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Top 50 Recruiting Startup Investors in Canada

A list of 50 angel investors and VC funds that invest in Recruiting startups based in Canada. We rank investors based on the number of investments they made in Recruiting companies from Canada. We update this investor list every month.

Top 50 Recruiting Startup Investors in Canada

Investor Recruiting Canada investments
Real Ventures 4
Village Global 3
BDC Capital’s Women in Technology Venture Fund 3
shl.vc 3
Garage Capital 3
BDC Venture Capital 3
Xfund 2
Sparkland Capital 2
Conconi Growth Partners 2
Relay Ventures 2
Impact Engine 2
New Brunswick Innovation Foundation 2
Thomvest Ventures 2
Rand Lockwood 1
SmartHub 1
Green Alley Investment 1
Leslie MaGee 1
Calgary tech incubator 1
focal 1
Otimo Retail 1
Gerry Pond 1
First Angel Network 1
Anil Dharni 1
Amplify Partners 1
Jean Desgagne 1
Marc Morin 1
Robert Chaplinsky 1
Technologies HumanID 1
Hedgewood 1
Cabot Technology Solutions 1
Belltower Fund Group 1
Quad-C Management 1
Export Development Canada 1
Mike Durland 1
WELL Ventures 1
Startup TNT 1
Green Century Investment 1
Micheal Hyatt 1
Rho Capital Partners 1
David Henning 1
Strada Education Network 1
MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund 1
Mike Tilley 1
Jim English 1
East Valley Ventures 1
Kirk Simpson 1
Ontario Centres of Excellence 1
Howard Stotland 1
Matthew Cowan 1
Wesley Clover 1
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Real Ventures VC Fund · Montréal, Quebec, Canada · 4 investments in the past 12 months
Real Ventures is an early-stage venture firm focused on serving daring entrepreneurs with the ambition to create successful, global companies. Since 2007, Real Ventures has dedicated itself to building the Canadian startup ecosystem on the belief that people, not money, build game-changing companies. Real Ventures provides stage-specific guidance,mentorship, and access to networks and resources to fast-track founders’ personal and company growth. Real Ventures manages $325 million across five funds and its active portfolio of 100+ companies is currently valued at $10 billion. www.realventures.com
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Investment focus
  • Software, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
  • Seed, Series A, Series B
  • Canada, United States, United Kingdom
Portfolio highlights
  • dcbel — dcbel's mission is to deliver energy that lets people live a life without compromise.dcbel™ (formerly known as Ossiaco) sits at the nexus of residential solar power, electric vehicle charging, the smart home, and customer-centric utilities. The dcbel team has a proven history of rethinking energy distribution for everything from largeutility customers to distributed energy resource providers.dcbel's AI-driven sustainable technologies enable people to leverage solar energy to power their cars, their homes, and their lifestyles.dcbel has numerous worldwide patents in power electronics and power conversion and is backed by a number of globally respected investors.
  • HumanFirst — The complete productivity suite to transform natural language into business insights and AI training data
  • BIOS — BIOS Health is unlocking the potential of the nervous system in treating chronic disease by using AI-powered neural interfaces that can automatically read and write neural signals.
Village Global VC Fund · San Francisco, California, United States · 22 investments in the past 12 months
Early stage venture capital backed by some of the world's best entrepreneurs.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Artificial Intelligence, FinTech
  • Seed, Pre-Seed, Series A
  • United States, United Kingdom, India
Portfolio highlights
  • Arch0 — Arch0 platform offers a pioneering approach that centralizes identity as the foundational element of cloud security, embedding proactive and automated security measures throughout the entire cloud ecosystem.
  • Eyebot — Vision care at the touch of a button
  • Angel AI Company — Angel AI Company is an AI platform that offers kids between the ages of five and twelve an age-appropriate online experience.
BDC Capital’s Women in Technology Venture Fund VC Fund
BDC Capital Women in Technology (WIT) Fund is one of the world’s largest venture capital funds
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Investment focus
  • Software, Artificial Intelligence, Financial Services
  • Series A, Funding Round, Series B
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Plum.io — Plum is revolutionizing how global enterprises hire, grow, and retain talent with the predictive power of psychometric data.
  • Felix Health — Felix offers on-demand treatment for common health issues such as erectile dysfunction, hair loss, HIV prevention, acne, birth control, and more.
  • Swift Medical — Swift Medical is the leader in Wound Care Management Technology for the healthcare enterprise.
shl.vc VC Fund
Investing over $10 million a year into early-stage technology startups, mostly via $100K-$250K checks.
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Investment focus
  • SaaS, Software, Recruiting
  • Seed, Pre-Seed, Funding Round
  • Canada, India
Portfolio highlights
  • Litebulb — Use Litebulb to save hundreds of engineering hours, get better candidates, and reduce bias. Litebulb interviews are simulations of regular dev work in familiar environments. We extract data about a candidate's production readiness, code quality, and scalable design.
  • Airwork — Airwork is a platform that connects workers with warehouses in the Greater Toronto Area to fill shifts. Workers can pick up shifts from any of the warehouses on our platform, whenever they like. No resumes, no interviews, and get paid within the same day.
  • Arcana Network — Arcana Network builds tools that make it easier for developers to make the adoption of Web3 dApps simple. Arcana Auth is the first of such tools. Boost your customer conversion rates by 90% with our social and email login solution.
