, Daniel Söderberg
Website

Charly

Digital family equity insurance.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2022
Founders: Lisa Malmros (CEO), Alexandra Karnig
Website

Circulate

B2B marketplace for sustainable packaging.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Karolina Ling-Vannerus (CEO), Ulrike Maichel  
Website

ClowID

Full-stack customer engagement platform.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2018
Founders: Tatiana Amaya Vanegas (CEO), Rafael Mastroianni  
Website

Coachendo

Career coaching solution that democratises coaching making it accessible to all employees and individuals.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2021
Founders: Wala Loubani (CEO), Nima Vali Rajabi, Filippa Hallersbo, Francisco Aria  
Website

Coupleness

App for couples to easily track & share feelings.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Jenny Holmström (CEO), TedRosén, Peter Viksten, Daniel Skantze  
Website

Dashl

Digital beauty services.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Arbilina Nissan (CEO), Nina Akbari, Henric Larsson, Victor Stodell  
Website

Della8

Online solution for facilitating and managing collective ownership of larger physical assets.
HQ: Helsingborg
Founded: 2022
Founders: Emelie Nilsson Sträng (CEO), Magnus Nilsson
Website

dibz

Queue-management platform for housing.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Lovisa Qvarner (CEO), Oliver Åsbacka, Richard Valleryd  
Website

Dogdater

Mobile community app for dogs and their owners.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Nanna Helsén (CEO), Patrick Sommerlath, Thomas Viktorsson  
Website

Done

App-based on-demand home services marketplace.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Malin Granlund (CEO), Alek Åström  
Website

Dramatify

Online, mobile production management solutions for TV, video & film.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2014
Founders: Annika Lidne (CEO), Angelika Olsson  
Website

Dyamo

Digital mentoring app for high school students.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Safae Berrahmoune (CEO), Hiba Adem  
Website

Eatit

Nutrition therapy app.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Theresia Silander Hagström (CEO), Oytun Yildirimdemi  
Website

EightOcean

Platform for product data and supplier management.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founder & CEO: Linda Kronby  
Website

Eiira Genetics (Arkus AI)

AI solutions for genetic analysis to understand inherited cancer risks.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Ying Cheng (CEO), Vladimir Li, Daniel Gillblad, Davit Soselia
Website

Ella

Digital healthcare app for women during and after pregnancy.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Emelie Hollsten (CEO), Asabea Britton, Frida Johnson, Stina Algulin  
Website

Ellure

Provider of mass-personalization technology to brands and retailers.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Selah Rui Li (CEO), Marc van Almkerk, Jasmin Sabir  
Website

Elsa Science

App for patients with arthritis.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Sofia Svanteson (CEO), Pelle Frank, Sebastian Evans, Lars Klareskog, Lars Alfredsson, Lovisa Afzelius  
Website

Emigreat

Web-based app that enables the management of immigration processes for employers and international employees.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2021
Founders: Anali Guzman Molina (CEO), Saaya Sorrells-Weatherford, Abhilash Ram  
Website

Endbright

Digital divorce planner.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2019
Founder & CEO: Charlotte Ljung  
Website

Envue Technologies

Optical microscopy technique to achieve a deeper understanding of the nanoworld and molecules of life.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2020
Founders: Ellen Andréasson (CEO), David Albinsson, Christoph Langhammer, Joachim Fritzsche, Barbora Spacková  
Website

EsterCare

Platform where women can book digital healthcare meetings with gynecologists, midwives and sexologist.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Lydia Graflund (CEO), Helena Graflund Lagercrantz, Björn Helgeson  
Website

Esther's

Online community for interior design to monetize creator marketing.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Anna Cronqvist (CEO), Malin Josefsson Lindquist  
Website

FeedbackFrog

B2B SaaS customer feedback collection solution for product development.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Amanda Lilja  
Website

Finch

SaaS design tool for architects.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2020
Founders: Pamela Nunez Wallgren (CEO), Jesper Wallgren
Website

