ABOUT US

Intro

Elzouki Invest AB is based in the center of the Scandinavian hub for telecom and life science at IDEON Research Park, across the street from Lund University and close to Malmö and Copenhagen.

We invest only in special cases mainly based on cutting edge technology or deep knowledge based research with international expansion potential.

Elzouki Invest have a small and efficient investment team and we make quick decisions. Elzouki Invest could invest up to 1MUSD in one single object but will often co-invest with complementary partners.

Historia

Elzouki Invest AB is a Swedish Privately Held Angel Investment Company started in year 2007 by our chairman, Pierre Elzouki. Although the Company was meant to be a silent holding company, we invested immediately in Raviteq AB along with Scalado already in 2007.

In 2011 an investment opportunity in optimal bits appeared.

Elzouki Invest AB started in year 2007


  • RAVITEQ – was started in year 2007,

    • our first investment was made in year 2007

  • SCALADO – was started in year 2000,
    • our first investment was made in 2007

  • OPTIMAL BITS – started 2011,
    • our first investment was made in 2011

  • AQUA TERSUS – started 2013,
    • our first investment was made in 2013

  • AUTOSERVICE – started 2007,
    • our first investment was made in 2013

  • MOTOSTAT – started 2010,
    • our first investment was made in 2013

  • DERMANDAR – was started 2010,
    • our first investment was made in 2016

  • BRYGGHUSET FINN – started 2013,
    • our first investment was made in 2015

About Elzouki invest todayinvestment round

We would like to invest into the following categories of opportunities:

ICT or INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY

– Here we invest in our own research, technologies and develop products and services. Mobile technology, cloud technology etc. example companies in portfolio: SCALADO, RAVITEQ, OPTIMAL BITS, DERMANDAR, and MOTOSTAT.

FOOD, HEALTH & ENVIRONMENT

– Here we invest in research, technologies and develop products and services within Clean Tech and health. Example companies in portfolio: AQUA TERSUS and BRYGGHUSET FINN.

AUTOMOTIVE

–We are investing in new IT solutions for the automotive industry such as GPS/ monitoring/ diagnostics/ fleet management etc. example companies in portfolio: AUTOSERVICE in cooperation with OKQ8 BILVERKSTAD, Adonis and MOTOSTAT.

 

 

About PierrePicture1

Pierre is a serial entrepreneur from a family of entrepreneurs with technical and industrial background. He started doing business at the age of 13 and started his computer programming skills with BASIC on VIC-20 and Commodore 64 back in 1985.

The first real company started in 1991 but the most known company to date is www.Scalado.com that he started in year 2000 together with a friend while finishing Masters of Science program in Electrical engineering at Lund Institute of technology, Lund University.

Scalado grew from two persons and paper and pen to become the market leader in mobile imaging and by year 2012 all major mobile phone manufacturers, mobile phone platform/chip manufacturers and camera chip manufacturers as customers. Scalado’s software was built in in more than 2 billion mobile devices by the time the technology was acquired by Nokia mobility, which later was acquired by Microsoft, building the current foundation of Microsoft photography solutions.

In year 2007 Pierre started this holding/ investment company; Elzouki Invest AB www.elzoukiinvest.com. Parts of Pierre’s private ownership in Scalado were transferred to Elzouki Invest AB.

Pierre holds the positions e.g. CEO or Chairman or member of the board in several companies.

 

Find out more about Pierre and his investement by looking at your Elzouki IN THE NEWS.

 

 

Pierre Elzouki (PE) Founding Team(FT)

-2010 (PE) –Winner + Prestigious prize:   Idol and Ambassador Prize handed over by His Majesty

    the King of Sweden

-2009 (FT) -Winner of Award   “Best international expansion 2009“ Ernst and Young

-2008 (PE) –Winner/Prestigious title  an entrepreneur with Non-Swedish-Roots changing the face of   Sweden Chosen by Herbert Felix Institute

-2007 (FT) – Winner Rapidus Award   Årets förebild 2007″ Rapidus publications, Sweden

-2004 (FT) 2004- Winner of award    Company of the year, founding Scalado, as IDEON Award

-2002 (PE) Nominated 2002   “Guldnatten” as Framtidens Ledare

 

The Company

-2010 – Winner  Hermes best export company in Sweden 2010

-2010 Winner   Red Herring’s Europe 100 awards

-2008 Winner   Prestigious award “Mobile Company of the year 2008

– the mobile Oscar in Sweden

-2007 Winner    Rapidus “Årets förebild 2007” (eng: idol company of year 2007)

-2007 Winner    The Swedish Albihns innovation for the year 2007

-2006 Nominated   Prestigious prize for innovation of the year in 2006 in Sweden.   Other contestants were Nokia and Sony Ericsson

-2005 Winner    Best Media/Music product of the year (Series60 challenge 2005)

-2004 Winner   Ideon Science Park as Ideon company of the year 2004

-2003 Winners    European IST  Prize, Winner among 400 companies

-2002 Nominated   “Guldnatten” Golden Nights as Best company 2002