Garage Capital VC Fund · Waterloo, Ontario, Canada · 6 investments in the past 12 months
Built by founders, for founders. Garage Capital helps best-in-class companies jump from garage to growth.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Information Technology, Internet
  • Seed, Series A, Pre-Seed
  • Canada, United States, United Kingdom
Portfolio highlights
  • tofu — tofu is an online marketplace for founders, hiring managers, and talent team leaders to find talent.
  • Quilt — Quilt is the best home climate system available. Our electric, energy efficient heat pump uses smart technology to save homeowners money and cut emissions.
  • Plenty — Plenty is a wealth platform helping modern couples invest and plan for their future together. We bring the investment strategies of the wealthy to every household.
BDC Venture Capital VC Fund · Calgary, Alberta, Canada · 20 investments in the past 12 months
BDC Venture Capital is a major venture capital investor in Canada, active at every stage of the company's development cycle, from seed through expansion, with a focus on technology-based businesses that have high growth potential and that are positioned to become dominant players in their markets. The company helps create and develop strongCanadian businesses through financing, consulting services and securitization, with a focus on small and medium-sized enterprises.BDC Venture Capital has been involved in venture capital since 1975 and has to date invested in more than 400 companies involved in the areas of Life Sciences, Telecommunications, Information Technology and Advanced Technologies.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Information Technology, Internet
  • Series A, Seed, Funding Round
  • Canada, United States, Japan
Portfolio highlights
  • Maxa AI — Maxa AI provides automated machine intelligence technology solutions.
  • Science&Humans — At Science & Humans we use evidence-based practices to transform human life. We know that beautifully aging is possible. We also know that the effects of aging on the mind, body and soul can dampen the spirit, leaving you demotivated and feeling older than you are.Thanks to modern science, early detection and treatment of a hormone imbalancerestores energy levels, leaves the skin glowing, improves longevity and increases vitality in every aspect of life.S&H is a platform that works everyday to reduce the gap between Science and Humans. We transform lives through scientifically-proven products, treatments, clinical services, and devices that help manage hormone imbalances. The results are transformative, and it shows.
  • Forcen — Forcen improves surgical safety through force-sensing technology.
Xfund VC Fund · Palo Alto, California, United States · 2 investments in the past 12 months
Xfund is the early-stage venture firm designed to back lateral thinkers. Partnering with Harvard University and others of the world’s preeminent universities, Xfund looks beyond the stereotypical technical pedigrees to seek out extraordinary people who are being systemically ignored by traditional venture capital: technically-gifted liberal artsentrepreneurs. We believe it’s our responsibility to help these unconventional, high potential founders align their ambition and passion with opportunity we help them create, to build the sort of ground-breaking companies that can create a better tomorrow. Xfund has offices in Palo Alto, California, and in Cambridge, Massachusetts. For more about Xfund, please visit http://www.xfund.com.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Information Technology, Artificial Intelligence
  • Seed, Series A, Series B
  • United States, Canada, United Kingdom
Portfolio highlights
  • Chalk — Chalk is a data platform that powers machine learning and generative AI. Chalk's best-in-class developer experience enables data teams to declare features and their dependencies with idiomatic Python in online, streaming, and batch environments. Chalk compiles these definitions into parallel pipelines that run on a Rust-based engine. Thesepipelines use the same source code to serve temporally consistent training sets to data scientists and live feature values to models. This re-use ensures that feature values from online and offline contexts match and dramatically cuts development time. With Chalk, engineers, data scientists, and analysts can focus on their unique products while Chalk seamlessly handles data infrastructure.
  • AirOps — Deploy task specific AI where you need it most with AirOps Apps. Install and configure in minutes, scalable and available everywhere.
  • Delphi — Delphi is digital cloning that scales time, monetizes knowledge, and interacts audience at scale.
Sparkland Capital VC Fund · San Jose, California, United States
Sparkland Capital is an early-stage venture capital firm that invests in frontier technologies. With Asian-access capital and resources, we back global visionary entrepreneurs who move fast, think big, and are committed to reimagine the world. Connecting Silicon Valley and Asia, we leverage our deep networks to provide market intelligence,strategic advice and local relationships for founders to expand.Entrepreneurship is in our DNA. We trust, believe and work with entrepreneurs to disrupt existing industries, redefine the markets, and create the future. The Sparkland team is comprised of dedicated entrepreneurs, investors, founders, and early employees from prominent technology companies. Our investment focus are VR/AR, IoT, Cyber Security, AI/Robotics, and Enterprise Software. Since 2014, we have invested in over 30 innovative startups.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Virtual Reality, Video Streaming
  • Seed, Series A, Funding Round
  • United States, India, Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Alongside — The perfect hire is closer than you think. Source better candidates, provide great candidate experiences & give yourself the freedom to find the perfect fit.
  • Zeguro — Zeguro provides complete cybersecurity risk assessment, mitigation, and insurance, allowing you to easily manage your cyber risk.
  • Everykey — Everykey is a offers a Bluetooth device designed to replace keys and passwords. It also generates secure passwords for website accounts, then automatically logs in when visiting a website. It was founded in 2015 and headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio.
Conconi Growth Partners VC Fund · Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Conconi Growth Partners is committed to helping exceptional entrepreneurs build great companies.