FLOX

Developer of drone-based technology for wildlife management.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Sára Nožková (CEO), Matteo Tadiello, Marco Moletta  
Website

Friendbase

Virtual world for teens.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2013
Founders: Deborah Lygonis (CEO), Donnie Lygonis, Andreas Rehnberg, Melika Sanati
Website

Fureho

Developer of noobed 3D fabric pre-forms that enable optimised in-plane and out-of-plane mechanical properties and thermal conductance of composite materials.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Prarthanaa Khokar
Website

FurryChamp

Digital pet insurance.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Houda Lemrini (CEO), Frank Eisenbeiss, Alexandra Lundegard  
Website

Gazzine

Online publication platform for journalists.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Anna Holmquist
Website  

Gardenize

Mobile gardening app.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2015
Founder & CEO: Jenny Ryderink  
Website

Gigapay

Payment infrastructure for the creator economy.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Raiha Buchanan (CEO), Gustav Malmqvist
Website

GLOBHE

Drone data platform.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2015
Founder & CEO: Helena Samsioe  
Website

Gofido

Digital home insurance service.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Annika Saramies (CEO), Stefan Mahlstein, Claes Hemberg, Gertrud Hack  
Website

Gofrendly

Social network for women to make new friends.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Ulrika Lilja (CEO), Claudia Gård  
Website

GoPlany

Budget planning solution for film production teams.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Eva Båge (CEO), Cristian Engström  
Website

Graas

Plug-and-play SaaS solution for e-commerce merchants to make anything rentable.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founder & CEO: Emelie Gustafsson Maistedt
Website

Grace Health

Women's health platform designed for emerging markets.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Estelle Westling (CEO), Thérèse Mannheimer  
Website

Green Apps Technologies

Builds technical platforms and communities around natural health and sustainable lifestyles.
HQ: Karlskrona
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Ninnie Wikström
Website

Green-On

Maker of sustainable ingredients from CO2 for the food industry.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2020
Founders: Annette Granéli (CEO), Anders Lorén  
Website

Haldor

Provider of educational tools integrated with Microsoft Teams.
HQ: Sundsvall
Founded: 2015
Founder & CEO: Sara Zetterberg  
Website

Hemma

B2B platform to promote energy efficiency investments.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Therese Ruth
Website

Herself

Personalized exercising programmes 
for moms and moms to be.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Catarina Bergelli (CEO), Amanda Dahlin
Website

Hormona

Data-driven solutions for women targeting hormonal imbalances.
HQ: Stockholm & London
Founded: 2019
Founders: Karolina Löfqvist (CEO), Jasmine Tagesson  
Website

HumanDoc

Automated reporting system for social services.
HQ: Jönköping
Founded: 2021
Founder & CEO: Christina Melle  
Website

Hyber

Subscription rental platform for children clothes and products.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Olivia Rothschild (CEO), Douglas Heidergren, Markus Hjelm
Website

Hypertype

AI-based solution for smart sales communication.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Teenie Fung (CEO), Beatrice Baltscheffsky    
Website

Ignitia

Technology for tropical weather forecasting.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2010
Founder & CEO: Liisa Smits  
Website

iGrant.io

Platform for data exchange and verification.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Lotta Lundin (CEO), Lal Chandran
Website

imagi

Coding platform for both students and teachers, formerly named imagiLabs.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founders: Dora Palfi (CEO), Beatrice Ionascu  
Website

IO-dit

Smart irrigation system platform.
HQ: Lund
Founded: 2020
Founders: Maria Martinez (CEO), Fernando Carrasco  
Website

IQoro

Neuromuscular training device that treats the root cause of heartburn, acid reflux, snoring and dysphagia.
HQ: Hudiksvall
Founded: 2012
Founders: Ylvali Gerling (CEO), Mary Hägg, Linn Hägg
Website  

iTrack Reading

Eye-tracking-based "eye to speech" technology.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2021
Founder & CEO: Wilma Emanuelsson  
Website

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Joina

Community-based app for improving one's personal health and fitness.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Leonie Sterner Sazesh
Website

