Exoid Venture invest in ideas led by competent people who have the capabilities to change industries.
Exoid Venture invests in start-ups, which have the possibility to be disruptive within their business segment. Execution is key, hence finding the right persons and management are of great importance to transform an idea to success. We only invest in projects and companies where we are co-founders.
Our portfolio comprises investments within IoT (Internet of Things), media & communication and social entertainment. Initial investments are in the range from 0,5 MNOK to 5 MNOK.
Exoid has a network of strong tech, media and venture competence.
Exoid – Execution of ideas
Exoid Venture was founded in 2012 by Hein Espen Hattestad.
Hein Espen has run different media operations, both large co-operations and small start-ups, in Norway since 1999.
His first start-up was established in 1990, a niche advertising company targeted towards retailing. This company was sold to Bates AS in 1994.
Hein Espen left Bates in 1999 for the position of CEO for the stock listed company P4 Radio Hele Norge AS, NorwayÂ´s largest commercial radio station. In 2001 he joined MTG (Modern Times Group) to become CEO for its Norwegian TV and Radio business operating brands such as P4, TV3, Viasat and Viaplay. He was an integral part of the MTG ABÂ´s top management until he resigned in December 2011.