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Investment focus
  • Software, FinTech, Financial Services
  • Seed, Funding Round, Series A
  • Canada, United States, Mexico
Portfolio highlights
  • OneVest — OneVest empowers enterprises and consumers to access private wealth management through our Wealth-as-a-Service platform.
  • Oneinvest — OneVest empowers enterprises and consumers to access private wealth management through our Wealth-as-a-Service platform.
  • Requity Homes — Requity Homes Inc. is on a mission to create a fair and flexible alternative path to home ownership in Canada by offering a modernized rent-to-own program that enables aspiring home buyers to live in their dream home today with the option to buy it back later while saving for their down payment one month at a time.
Relay Ventures VC Fund · Toronto, Ontario, Canada · 3 investments in the past 12 months
We view founders as partners. We bring capital, networks, and experience, and our founders bring expertise, teams, and dreams.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Mobile, Apps
  • Seed, Series A, Series B
  • United States, Canada, United Kingdom
Portfolio highlights
  • Woveo — Woveo has created a digital community wallet to assist groups of individuals in improving their financial well-being through communal rotating savings.
  • Friendlier — Friendlier aims to reduce single-use plastic waste generated by disposable food packaging. We provide businesses with reusable plastic cups and containers, and take care of delivery, pick-up, and washing.
  • Train Fitness — Train Fitness focuses on automatic exercise detection and rep counting using Artificial Intelligence and the Apple watch.
Impact Engine VC Fund · Chicago, Illinois, United States · 2 investments in the past 12 months
Impact Engine is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in companies driving positive impact in economic empowerment, education, environmental sustainability, and health.
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Investment focus
  • Health Care, Education, Software
  • Seed, Series A, Series B
  • United States, Canada, Kenya
Portfolio highlights
  • Mae Health — Mae is a maternal health platform that connects expectant mothers with critical resources to drive positive pregnancy outcomes.
  • Pear Suite — Pear Suite enables anyone—community health workers, other healthcare staff, and volunteers—to assess and address the social drivers of health for older adults in a scalable, cost-effective, and person-centered way.
  • Watershed Health — Revolutionize healthcare connectivity with Watershed Health's community-wide care coordination platform. Join our network for improved patient outcomes and seamless data sharing.
New Brunswick Innovation Foundation VC Fund · Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada · 5 investments in the past 12 months
Director of Investments Every half-year, the Canadian Venture Capital Association (CVCA) reports on the status of venture capital investment in Canada, and the 2021-H1 edition is impressive.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Information Technology, Analytics
  • Seed, Funding Round, Grant
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Solyntek — Solyntek is a startup that specializes in using the latest breakthroughs in Artificial Intelligence (AI) to transform standard security cameras into 24/7 guardians that detect and alarm risky situations at work.
  • Triple Hair — Triple Hair is a clinical-stage Canadian biotechnology company specialized in the development of innovative treatments for alopecia. Prevent hair loss and boost hair growth.
  • Potential Motors — Enabling electric off-road adventure through the Adventure 1 ORV and Off-Road OS.
Thomvest Ventures VC Fund · San Francisco, California, United States · 3 investments in the past 12 months
Thomvest is a cross-stage venture capital firm specializing in early-stage, growth stage, start-up, and mid venture investments. The company primarily focuses on opportunities with early-to-mid stage companies in the fields of financial technology, marketing technology, cybersecurity, sales, and cloud infrastructure sectors. As part of their focuson these areas, they are committed to helping their companies become leaders in their fields through their work with them and through the focus on understanding where value can be created in these industries, as can be seen from the research they publish regularly.Thomvest Ventures was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in San Francisco, California, United States.
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Investment focus
  • Financial Services, Software, FinTech
  • Series B, Series C, Series A
  • United States, Canada, Mexico
Portfolio highlights
  • appCD — Generate Infrastructure from Code automatically based on application code with golden standards applied. Application deployments are streamlined and aligned. Be more profitable, secure and productive.
  • Bolster AI — Automatically detect & remediate threats across web sites, domain, social media, mobile app stores, marketplaces & the dark web.
  • Alsym Energy — Alsym™ Energy has developed an innovative low-cost, high-performance rechargeable energy storage technology that’s free of lithium and cobalt, and ideal for applications such as stationary storage, maritime shipping, and electric vehicles.By using readily available, inherently non-toxic and non-flammable energy storage materials, Alsym is workingto deliver wide-duration storage with performance comparable to lithium ion at a much lower cost, speeding the pace of decarbonization for people around the world.
Rand Lockwood Angel
Rand Lockwood joined Recruit N Refer as Co-Founder.
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Investment focus
  • SaaS, Accounting, Recruiting
  • Pre-Seed
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Recruit N Refer — Recruit N Refer (RNR) is a Vancouver-based recruitment platform specializing in connecting companies with freelance recruiters to find quality CPA candidates.
SmartHub VC Fund · San Francisco, California, United States
SmartHub is a funding and service platform which connects the best start ups to investors, and supports at every investments.Service solutions for investors – tailor made venture portfolios: focused pipeline, extensive analysis and research of investment options, deal structuring, legal paper work, quarterly reporting, investment rightsprotection till exit.Service solutions for startups – fast communications and feedback, mutually beneficial deal making, strategic development support, networking and consulting at fundraising stage.
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Investment focus
  • Internet, SaaS, Software
  • Seed, Convertible Note, Series A
  • United States, United Kingdom, Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • TransferGo — Send & receive money from over 30 countries with TransferGo, either online or through our app. Transfer money at low cost, quickly & safely.
