THURSDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2019
Kristine Eilertsen joins the board of Tillit
Kristine Eilertsen is director of development at the student loan provider Lånekassen and has formerly worked as director of digitisation at Norway's largest insurance company, Gjensidige. She has an MBA from NHH and also has a master in strategy from Bocconi University. Kristine joined the board of Tillit in February 2019.
THURSDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2019
Svein Sollund joins the board of Tillit
Svein Sollund is CEO of the oilfield service company AGR and has an MBA from NHH. He has previously been CFO of one of Norway's largest insurance company, Storebrand, and has also been part of several mergers and exits during his career. Svein joined the board of Tillit in February 2019.
TUESDAY 4 DECEMBER 2018
Santander invites Tillit to InnoVentures in London
Santander InnoVentures is the invest arm of one of Europe's largest banks, Santander. They've formerly invested in the Swedish payment startup iZettle and the American software company Cyanogen. Santander invited Tillit after they won a pitching competition at the startup festival Slush 2018 in Helsinki.
MONDAY 1 OCTOBER 2018
Innovation Norway grants 600 000 kroner to Tillit
Innovation Norway is a public investment fund that stimulates innovation in the Norwegian private sector. They provide grants for market research and commercialisation of startups. Innovation Norway grants 600 000 kroner to Tillit following an investment from Schibsted.
MONDAY 17 SEPTEMBER 2018
Tillit partners with Alwen Hough Johnson
Alwen Hough Johnson (AHJ) is a British reassurance broker with headquarters in London. They're a broker for Lloyd's of London with a focus on reassurance. Tillit has partnered with AHJ's Oslo office to find a partner with an insurance licence, which Tillit can offer insurance products through.
TUESDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2018
Schibsted invests 1 million kroner in Tillit
Schibsted Media Group (Schibsted Growth) is one of the largest media corporations in the Nordics with over 8000 employees and 16,9 billion kroner of revenue in 2017. They own many of the largest news outlets and online platforms in the Nordics, like VG and FINN. Schibsted invested 1M NOK in Tillit in september 2018.
THURSDAY 15 APRIL 2018
DNB selects Tillit for its accelerator at StartupLab
DNB NXT (StartupLab) is the accelerator of Norway's largest bank, DNB, operated by Norway's largest startup community, StartupLab. They have accelerated startups like Lucidtech, FundingPartner and VipiCash. DNB NXT (StartupLab) accepted Tillit to its accelerator program in the spring of 2018.
THURSDAY 14 SEPTEMBER 2017
TheFactory and Fintech Angels II invests in Tillit
TheFactory (Fintech Angels II) is the oldest accelerator for fintech in Norway, with several dozen startups that have been through their program since 2016. They have accelerated startups like Luca Labs, Bolink and Empower. TheFactory became Tillit's first angel investor in september 2017.
TUESDAY 2 MAY 2017
Innovation Norway grants 50 000 kroner to Tillit
Innovation Norway is a public investment fund that stimulates innovation in the Norwegian private sector. They provide grants for market research and commercialisation of startups. Innovation Norway grants 50 000 kroner to Tillit following their being accepted to TheFactory.
WEDNESDAY 15 MARS 2017
TheFactory selects Tillit for its fintech accelerator
TheFactory is the oldest accelerator for fintech in Norway, with several dozen startups that have been through their program since 2016. They have accelerated startups like Luca Labs, Bolink and Empower. TheFactory accepted Tillit to its accelerator program in the spring of 2017.