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TheFactory and Signicat renew their partnership to foster growth in the Norwegian Start-up ecosystem

Signicat, the pan-European leader in Digital Identity, and TheFactory, Norway’s largest accelerator in Fintech, Proptech, ImpactTech, and new emerging tech verticals, proudly announce the renewal of their strategic partnership.

Since its inception in 2016, TheFactory has played a pivotal role in accelerating over 300 startups while investing in a diverse portfolio of more than 50 rapidly expanding companies. Recognized for its exceptional contributions, TheFactory has been awarded the title of "Best Accelerator Program in the Nordics" by Global Startup Awards.

"We are delighted to renew and expand our partnership with Signicat, a leading Nordic identity and signing service provider. Signicats technology, team, and experience will be valuable to help our entrepreneurs develop and scale tomorrow's solutions within fintech, proptech, and other emerging verticals." - Hans Christian Bjørne, Partner & CCO, TheFactory Accelerator & VC.

Since its partnership began in 2021, Signicat has successfully participated in mentorship programs hosted by The Factory like their Nordic Fintech Fast Tracks accelerator program, designed to help Norwegian FinTech’s prepare for Nordic expansion, or TheFactory Gründer Academy, a free 3-month accelerator program for early-stage startups that wants to become investment and market ready.

"We're glad to continue our work with TheFactory. We've been around the block building a European leader in digital identity, so we get what startups and scale-ups are up against. Both our experience and products can be an asset for new businesses looking to make their mark, and we're looking forward to making that happen with TheFactory", says Sven Richard Samdal, Head of Growth SMB's at Signicat and dedicated mentor at TheFactory.

Signicat is the leading company in Digital Identity in Europe. With more than 450 employees across 17 European offices, Signicat is the best suited to offer insights and mentorship to new Nordic startups that base their business on technology, particularly those with ambitions for international expansion.

In addition to its international expansion efforts, Signicat remains dedicated to continually innovating and developing cutting-edge products and solutions for both the private and public sectors. One such innovation is Signicat Mint, a no-code product ideally tailored for startups.

"Signicat's team envisions a tech-rich future, which can significantly benefit startups. We are currently at a stage where our technology has reached maturity and enjoys strong market penetration. Our extensive experience is a treasure trove of inspiration for startups that rely on technology as the cornerstone of their business", adds Samdal.

For further information, please contact:

Alba Zaragoza

Communications Manager
Phone: +34 648 839 894