  • Damon Motors — Damon is unleashing the full potential of personal mobility for the world’s commuters. With its proprietary electric drivetrain, the company has developed the world’s safest, smartest, fully connected electric motorcycle platform employing radical innovations in battery propagation resistance, sensor fusion and AI. Designed as a platform forworldwide line extension, Damon motorcycles will ship direct to consumer on subscription plans to drive scale. Based in Vancouver, Canada, Damon is a Techstars Mobility company founded by serial entrepreneurs Jay Giraud and Dom Kwong. Damon’s investors include Round 13 Capital, Techstars, Fontinalis, Extreme Venture Partners and Pallasite Ventures.
  • EWA Learn — Start learning English, French and Spanish with EWA: conversational vocabulary, interactive exercises, modern examples and fun tasks are waiting for you!
Green Alley Investment VC Fund · Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Europe's first startup prize for the Circular Economy encourages entrepreneurs to step forward with their ideas around recycling and prevention of waste.
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Investment focus
  • SaaS, Software, Recruiting
  • Seed
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Alongside — The perfect hire is closer than you think. Source better candidates, provide great candidate experiences & give yourself the freedom to find the perfect fit.
Leslie MaGee Angel
Leslie MaGee
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Investment focus
  • SaaS, Software, Recruiting
  • Funding Round
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Alongside — The perfect hire is closer than you think. Source better candidates, provide great candidate experiences & give yourself the freedom to find the perfect fit.
Calgary tech incubator VC Fund
Calgary tech incubator is an investment firm.
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Investment focus
  • Medical, Recruiting, Health Care
  • Pre-Seed
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Cherry Health — Cherry Health is your medical network. Where healthcare connects, finds jobs and more.
focal VC Fund · San Francisco, California, United States · 2 investments in the past 12 months
True 0 to 1 specialists, laser focused on helping you cut through Seed and get to Series A and beyond with velocity.
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Investment focus
  • Software, SaaS, Internet
  • Pre-Seed, Seed, Series A
  • United States, Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Thoras.ai — Thoras.ai is an AI cloud management platform..It helps to detection, monitor performance, and manage costs.
  • EasyCode — AI that understands your codebase. Powered by GPT-4, EasyCode unlocks developer productivity by answering their questions instantly.
  • Masthead Data — Real time data quality monitoring. Get pipeline failure alerts across data platforms, enhance data team productivity, optimize compute costs.
Otimo Retail VC Fund · Montréal, Quebec, Canada
We invest in retail focused technology companies.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Retail Technology, Retail
  • Seed, Series A, Funding Round
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Logiwa — Logiwa is the leading cloud fulfillment software for high-volume direct-to-consumer brands, wholesalers, and 3PLs. The Logiwa Cloud Fulfillment Platform is an integrated WMS and order fulfillment system that makes it easy to run a digital warehouse and scale your high-volume DTC fulfillment operations. Logiwa’s solution works where traditional WMSsystems fail: it connects quickly with new online stores and marketplaces, makes it easy to run a digital warehouse, and is easily updated to support dynamic warehouse environments.
  • XCCommerce — XCCommerce is a leading software development and implementation company that specializes in retail specific solutions.XCCommerce’s team has a proven track record of developing and deploying Promotion Management Solutions, implementing projects on time and on budget, and generating optimal ROI for their customers.XCCommerce has a strong marketpresence and their capabilities in delivering applications are rooted in best practices. Their solutions enable retailers to transform the customer experience and allow seamless interaction with the consumer on their terms.They are trusted with providing focused solutions and dedicated expertise to the retail industry, ranging from Tier 1 retailers to organizations who are growing their brands.
  • Trendalytics Innovation Labs — Your personal data scientist. Trendalytics retail intelligence platform helps retailers drive more profitable decisions through data-driven forecasting.
Gerry Pond Angel · Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Gerry Pond is the Co-Founder and Chairman at Mariner Innovations. Gerry Pond The University of New Brunswick.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Human Resources, Enterprise Software
  • Seed, Funding Round, Series A
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • R17 — R17 (was RUMAnalytics) measures, monitors, diagnosis and optimizes websites for speed. Faster websites have higher conversion rates, lower bounce rates, higher search engine rankings, lower bandwidth costs and a better user experience on personal computers and mobile devices.They created R17 to make the internet faster. R17 combines theworld's foremost experts on performance optimization with easy-to-understand analytics, actionable recommendations and mind-blowing CDN technology.
  • Alongside — The perfect hire is closer than you think. Source better candidates, provide great candidate experiences & give yourself the freedom to find the perfect fit.
  • Porpoise — Porpoise is an employee engagement platform for companies that have corporate responsibility initiatives and are looking to automate involvement, measurement and reporting. Porpoise makes it simple to recognize, capture, and amplify the social impact that employees are making on behalf of your company, finally giving your marketing departments thecontent they need to deliver great campaigns, and HR managers the data to track and manage employees engagement programs and targeted initiatives.Spend less time managing your impact and giving programs, and more time accelerating the impact!
First Angel Network VC Fund · Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
First Angel Network Association (FAN) is a not-for-profit organization formed to bridge the capital gap for companies with extraordinary potential in Atlantic Canada. Created by angel investors for angel investors, FAN provides entrepreneurs and investors with a confidential, disciplined, high-quality private equity investment experience. FAN alsodelivers education and networking opportunities in the areas of investment readiness, angel investing and commercialization.