Justic

Digital lawyer services for private individuals.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Azra Osmancevic (Co-CEO), Evelina Anttila (Co-CEO)  
Website

Kebitz

App to get personal advice from experts.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Matilda Waldner (CEO), Philip Jussil  
Website

Kliently

Online lawyer service.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Nadja Hatem (CEO), Anuta Sjunghamn  
Website

Kneedly

Digital solutions for aiding the diagnosis of knee ligament injuries.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2021
Founders: Linn Söderholm (CEO), Alice Nilsson  
Website

Kodiak Hub

Cloud-based Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) platform.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founder & CEO: Malin Schmidt
Website

Konvoj

Optimized scheduling solution for healthcare and social care.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Tilda Lundgren (CEO), Oliver Back  
Website

Kura

Omni channel healthcare platform.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Cecilia Videcél  
Website

Lassie

Digital insurance services for pet owners.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Hedda Båverud Olsson (CEO), Sophie Wilkinson, Johan Jönsson.  
Website

Legitify

Remote online notary as a service.
HQ: Stockholm & Dublin
Founded: 2020
Founders: Aida Lutaj (CEO), Arko Ganguli  
Website

LEIA

Health app for new mothers.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Astrid Gyllenkrok Kristensen (CEO), Sandra Wirström  
Website

Local Purse

Platform that supports professional travel guides & local artisans through live video shopping.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Lola Akinmade Åkerström (Co-CEO), Sara Mansouri (Co-CEO)
Website

Logcast

Social network for audio creators and their fans.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Leni Andronicos (CEO), Johanna Hoof  
Website

Loppla

Classifieds site for bulk online garage sales.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2022
Founders: Maria Wiberg (CEO), Emma Perning
Website

Lundoch Diagnostics

AI-driven blood test to detect type 2 diabetes risk for prevention.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Yang de Marinis
Website

Measure and Change

SaaS tool for monitoring of carbon emissions.
HQ: Växjö
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Sarah Nilsson  
Website

Meela

Personalizing therapy for women.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2021
Founders: Natali Suonvieri (CEO), Tiffany Boswell
Website

Melt&Marble

Producer of designer fats via precision fermentation.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2014
Founders: Anastasia Krivoruchko (CEO), Florian David, Jens Nielsen
Website

Mimbly

Sustainable laundry solutions.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2016
Founders: Isabella Palmgren (CEO), Emil Vestman
Website

Milkywire

Platform for impact to find and fund grassroots non-profits fighting the planet’s big problems.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Nina Siemiatkowski  
Website

Mindmore

Platform for self-administered digital cognitive tests.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Sara Wallén  
Website

Minnity

Digital tools for professional caregivers.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founders: Katarzyna Hess-Wiktor (CEO), Przemek Wiktor, Sophie Maillard
Website

Momang

User centric competence selling tool for consultants and advisors.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Linda Wennerström (CEO), Bernhard Lovén, Henrik Svensson
Website

Moving Floor

Automatic and digital cleaning solution for farm buildings.
HQ: Visby
Founded: 2009
Founders: Peg Söderberg (CEO), Katja Lindvall  
Website

Multi4

Technology for endoscopic cancer diagnosis and treatment.
HQ: Jönköping
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Miden Melle-Hannah  
Website

MyFurn

3D platform for home buyers to click home their interior design choices.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Isabelle Björkvall Lalami (Co-CEO), Nadia Lalami (Co-CEO)  
Website

MyMOWO

Subscription app for location-independent fitness exercises.
HQ: Östersund
Founded: 2015
Founder & CEO: Frida Stein Ödén  
Website

Natural Cycles

Maker of the only digital method of birth control cleared by regulators both in the US and in Europe.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2013
Founders: Elina Berglund (CEO), Raoul Scherwitzl  
Website

AR-based software tool for minimally invasive liver surgery.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2021
Founders: Madeleine Gustavsson (CEO), Axel Blomé
Website

No Ordinary Scent

Personalized perfumes "co-created with AI".
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Sandra Kinnmark (CEO), Amelie Saltin Thor  
Website

