The ultimate way to turn a software-based idea into a business.

We work with very early stage software-based ideas. We move faster by bringing together all the vital components that contribute to an idea’s success; software knowledge , business knowledge, capital, and a valuable network of partners. We are the ultimate all-you-need destination to turn a software-based idea into a business.

Create

We have an established circle of elements and processes that work closely together. They offer everything a software-based idea needs in order to develop into a successful business.

THE CIRCLE OF 1337

PARTNERS

Our partners are carefully selected experts, individuals and companies, that come from both public and private sector.

THE BASICS

Everything from business development, legal support, finance, marketing - whatever an idea needs - we have it!

OFFICE SPACE

Central locations in Lund or Stockholm.

Our Companies

Our team has been involved in building various businesses. Here is just one example that we are extremely proud of. Many more are coming soon!

Team

Our team has extensive entrepreneurship experience and a proven track record. While we complement each other’s skills sets, we together share the same excitement and ambitions when we encounter a new software-based idea.

Deniz
Yildirim

Chairman

Deniz has extensive experience within the IT; from creating start-ups, growing them, and running enterprise organizations. He has been successfully performing in different executive management roles for more than 15 years. Recognized as an inspirational leader within the Swedish community, he has received several entrepreneurship awards and extensive media coverage. When you meet Deniz, you quickly get inspired by his passion for entrepreneurship.

Anders
Dellson

CEO

Anders is a former CEO of Innovation Skåne and a well-known name within the innovation community. He has a proven track record as an entrepreneur and he is passionate about sharing his knowledge with other entrepreneurs to help them succeed. He likes to focus on idea qualification and financing of tomorrow's greatness.

Klas
Lindgren

CFO

Klas is a business minded CFO with quite a unique background. Besides a long carrier as CFO in various international companies, he has held positions as CEO and Business Area Manager, with focus on Sales and Marketing. As a certified Commercial Pilot and a Scuba Diving Instructor, he has also explored other dimensions, working both in the air and below the surface of the sea. Curiosity and development are constants in his mindset, always looking for future improvements.

Mikael
Häggblad

CVO

Mikael has been involved in setting up the foundations of 1337Works since 2017. He has more than 15 years of experience in leading IT Management positions in the industrial sector; including Perstorp AB and Alfa Laval. A proven strategist and tactician who loves to deliver above expectations.

Marcela V.
Rosenlöf

Venture Developer

Marcela has been involved in setting the foundation for 1337Works since 2017. She has an unique combination of experience; as an entrepreneur she was involved in start-ups, and she has also held positions at large globally established corporations. She is a true change catalyst, driven by positive thinking and the ambition to succeed. In everything she does.

Hanna
Rosvall

Venture Developer

Hanna started writing as soon as she could hold a pen. She is a curious adventurer with a passion for creative communication. After almost a decade at an advertising agency and with extensive experience as a management consultant, Hanna has solved tons of creative and strategic challenges. She has also created and taught university-level courses in social media marketing. Her superpower is to help companies find their soul and their tribe.

Sofia
Madsen

Accountant

Sofia has worked with accounting and auditing for more than 15 years and has knowledge in many different industries. She has a strong analytical ability and likes when she gets problems that puts her economical skills to a test. Driven by straightening out unbalanced books and to present financial statements in a correct way.

Sinan
Deniz

Executive Assistant

Sinan is involved within the management team of 1337Works. He has been doing his Ph.D. and knows that business is the core of our modern society and individual differences compose the explanation of the phenomena of growing and managing a business. He taught research methdology courses at Lund University.

1337PARTNERS

1337Works has joined forces with the leading investors and company builders to create 1337Partners to boost the growth of 1337Works companies. The joint experience and network of our investment partners includes industries such as fintech, consumer goods and e-health. We cover several geographical areas; North America, Europe and Asia.

Christian
W. Jansson

Stockholm, Lund, New York

Chairman PostNord and Accumbo, former Chairman of Semcon, Apoteket AB, MinDoktor, Svensk Handel, former CEO of Ellos, KappAhl, Europris

Lars
Björk

Philadelphia, Landskrona

Advisor and Angel investor, former CEO Qlik, Board Member Allone, FRISQ, board member Uniti Holding

Deniz
Yildirim

Lund

Entrepreneur, former CEO Varchar, Former Business Unit Manager Cybercom, CEO 1337Works, Chairman tretton37, Chairman Connect Syd

Tobias
Ekman

Lund

Entrepreneur and Investor, former owner/CEO Tosselilla, CEO Lundabryggeriet, Board Member Celac, Proequo

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