Link2Ventures invests in FundedByMe

FundedByMe has secured funding from Link2Ventures. The investment value was undisclosed. FundedByMe is a crowd financing platform founded in April 2011 in Sweden with additional offices in Finland, Denmark, Norway, Spain, Italy, Germany and Singapore.

PRESS RELEASE

Recently celebrating its 3rd birthday, the crowd investment platform FundedByMe is
growing in rapid speed. Following their successful opening of an office in Singapore
2013, FundedByMe today announces that the Singapore based investment
company Link2Ventures invests an undisclosed amount in the company for further
expansions into Asia Pacific – making Singapore its crowdfunding hub and center of
operations for the region. Beside shares, Link2Ventures also receives a board chair
in FundedByMe.
“FundedByMe makes crowdfunding and investing in companies something easy
and casual. We are thrilled to be a part of this team and we are looking forward to
see what we can achieve together”, says Choon Seng Tan, spokes person for
Link2Ventures who now also joins as board member of FundedByMe.
“We’ve been looking for the right investors and were brought together with
Link2Ventures by our partner Frontier”, comments Daniel Daboczy, CEO and cofounder.
“Collaborating with Link2Ventures means we’ve got a strong and
professional partner in our ambitions to expand geographically and become a onestop-
shop for funding companies both in Europe and Asia.“
With more than 39,000 registered users, the platform has raised over €6 million in
both equity and reward based crowdfunding campaigns and is currently adding
crowd lending to its services. ”We want to be the world’s best business crowd
investment platform and this investment together with our recent hires of key
personnel and development of our financial services gives us a great advantage in
our mission”, says Daniel Daboczy.
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FundedByMe is the fastest-growing crowd financing platform, connecting investors and
entrepreneurs – be it through reward-based crowdfunding or with equity offers. Founded in
April 2011 in Sweden, FundedByMe today operates with additional offices in Finland,
Denmark, Norway, Spain, Italy, Germany and Singapore.
For more information, visit: http://www.fundedbyme.com
Contact:
Siri Andersson
Communications Manager
+(00)4673-038 3755
siri@fundedbyme.com
Daniel Daboczy
CEO and co-founder
+46(0)736 26 9985
daniel@fundedbyme.com
Link2Ventures is a professional network of investors based in Singapore and Asia with
advisors and consultants able to meet the varying needs in any business ventures, from
management to financial and legal engineering service providers.
For more information, visit: http://www.link2ventures.com
Frontier is a investment and consultant group. Frontier has helped over 100 Nordic
companies enter and grow business in the Middle East, Southeast Asia and Russia. Frontier
delivers concrete results for the international sales, business development and fundraising,
as well as provides seed capital and acceleration services for startup companies.