Norbite

Transforms plastic waste into sustainable goods by means of an insect-based biorefinery.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Nathalie Berezina
Website

Norgald

Vulnerability management of the cyber-physical components of a critical infrastructure.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2022
Founders: Elin Sandahl (CEO), Dilip Shrestha
Website

North House

RegTech SaaS solution that helps companies achieving better governance.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2022
Founders: Julia Haglind (CEO), Sofia Beckman, Alice Hammarroth
Website

numa

Health app for women after pregnancy and child birth. Formerly named momentus.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Maria Undén Morein (CEO), Rebecka Wedlund, Cajsa Schalling, Emma Aronsson  
Website

Nuverica

SaaS solution for verifying nutrition and health claims for commercial food products.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2022
Founders: Carolin Solskär (CEO), Hannes Hornwall, Karin Jonsson  
Website

OhCleo

Creator platform for erotic audio stories.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Celine Fierro (CEO), Anders Lövbrand  
Website

Olivia

Digital menopause coach app.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Amy Aanen (CEO), Hannah Lindström  
Website

OmMej

Platform for public agencies to assess children's mental health.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Nicolina Fransson  
Website

Once Upon

Photo book app.
HQ: Skellefteå
Founded: 2016
Founder & CEO: Lina Andersson  
Website

Open Payments

SaaS solution providing infrastructure for open banking.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Louise Brandt (CEO), Jonas Kjellin  
Website

Österlen Greens

Indoor vertical and hydroponic cultivation farming system.
HQ: Ystad
Founded: 2022
Founders: Maria Österman (CEO), Christian Österman
Website

Ovulai

Digital health coach for women with menstrual related issues and PCOS.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Kristina Stojanovic (CEO), Sandra Liljeqvist, Leyla Ali Dholey, Katarina Stojanovic  
Website

Panion

Data-driven community management platform.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Melanie Aronson  
Website

Parametric Solutions

Parametric & generative design platform for property development and modular construction.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2020
Founders: Sofia Malmsten (CEO), Erik Forsberg  
Website

Perspetivo

Representative panel research platform.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Suzan Hourieh Lindberg (CEO), Zilan Lawan, David Khabbazi
Website

Petgood

Producer of insect-based dog food, formerly named FUNCiFUR.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Pernilla Westergren  
Website

Pirr

Upcoming personalized erotica app.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Anna Wallander
Website

Plantvation

Automated closed environment cultivation technology.
HQ: Sundsvall
Founded: 2019
Founders: Johanna Johansson (CEO), Peter Johansson  
Website

Plussa

Mental coaching app for parents.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Katarina Karringer (CEO), Carl Grenvall
Website

Pocketlaw

Contract automation SaaS legal tech platform.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founders: Kira Unger (CEO), Olga Beck-Friis  
Website

POPSWAP

Tinder-like swiping app for circular fashion.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Lin Kowalska  
Website

Powermind

Hypnosis app.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founder & CEO: Lovisa Strömsholm
Website

PreVet

Mobile app for communication between horse owners and veterinary doctors.
HQ: Uppsala
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Jenny Gagnér (CEO)  
Website

Prion

Preschool app.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2014
Founder & CEO: Fredrika Bernadotte  
Website

Progress Me

Mobile app to help prevent eating disorders.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Petronella Gustafsson  
Website

Propida

SaaS platform reshaping property management.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Ida Reinvalds
Website

Qnister

Digital compliance solutions for businesses.
HQ: Jönköping
Founded: 2017
Founders: Anna-Lena Isaksson (CEO), Emelie Terlinde
Website

QOITECH

Hardware and software solutions for design of energy-efficient products.
HQ: Lund
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Vanja Samuelsson  
Website

reCRQL

Circular retail platform.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2021
Founders: Sofie Hjelmberg (CEO), Ann Hjelmberg  
Website

Redlocker

Provider of machines for free menstrual care products for workplaces, schools and other types of businesses.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founders: Clara Lidman (CEO), Liza Eriksson
Website

