Entrepreneur, Angel and Venture Investor
Damgaard Company makes venture capital investments on behalf of Preben Damgaard.
Our core expertise is funding and support of young app, cloud and platform driven companies, that have value propositions verified by customers and a potential for global scalability. The package includes board of director presence, management coaching, access to Preben Damgaard’s network and operational support in key matters.
We invest directly and syndicate with other business angels and venture and equity capital companies.
"I have worked with Preben Damgaard since the beginning of 2013, where he invested in Endomondo and became Chairman of the Board of Directors. At that time, Endomondo was facing a number of challenges that Preben helped us overcome. Preben has experience relevant for growing startups in addition to a valuable network and an analytical and patient approach to solving difficult problems. Preben played a key role in our sales of Endomondo to Under Armour for $85M in 2015. At Too Good To Go I again have the pleasure of working with Preben.
Mette Lykke, CEO at Too Good To Go
Saxo Bank welcomes Geely Holding Group and Sampo plc as strategic investors and announces new chairman and board members
Saxo Bank, the leading fintech specialist provider of multi-asset trading and investing, today announced that all the necessary regulatory approvals have been received to enable China’s Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. Ltd (Geely Holding Group) and Sampo plc of Finland (Sampo) to acquire shares in Saxo Bank A/S.
Following the approval and reflecting the new ownership structure of Saxo Bank, Daniel Donghui Li has been elected chairman and new members of the board have been appointed at an extraordinary general meeting that marked the successful closing of the transactions.
OrderYOYO raises €5.4 million in Series A round
The food take-away scene has seen a massive change over the last 10 years, where third-party delivery portals, like Just-Eat have changed how we order our preferred weekly cheat meal or hangover cure. But the Danish startup OrderYOYO have a mission: they want to give the power back to the restaurants. And after a successful series A funding they are one step closer to their goal.
5,460 Miles from Silicon Valley
“5,460 Miles from Silicon Valley” reveals the whole story of one of Denmark's undisputed business successes – from cradle to adolescence. It gives a glimpse of an industry that is completely unpredictable, where strategies do not necessarily lead to success. But it's also a tale of people, ambitions, and resourcefulness. How to pursue your dreams and build a successful business up from scratch.
by Hans Peter Bech
Peter Mægbæk, CEO Plenti
Selected Investment Portfolio & News
Too Good To Go is a hyper-local environmental social enterprise dedicated to reducing food waste.
OrderYOYO helps restaurants and takeaways increase their revenue and earnings
Templafy helps large companies and organisations overcome ’document anarchy’
Configit develops software for managing and exploiting complex product configurations
ProActive A/S creates key business benefits through the use of Microsoft technology