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Investment focus
  • Health Care, Biotechnology, Medical
  • Seed, Angel, Pre-Seed
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • WellTrack — WellTrack provides on-demand online therapy for stress, anxiety, and depression.
  • Covina Biomedical — Covina Biomedical is a minimally invasive orthopaedics company producing injectable biomaterials that enhance quality of life. The company is developing its first platform product, a glass-based bone cement to enhance the longevity of orthopaedic implants. Using collaborative research approaches, and in partnership with end users, Covina Biomedicalhas created the first technology of its kind in the industry.
  • Beauceron Security — Beauceron makes it faster, easier and less complex for organisations to measure, manage and monitor human-centric cyber risk. Their comprehensive, automated cybersecurity platform covers cybersecurity education, social engineering simulations, executive surveys, and dashboards as well as business process, and technology gap assessment and analysis.
Anil Dharni Angel · San Francisco, California, United States
Anil Dharni is the Co-Founder and CEO of Sense. Attended at MIT Sloan School of Management.
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Investment focus
  • Mobile, Apps, iOS
  • Seed, Series A
  • United States, India, Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Uvaro — Start your career in tech! Learn from experienced instructors, practice new skills and get feedback in a supportive community. Sign up today!
  • Nuzzel — Nuzzel is a professional news discovery service used by many of the top influencers in media, technology, and finance.Nuzzel was named one of the best apps of the year by Google Play, the New York Times, Fast Company, and Time Magazine.Nuzzel is backed by top Silicon Valley investors including Andreessen Horowitz, CRV, Homebrew, LowercaseCapital, Uncork Capital, Marc Benniof, and Max Levchin.
  • Rover — Rover Rover is an advanced personalization and recommendation technology app. Its Recommendation Engine is also used to power discovery on numerous third party news and media sites. Rover helps people discover content they love, that they never knew existed from a wide variety of over 15,000 topics. The recommendation engine uses machine learningto learn a user's fine-grained interests through content a user engages with while being respectful of a user's need for privacy. Rover also connects to other people who are influential in topics that care about and help discover other people with similar interests. Rover uses Machine Learning to help people discover content they love that they never knew existed.It was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.
Amplify Partners VC Fund · Menlo Park, California, United States · 21 investments in the past 12 months
Amplify Partners invests in technical founders solving technical problems for the enterprise. They invest in early-stage companies pioneering novel applications in machine intelligence and computer science.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Information Technology, Artificial Intelligence
  • Series A, Seed, Series B
  • United States, Canada, Israel
Portfolio highlights
  • MotherDuck — Making analytics ducking awesome with DuckDB. Sign up to stay in touch.
  • Hightouch — Hightouch is the fastest way to sync live customer data into the tools your teams rely on. Get started for free, no credit card required.
  • Sonera Magnetics — Sonera Magnetics develops a technology for high-performance, non-invasive brain-computer interfaces to democratize access to the brain.Its core technology enables them to detect signals from the brain at performance levels comparable to the best diagnostic tools that rely on superconducting sensors. It can detect high-quality magnetic signalsfrom neurons firing in the brain using a non-invasive, low-cost, and low-power system - enabling a practical brain-computer interface. ‍Sonera’s portable brain imaging systems can be used to provide concordant evidence for the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders, such as epilepsy and dementia.The company was founded in 2018 by Nishita Deka, Dominic Labanowski, and Sayeef Salahuddin in Berkeley, California.
Jean Desgagne Angel · Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Jean Desgagné is President and CEO, Global Enterprise Services, TMX Group, a member of TMX Group's executive management committee and is an Officer of the Corporation.Global Enterprise Services is accountable for the delivery of Technology, Operations, Transaction and Procurement Services for all of TMX.Desgagné joined The CanadianDepository for Securities Limited (CDS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of TMX Group, in 2013 from TD Bank Group where he was Senior Vice President, Trading Risk Services, holding responsibility for the independent oversight of valuation, market risk, liquidity and collateral for TD's global trading business. Prior to TD Bank, he held increasingly senior positions at some of Canada's leading financial institutions including Bank of Montreal and Union Bank of Switzerland (Canada) in areas such as treasury operations, technology, trading support and risk management.Desgagné is a Chartered Accountant and a graduate of the University of Ottawa. He currently serves on the Board of the Jean Tweed Centre, the Board of Governors of Junior Achievement of Central Ontario, and has been active in a number of other community organizations. He is a member of the President's Advisory Council for the University of Ottawa and was awarded the Trudeau Medal by the Telfer School of Management and the Queen's Jubilee Medal in 2002 in recognition of his community service.
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Investment focus
  • Employment, Recruiting, Staffing Agency
  • Seed
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Luminari — Canada's largest professional community of CPAs
Marc Morin Angel · Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Marc, our Chief Executive Officer, co-founded Sandvine (TSX:SVC) and served as its Chief Technology Officer, developing the company's vision and technology strategy. Prior to Sandvine, he was co-founder at PixStream which was acquired by Cisco Systems.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Internet, Machine Learning
  • Seed, Series A
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Uvaro — Start your career in tech! Learn from experienced instructors, practice new skills and get feedback in a supportive community. Sign up today!
  • Dejero — Dejero delivers resilient, uninterrupted internet connectivity for data-intensive applications by intelligently combining multiple networks into a single managed service.
