Defigo

Investor relations

Defigo taps into the global 80 billion USD per year market of access and security control systems. The Defigo system provide a new level of freedom and ease of use to managers and users in multi-dwelling- and office buildings. We integrate with legacy locks as well as other systems and provide the building operator with a single point administration across all buildings, systems and users.

Defigo AS is owned 67% by the founding team and 33% by the two leading Norwegian investment ventures Karbon Invest AS and Idekapital AS.

The next investment round in Defigo is planed for primo 2019, where the main topic will be international expansion. If you are interested in learning more about our becoming an investor in Defigo AS, or if you are interested on a more general basis we are happy to talk to you and keep you in the loop for the future.

 

Our industrial investors:

  • KARBON INVEST is an investment company owned by the Gentlemen; Jens Rugseth, Rune Syversen og Christian Breddam. Karbon Invest, through Jens Rugseth and Rune Syversen, is the founder og companies like Link Mobility and Crayon. Link Mobility was listed at the OSE until fall 2018 when it was delisted following a sale to Abry Partners at a price of 3,4 BNOK. Jens Rugseth is still the board chair at Link Mobility. Crayon is listed on the OSE where Karbon Invest is an active participant as owner through the board and management.  Karbon Invest is an active investor through smaller and larger investments in different segments but with a focus on IT and Realestate. Karbon Invest has an investment capital of 750 MNOK and is represented at Defigo through Mrs. Tone Fondevik who is acting board chair.
  • IDEKAPITAL AS is the biggest investment fund in Norway focusing on early stage tech companies with an investment capital of more than 500MNOK. The Idekapital team has substantial experience and competence from the tech sector, growth stage investments, management, business development, sales and distribution, M&A and finance in general. Idekapital always assume an active role in all investments taking the role as co-pilot and discussion partner to help management succeed. Idekapital is represented at the Defigo board by Mr. Rune Holen.

 

The Defigo board consists of highly committed and seasoned professionals. Several of them are successful entrepreneurs themselves, all of them have extensive experience in bringing companies from being a national startup to a global scale-up.

Board members

Tone Fondevik

CEO, Sevencs AS

Board Chair

Tove Giske

CEO, Bahs kapital AS

Board member

Pål Kvalheim

Mentor, Airtight AS

Board Member

Christian Fredrik Stray

CEO HY5

Board member

Rune Holen

Partner, Idekapital AS

Board member