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Saturday Swedish Startup News – January 25 edition

Written by on January 25

Busy week? No time to check Swedish Startup Space? No worries – we’ve wrapped up the week’s most popular articles and latest jobs from #swedentech here for you!

Most read this week

Meet Gastrofy, a “Netflix for food” out of Gothenburg

Gastrofy is a new and original Gothenburg startup. The company creates a value chain between recipe sites and e-grocers. When using Gastrofy you can choose from a vast amount of recipes and create your personal food bag, which then gets delivered to your home. Per met with co-founders Robin Rendahl and Felix Bengtsson to discuss the origin of the idea and their journey up until today.

How to achieve gender equality at a tech company

Annie Thorell, IT consultant at Netlight gives some tips on how tech companies can become more open and proactive when it comes to gender equality.

Nicholas Högberg, CEO at 3 on sales, entrepreneurship and Swedish startups

James caught up with 3 CEO Nicholas Högberg and spoke about entrepreneurship, the stigma around sales in Sweden and his views on the local startup scene.

Truecaller are hiring 6 technical positions right now for the Stockholm office

Named one of Sweden’s hottest startups, and one of the world’s fastest growing mobile startups – Truecaller are hiring like crazy. They’re currently looking for 6 technical positions.

Most read this month

Meet Gastrofy, a “Netflix for food” out of Gothenburg

Gastrofy is a new and original Gothenburg startup. The company creates a value chain between recipe sites and e-grocers. When using Gastrofy you can choose from a vast amount of recipes and create your personal food bag, which then gets delivered to your home. Per met with co-founders Robin Rendahl and Felix Bengtsson to discuss the origin of the idea and their journey up until today.

Swedish Startup Space: 2013 Review

Well, that’s 2013 coming to a close and for the Swedish startup community, it’s been a big one. Here are the most talked about companies and the most read posts for 2013.

How to achieve gender equality at a tech company

Annie Thorell, IT consultant at Netlight gives some tips on how tech companies can become more open and proactive when it comes to gender equality.

Will Kivra digitalise Swedish mail in 2014?

Kivra, since acquiring local competitor Brevo during last summer, is now Sweden’s biggest player when it comes to digitalising postal mail. They had a pretty amazing back-end to 2013 – bringing in H&M CEO Karl-Johan Persson and God-El founder Stefan Krook as partners. They also raised a further 50m SEK in capital in December – meaning the company should be full of resources and ready to take on 2014.

Latest jobs

iOS Developer – Truecaller at Truecaller

Android Developer – Truecaller at Truecaller

System administrator – Truecaller at Truecaller

Site Reliability Engineer – Truecaller at Truecaller

C# / Windows Phone Developer – Truecaller at Truecaller

Project Manager – Truecaller at Truecaller

Elance Mobilizer at Elance

Customer Support Representative at Unomaly

Scala Developer at Fidesmo AB

Instabridge iOS Developer at Instabridge

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Thoughtbot

thoughtbot turns ideas into prototypes and helps those prototypes grow into independent companies. With 10 years of experience, offices in major tech hubs, and a staff of developers and designers from startup backgrounds, thoughtbot can assist in all steps of the business and development process.

STING

STING’s business accelerator helps entrepreneurs to build international growth companies faster. By offering support within business development, financing, and networking, STING wants to create the right conditions for our startups to conquer the world.

Jansson & Norin

Jansson & Norin is a young, exciting law firm with offices in both Gothenburg and Stockholm. They are entrepreneurs at heart and love helping small businesses through the variety of legal issues they often face. The team specialize in IT & Intellectual Property Law, Company Law and Civil Litigation – meaning they’re the perfect partner for a growing company.

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