  • Sortable — Sortable is an agnostic, low-cost, broad spectrum platform that helps publishers unify demand partners, data, and tools. We’ve developed a best-in-class UI that contextualizes this data, allowing publishers to more deeply understand the correlation between content, marketing, and monetization.Their ultimate goal is to simplify the complexities ofpublishing operations while generating more revenue for their publisher partners.Sortable began as an online publisher, building 20 websites and apps to help consumers compare competing products in a number of categories, generating over 500 million product comparisons since their creation. In 2014, after realizing that the experience gained from building websites was better used to help fellow publishers, Sortable launched the machine learning ad optimization focused technology company that you see today.
Robert Chaplinsky Angel · Menlo Park, California, United States
Rob Chaplinsky is the Co-Founder and Managing Director Link Ventures. Rob previously worked at Bridgescale Partners as the Managing Director. He Harvard Business School and the University of Waterloo.
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Investment focus
  • Software, SaaS, FinTech
  • Series A, Series B, Seed
  • United States, Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Uvaro — Start your career in tech! Learn from experienced instructors, practice new skills and get feedback in a supportive community. Sign up today!
  • Caribou — Refinance your car loan. See if you can save money. Get pre-qualified offers in seconds with no Social Security number required and no impact on your credit.
  • Trust & Will — Estate planning with Trust & Will is the easiest way to create, edit, store, and share your Trust or Will legal documents. Create an estate plan today!
Technologies HumanID VC Fund
Technologies HumanID is a venture capital company that contributes to the technological and financial development of the company.
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Investment focus
  • B2B, Software, Consulting
  • Series A
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Standout Jobs — Standout Jobs provides a [Recruitment Communication Platform] (http://www.standoutjobs.com), to power companies' online recruiting efforts. The core is a do-it-yourself, interactive Career Site that helps engage and attract candidates, and build on-going relationships with them. As well, the Standout Jobs platform provides acandidate tracking tool, easier job marketing and candidate sourcing functionality.
Hedgewood VC Fund · Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Hedgewood is an investment firm active in venture capital, internet businesses, real estate, specialty finance, asset management, and private equity.
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Investment focus
  • Health Care, Software, E-Commerce
  • Seed, Series A, Funding Round
  • Canada, United States, India
Portfolio highlights
  • Unito — Discover 2-way integrations to empower your digital organization to sync securely in under 12 minutes with a no-code solution.
  • Vetster — Pet health starts with Vetster. Find and book veterinarians from across North America to provide excellent health care for your pet through video consults. Cats, dogs, reptiles, horses - all pets are welcome.
  • Ready, Set, Food! — Ready, Set, Food! makes it easy for parents reduce their baby's risk of developing peanut, egg, and milk allergies by up to 80% with our gentle, daily system.
Cabot Technology Solutions VC Fund · Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Cabot is an offshore software development company crafting smart solutions in Mobile, Web, and Enterprise sectors in the Unites States,Canada, and other regions of the world.
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Investment focus
  • Employment, Recruiting, Video Conferencing
  • Seed
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Interview Rocket — Get set up with a new domain name right away. Affordable payment plans to fit any budget. Friendly customer support.
Belltower Fund Group VC Fund · Seattle, Washington, United States
Belltower Fund Group is a venture capital firm that seeks to invest in early-stage companies. It provides fund administration and operations for select private equity and venture funds. The company was founded in 2019 and is based in Seattle Washington.
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Investment focus
  • Software, SaaS, Recruiting
  • Pre-Seed
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Withe — Withe is a hiring event and on-demand video interview platform designed to be the fastest way to connect qualified candidates with volume-hiring teams.
  • CassetteAI — CassetteAI is the first platform to utilize artificial intelligence to generate music by using text. Cassette is your AI powered Music Generator.
Quad-C Management VC Fund · Charlottesville, Virginia, United States · 2 investments in the past 12 months
Quad-C Management is a middle-market private equity firm focused on investing in well-established business and consumer services, healthcare, industrials, specialty distribution, and transportation/logistics companies.
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Investment focus
  • Manufacturing, Biotechnology, Medical Device
  • Private Equity, Funding Round, Seed
  • United States, Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Vortex Companies — The Vortex Companies is one of the fastest growing trenchless solution providers in the water, sewer and industrial marketplace. Its list of services includes turnkey bypass, structural relining, structural and corrosion protection materials, pipe bursting, trenchless robotic systems, and pipe and drain cleaning tools.
  • Legacy Food Group — Legacy Food Group is a company created to acquire high quality regional independent distributors that will become owned operating divisions.
  • U.S. Endo Partners — We are a national network of growth-minded clinicians, who collaborate to create better outcomes for our patients, partners and teams, and to advance the endodontic specialty.
Export Development Canada VC Fund · Ottawa, Ontario, Canada · 15 investments in the past 12 months
Export Development Canada (EDC) is a Crown corporation dedicated to assisting Canadian businesses of all sizes in achieving global success. It provides them with the tools they need to grow their business with confidence, including trade knowledge, financial solutions, equity, insurance, and connections.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Manufacturing, Renewable Energy
  • Funding Round, Series B, Series A
  • Canada, United States, India
Portfolio highlights
  • Vidyard — Go beyond traditional video hosting and unlock the power of video.
  • Joyride — Make mobility instantly connected, keyless, shareable and trackable on the world's leading software platform.
