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Sara Rywe


Sara is a Partner at byFounders where she focuses on B2B SaaS and impact investments - particularly companies within future of work, sustainability, FinTech, and health. She actively seeks out visionary founders who are building product-led companies and is also the mastermind behind the byFounders 'impact-aware strategy'.

Sara has led investments in Digitail, Qvin, Proper, Fuzey, Aumio, SaltoX, Bonbot, and Semper. She is also an appreciated board member in Greenely, Digitail, Qvin, Proper, Fuzey, and Aumio.

Prior to byFounders, Sara worked at a couple of different tech startups, as a management consultant at McKinsey & Company, and at Danske Bank where she led their global strategy implementation.

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Sara is originally from the Swedish countryside but has lived in Copenhagen, Denmark for the past five years. She holds an MBA from INSEAD and Wharton Business School, a Bachelor in Business & Economics from Stockholm School of Economics, and a certificate in International Business from State University of New York.

An entrepreneur at heart, she embarked on her first venture as a 17-year-old and has since then been supporting entrepreneurs across a range of initiatives, explored social business models in Bangladesh, and founded one of Sweden's largest networks for young entrepreneurs. She is also an experienced public speaker, food-lover, and proud adventurer.