Ridely

App for horse riders to track and share their passion.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Ingrid Sundqvist (CEO), Totta Ogander, Erika Hjertén  
Website

Ripe

Product-led sales platform, formerly named Chimer.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Elin Lütz (CEO), Jonatan Dykert  
Website

Sajkla

Circular furniture platform for businesses.
HQ: Skövde
Founded: 2019
Founders: Jenny Ekman (CEO), Stefan Lundberg och Christer Hedman  
Website

Sanitation360

Technology to convert urine into dried nutrient rich fertilizer.
HQ: Visby
Founded: 2019
Founders: Jenna Senecal (CEO), Prithvi Simha, Björn Vinnerås  
Website

Savvy Match

Mobile app that matches talents with employers.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2022
Founders: Veronica Adrian (CEO), Ida Fernander
Website

SciFree

Open access management tools.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Abeni Wickham
Website

SCRIIN

Developer of solutions for schools and families to help them increase physical activity and find a healthy digital balance.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Malin Sjöstrand  
Website

Scrintal

Hybrid note-taking & mind mapping online whiteboard.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Ece Kural (CEO), Furkan Bayraktar  
Website

Securifid

Provider of a business identification service.
HQ: Örebro
Founded: 2019
Founders: Lisa Hasselgren (CEO), Jens Björkander  
Website

Sightic

AI-based software for drug testing, formerly named Eyescanner.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2019
Founders: Jenny Johansson, Stefanie Najafi  
Website

Sigmastocks

Digital investment tool.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2014
Founders: Nanna Stranne (CEO), Mai Thai, Carl Lindberg  
Website

Sigrid Therapeutics

Health tech company aiming to prevent and treat chronic lifestyle diseases.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2014
Founders: Sana Alajmovic (CEO), Tore Bengtsson  
Website

Skillbreak

Community marketplace for workshops.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founder & CEO: Matilda Hannäs  
Website

Skinfo

Provider of ingredient data for skincare brands and retailers.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founder & CEO: Lena Skiba  
Website

SourceMe

Specialist for electronic signature and ID solutions.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Christine Deckert (CEO), Dmytro Shervarly  
Website

Speedment

Java frameworks for improved data processing.
HQ: Gothenburg & Palo Alto (USA)
Founded: 2010
Founders Carina Dreifeldt (CEO), Per-Åke Minborg
Website

Storyspot

Digital platform for storytelling about places.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founder & CEO: Lisa Evertsson Norrevik
Website

Stylee

Platform for personal styling, inspiration and shopping.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Sofie Perslow (CEO), Louise Torehall  
Website

Sum Health

Health community and matching platform for getting diagnoses faster.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2022
Founders: Valerie Richardson (CEO), Galina Esther Shubina  
Website

SunFeeds

Nutritional replacement food, aimed for children who suffer from the most severe stage of malnutrition.
HQ: Lund
Founded: 2020
Founders: Iris Bjerkén (CEO), Elsa Sjödahl
Website

Sustain Change

Business transformation and well-being platform.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2015
Founder & CEO: Anna Ahrenfelt
Website

Swedish Algae Factory

Producer of functional materials from algae.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2014
Founders: Sofie Allert (CEO), Angela Wulf  
Website

Tada Group

Developer of the patented "ReLink" technology which prevents accidental disconnection events in healthcare settings.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Katarina Hedbeck (CEO), Rebecca Bejhed, Christopher Blacker
Website

Tangy Market

App-based marketplace for music that lets anyone invest in songs.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founder & CEO: Linda Portnoff  
Website

Teemyco

Customizable virtual office platform.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Charlotte Ekelund (CEO), Oleg Danylenko  
Website

Tengai

AI-based interview screening solution.
HQ: Malmö
Founded: 2019
Founders: Elin Mårtenzon (CEO), Sinisa Strba
Website

Tilly

Personalized fertility support app.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Jenny-Ann Axson Johnson (CEO), Anna Sane  
Website