  • Antofagasta — Antofagasta is a Chilean business that operates in various sectors of the economy. It is one of the most important conglomerates of Chile with equity participation in Antofagasta Minerals.WE ARE A CHILE-BASED COPPER MINING GROUP WITH INTERESTS IN TRANSPORT Our history began as the Antofagasta (Chili) and Bolivia Railway Company Limited,incorporated in London in 1888. It raised money on the London Stock Exchange to build and operate a railway from Antofagasta, a port on the Pacific Coast of northern Chile, to La Paz, the capital of Bolivia.Antofagasta is one of the major international copper producers with its activities concentrated mainly in Chile where it now operates four copper mines: Los Pelambres, Centinela (previously the Esperanza and Tesoro mines), Antucoya and Zaldivar (50% owned, 50% owned by the Canadian mining company Barrick Gold).
Mike Durland Angel
Mike Durland is the former Group Head and CEO, Global Banking and Markets, for Scotiabank. He retired from Scotiabank in 2016 to pursue a variety of business, philanthropic, and academic interests. Today, he is the CEO of Melancthon Capital, a member of the Business Strategy Committee for the Global Risk Institute, the Chair of the Board ofDirectors of DeepLearning, a founding principal in Cabot Links, a member of the Board of Directors of TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture, a member of the advisory board of Riipen Networks Inc., a member of the Board of Directors of the Dalhousie Medical Research Foundation, a member of the Advisory Board of the Smith School of Business at Queen’s University, and a member of the Advisory Boards of the Center for Social Impact and the Master of Management Analytics Program, both at Queen’s University. He holds a B.Comm degree from St. Mary’s University, a PhD in Finance and Operations Research from Queen’s University, and an honorary doctorate from St. Mary’s University.
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Investment focus
  • SaaS, Software, Recruiting
  • Funding Round
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • TruLeaf
  • Ideal — Ideal is a talent intelligence system that helps enterprise teams make more accurate, efficient, and fair decisions. Discover our product!
WELL Ventures VC Fund · Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
WELL Ventures is a wholly-owned subsidiary of WELL Health Technologies Corp., whose mandate is to invest in exceptional leaders, entrepreneurs, and businesses supporting the global digital health ecosystem, with an emphasis on advancing innovative digital health initiatives in Canada.
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Investment focus
  • Health Care, VoIP, Medical
  • Seed, Pre-Seed, Funding Round
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Hasu — Confidential, safe and affordable online therapy with caring and compassionate mental health experts. Live better with Focus.
  • Tali AI — You can use Tali AI to dictate your medical notes directly into your Electronic Medical Records (EMR) software. Additionally, this extension will enable you to look up information from evidence-based medical databases at the point-of-care without needing to leave the EMR.
  • Cherry Health — Cherry Health is your medical network. Where healthcare connects, finds jobs and more.
Startup TNT VC Fund · Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Startup TNT is a non-profit organization that emphasizes community building of investors, entrepreneurs and cheerleaders, who gather every week and build friendships before companies. Previously generated more than $3 Million capital for local startups, TNT aims to transform Alberta into Canada's be
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Investment focus
  • Software, Health Care, Medical Device
  • Pre-Seed, Seed, Series B
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Scription — Scription offers maintenance companies the only end-to-end solution for pricing, selling, and managing personalized maintenance contracts.
  • Nimble Science — small intestine sampling technology - Nimble Science
  • Picketa Systems — Picketa Systems equips agribusinesses with Analysis Stations to perform plant tissue analysis in seconds
Green Century Investment VC Fund · Toronto, Ontario, Canada
GCI Capital is a Toronto based early stage Private Equity firm.
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Investment focus
  • Analytics, Enterprise Software, Software
  • Seed, Series B, Convertible Note
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Repable — Repable is an analytics company that is focused on the gaming industry.Repable provides broadcasters, teams, and enterprises with analytics and insights about the gaming and streaming industries to understand the financial and social impact of their interactions with their fans and public.Repable was founded by Sean Power and Heather AnneCarson in September 2015. And it is based in Toronto, Ontario.
  • TritonWear — TritonWear builds the world’s most accurate sports wearable and the only one that provides personalized, AI-based auto-coaching driven by an individual's data. By addressing the largest problem plaguing the projected $15B fitness and sports wearables market - inaccurate data and no actionable feedback - TritonWear has taken a unique positionin the market.
  • Graphite Software — We are all individuals and our mobile experience should be as unique as we are. Gain unique mobile experiences while taking control of your mobile privacy.
Micheal Hyatt Angel · Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Michael Hyatt is the Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of BlueCat Networks and a recipient of the Top 40 Under 40™ Award. BlueCat is a four-time winner of “Deloitte’s Fast 50” and has received Gartner’s highest “Strong Positive” rating. Michael also co-founded Dyadem, a highly successful software company that was acquired by IHS (NYSE: IHS).Michael is a weekly business commentator on CBC Newsworld and has been featured on the cover of Canadian Business Magazine. He is also a finalist in Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award and an active participant and lender for three special charities: Kiva.org, OneProsper and Future Possibilities for Kids.
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Investment focus
  • Software, SaaS, Self-Storage
  • Seed, Series A, Funding Round
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • MinuteBox — Secure legal entity management in the cloud. Minute books, transactions, compliance, document assembly, cap tables, e-signature, automated workflows
  • Enso Connect — Seamless digital guest experience from booking through the entire stay and long-lasting relationships after check-out. Vacation rentals & Hotels remarketing tool.
