Why is Stockholm so hot for startups?

We hate to admit it, but Stockholm is way ahead of Oslo as a hotspot for startups. In a recent global ranking, Stockholm trailed just behind Silicon Valley as a “top startup ecosystem”. And a European survey ranked Stockholm as the second best capital for startups after London. The question is, what have the Swedes …

We hate to admit it, but Stockholm is way ahead of Oslo as a hotspot for startups. In a recent global ranking, Stockholm trailed just behind Silicon Valley as a “top startup ecosystem”. And a European survey ranked Stockholm as the second best capital for startups after London.

The question is, what have the Swedes done right? What are some lessons to be learned for wannabe startup cities?

Let´s ask a Swede, we figured. Johanna Staaf, Telenor Group´s Director of New Ventures, shares the secrets in this video.