The Fit

Mobile 3D body scanning solution for e-commerce.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Lisa Lindvall (CEO), Kelly Hubble  
Website

TrackPaw Scientific

Remote monitoring for rodents in scientific settings.
HQ: Lund
Founded: 2022
Founders: Liza Tchapanova (CEO), Hannes Mogensen
Website

TradeBay

Global fruit trading community.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Filippa Jedeur-Palmgren  
Website

Upotential

Online training club for personal growth.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2018
Founders: Marianne Marescotti (Co-CEO), Catrin Eriksson (Co-CEO)
Website

Varannan Vecka

Subscription-based app for separated parents and their children.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Linda Ljunggren Sydin (CEO), Malin Bergström, Elisabeth Scholander, Erik Scholander  
Website

VIDEM

Rapid and reliable molecular point-of-care diagnostics of infectious diseases.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded 2021
Founders: Maria Barklund (CEO), Petter Barreng, Teresa Zardán Gómez de la Torre, Maria Strömme, Aldo Jesorka, Sobhan Sepehri, Dag Winkler  
Website

Vividye

Resource-efficient dyeing technology for textiles.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2020
Founders: Johanna Nissén Karlsson (CEO), Gustav Larsson-Utas  
Website

Voady

Digital booking solutions for hairdressers.
HQ: Sundsvall
Founded: 2018
Founder & CEO: Elin Abrilin (CEO)  
Website

Vocalise

Wellness & health app for singers.
HQ: Umeå
Founded: 2020
Founder & CEO: Esther von Schoenberg
Website

Warpin

AR/AR/MR solutions provider for brands.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2016
Founders: Emma Ridderstad (CEO), Caroline Roth  
Website

Washaway

On-demand laundry service.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2017
Founders: Linn Markryd (CEO), Lovisa Nordberg, Jakob Markryd, Joakim Aronsson  
Website

WeTal

Career marketplace for coders.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founder & CEO: Charlotte Holmen  
Website

Xpektor

Predictive analytics tool for accounting firms and consultants.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2021
Founders: Hanna Gårdmark (CEO), Daniel Eremar  
Website

Xplir

SaaS solution for secure production of listed companies' regulatory financial reports.
HQ: Uppsala
Founded: 2020
Founders: Katarina Sivander (CEO), Agneta Bremander
Website

yayloh

SaaS solution for e-commerce return management.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2019
Founders: Sophie Aubard (CEO), Nikhil Shikarkhane  
Website

Your Beet

App for personalized plant based nutrition.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founders: Anastasia Trofimova (CEO), Anna Sjöharald  
Website

Yubico

Provider of secure login solutions.
HQ: Stockholm & Palo Alto (USA)
Founded: 2007
Founders: Stina Ehrensvärd (CEO) & Jakob Ehrensvärd
Website

Y/ELM

Protection system that enables riders to experience the thrill of riding hard without restraint.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2021
Founder & CEO: Alexandra Berhe
Website

Zebrain

Personalized platform for online-coaching.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2020
Founders: Anna Bloth Karling (CEO), Jessica Huge, Gustaf Karling  
Website

Zeptagram

Blockchain-based trading platform for music rights.
HQ: Gothenburg
Founded: 2014
Founders: Christina Löwenström (CEO), Johan Forsman Löwenström  
Website

Zuna

SaaS for online retailers that helps to optimize product assortment based on customer demand.
HQ: Stockholm
Founded: 2022
Founders: Kajsa Samuelson (CEO), Jesper Stenmark
Website

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Criteria for inclusion into this list:
This list only considers independent, active tech startups & scaleups with a woman as CEO who is also a co-founder of the company, or 2 Co-CEOs who are both women and co-founders of the company. A "tech company" is a company that relies on and produces technological innovation to create its products or services. Companies from certain industries are not included in this list, such as game studios, online retailers and certain areas of life sciences.

For corrections or suggestions for additions, send a mail to martin@swedishtechnews.com (in Swedish or English is fine).

Martin Weigert

Martin Weigert

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