Welcome, Atlas Copco!
We are very excited to welcome Atlas Copco in the Venture Client Alliance we are building with other leading industrial companies such as Autoliv, Epiroc, Husqvarna Group, KONE, Scania and Stora Enso. Here we want to share a few good-to-knows about Atlas Copco. If you are a startup, you might also be interested in the latest opportunities from their Industrial Technique business area here.
Atlas Copco is a world leader in the industrial equipment industry. With 40,000 employees in over 70 countries, they provide their customers with solutions for compressor technique, vacuum technique, industrial technique, and power technique business areas. They also hold the title of Sweden’s largest company by market capitalization.
Atlas Copco is the home of industrial ideas. Their values of innovation, interaction and commitment are guiding principles in creating sustainable growth with their customers. In recent years, their main business areas focus on automation, supply chain and quality, and sustainability, many similar fields as with the other companies in our alliance.
By joining Foundry, Atlas Copco becomes the seventh member of the Venture Client Alliance. Together in the alliance, the companies may benefit from synergies we bring as a group, such as sharing best practices, references on best startup solutions, and insights and data on operations, KPIs, and reporting.
“We are happy to join the Combient Foundry network of other global brands. To achieve our vision “First in Mind – First in Choice for our customers”, we look to form partnerships with a broad network of partners and experts to push industrial innovation forward and combine new solutions with our products. We are looking forward to building lasting partnerships with innovative startups through Combient Foundry.” says Henrik Elmin, Senior Executive Vice President and Business Area President, Industrial Technique of Atlas Copco.
“It’s a privilege to have Atlas Copco part of our venture client alliance with broad expertise in many industrial fields, stretching back over 150 years. We are also seeing world-class startups working on many areas in deeptech and we look forward to building bridges with them and different Atlas Copco teams.” says Lauri Lehtovuori, VP at Combient and Head of Combient Foundry.
About Atlas Copco
Great ideas accelerate innovation. At Atlas Copco we have been turning industrial ideas into business-critical benefits since 1873. By listening to our customers and knowing their needs, we deliver value and innovate with the future in mind. In 2021, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK111 and at year end about 43 000 employees. https://www.atlascopcogroup.com/en
About Combient Foundry
Combient Foundry is the Venture Client Alliance of 33 Nordic industry leading companies. We create mutual growth opportunities through commercial partnerships between them and the best-in-class technology startups. We work in 3-4 month cycles based on specific business needs, with no fees or extensive physical presence required. Read more about us on https://combientfoundry.com/our-approach.