Casper Ravn-Sørensen: Taking a small Aarhus webshop to the international market

Chistiane Jensen Investment

The webshop from Aarhus is rather ambitious – they will soon conquer the whole Europe. It would never be possible without help from Casper Ravn-Sørensen and Mads Fast Dahlerup from Dotcom Capital says the co-founder and director Christian Leth.

It’s important for Casper Ravn-Sørensen to help young entrepreneurs. It’s hard to believe, but even though he now sits in his big office in Bredgade, in inner Copenhagen, he was also, 10 years ago, a young entrepreneur without connections and capital.

»It is because I didn’t have any capital, connection or access to skills, that my passion now is to help the new, young, entrepreneurs with that, says Casper Ravn-Sørensen.

He and his partner Mads Fast Dahlerup in the investment company Dotcom Capital have recently invested 1 million DKK in the webshop from Aarhus, Today, the company is making 5 million crowns a year – and has surplus.

Partnership gives huge potential

»The potential is however, even bigger« says Casper Ravn-Sørensen. was actually looking for a loan since they urgently needed capital. Co-founder and CTO, Christian Leth, says that Casper Ravn-Sørensen and Mads Fast Dahlerup would rather become co-owners of the company.

»We think that it is a much better idea as well, in stead of just borrowing the money to us, that they also are co-owners. They gave us a big network and now we have a possibility to buy stock products and invest in the technology and marketing that we need« says Christian Leth. has big ambitions to expand internationally.

Money for a new platform

»Now, after a year, we are on European market under a new brand and completely a new platform. It would have been a utopia if we haven’t had a partnership with Casper Ravn-Sørensen and Mads Fast Dahlerup« says Christian Leth.

Casper Ravn-Sørensen is still hungry for helping the young entrepreneurs and wants to get in touch with more ambitious people that need the “smart money”. Read more on Dotcom Capitals website and follow Casper Ravn-Sørensen on his blog.