  • GoBolt — Logistics, Simplified. GoBolt is building a sustainable supply chain network. Delivering an end-to-end customer experience.
Rho Capital Partners VC Fund · New York, New York, United States
Rho Capital Partners is the parent company to Rho's four operating divisions, Rho Ventures, Rho Canada Ventures, Rho Fund Investors and Rho Acceleration.
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Investment focus
  • Information Technology, Software, Advertising
  • Funding Round, Series B, Series A
  • United States, Canada, Israel
Portfolio highlights
  • Toothio — Dental offices gain access to high-quality dental professionals, on-demand, while dental professionals can pick up work that fits their schedules.
  • evaluate.xyz — NFT Valuation Platform and Community
  • Pawlicy Advisor — Pawlicy Advisor provides free quotes, comparison charts, and help from licensed agents to get you the best pet insurance for your breed at the lowest rate.
David Henning Angel · Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
David Henning - Partner @ Otimo Retail
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Investment focus
  • Mobile, Software, Commercial
  • Seed, Funding Round
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Wirkn — Hyperlocal recruiting for retail, restaurants & hospitality.
  • Logiwa — Warehouse software and 3PL Software - empower companies to run a digital fulfillment network & grow their DTC business.
Strada Education Network VC Fund · Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
At Strada, we collaborate with students, policymakers, educators, and employers to ensure education provides equitable pathways to opportunity.
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Investment focus
  • Education, Higher Education, Universities
  • Grant, Series A, Funding Round
  • United States, Canada, Trinidad and Tobago
Portfolio highlights
  • Plum.io — Plum is revolutionizing how global enterprises hire, grow, and retain talent with the predictive power of psychometric data.
  • Doowii, Inc — Your data, Your questions, One easy AI tool. Only Doowii empowers you to access all your education data in one platform
  • The University of Texas System — The University of Texas System is one of the nation’s largest systems of public higher education with eight academic and six health institutions.University of Texas System to provide high-quality educational opportunities for the enhancement of the human resources of Texas, the nation and the world through intellectual and personal growth.
MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund VC Fund · Toronto, Ontario, Canada · 5 investments in the past 12 months
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Investment focus
  • Software, Artificial Intelligence, SaaS
  • Seed, Pre-Seed, Series A
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • ODAIA — Empowering Pharma's Next Generation of Engagement with HCPs
  • Vivid Machines — Digitizing permanent crop production | Vivid Machines | Ontario
  • InnerSpace — InnerSpace is the fastest way to transform your business and power the hybrid workplace strategy. Transforming workplace experience with insights into how people use a space and create innovative solutions that drive revenue and improve operations to hybrid offices.
Mike Tilley Angel
Mike Tilley
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Investment focus
  • SaaS, Software, Recruiting
  • Funding Round
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Alongside — The perfect hire is closer than you think. Source better candidates, provide great candidate experiences & give yourself the freedom to find the perfect fit.
Jim English Angel
Jim English, President, CEO states; "Since I joined the business out of college in 1974, 'Our Mission' has been to aggressively grow our business through Complete Customer Satisfaction. I understand the value of each customer over a lifetime.
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Investment focus
  • SaaS, Software, Recruiting
  • Funding Round
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Alongside — The perfect hire is closer than you think. Source better candidates, provide great candidate experiences & give yourself the freedom to find the perfect fit.
East Valley Ventures VC Fund · Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
East Valley is a startup accelerator and angel investor group in Atlantic Canada.
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Investment focus
  • Software, Information Technology, SaaS
  • Seed, Funding Round, Angel
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Passiv — Passiv makes it easy for you to manage your portfolio so that you can save more for retirement and spend more of your time enjoying life.
  • CIRCLES — You spend 1 hour a month with us on Zoom. We guide your content creation, build your LinkedIn funnel and bring in leads with 10x performing daily video campaigns.
  • Picketa Systems — Picketa Systems equips agribusinesses with Analysis Stations to perform plant tissue analysis in seconds
Kirk Simpson Angel · Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Kirk Simpson is the co-founder and CEO of Wave, a provider of cloud-based, integrated software and tools for small businesses. He has spent his career working in digital media with some of Canada’s largest media companies. Prior to Wave, Kirk started two other companies and through this, realized the pain of handling back-office tasks first-hand,which led him to create Wave. Since founding Wave, Kirk has helped the company grow to over 2 million total users, with over $25 million raised in capital.
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Investment focus
  • Finance, Sales, Banking
  • Seed, Angel, Series A
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Uvaro — Start your career in tech! Learn from experienced instructors, practice new skills and get feedback in a supportive community. Sign up today!
  • Ten Key Labs — Mantle is a next generation ownership and equity management platform for modern founders, powered by AI.
  • Float — Spend, track, approve, and reconcile all your CAD and USD expenses in one platform. Corporate cards tied with intelligent spend management software.
Ontario Centres of Excellence VC Fund · Toronto, Ontario, Canada · 4 investments in the past 12 months
The Ontario Centres of Excellence invests in projects and people to accelerate industry R&D to impact the Ontario economy through the commercialization of leading edge research.OCE invests in- Industry-Academic collaborative research- Commercialization of academic research through licensing and spin off companies- Early stage seedfinancing of start-ups- Skills development for high quality personnelThe Ontario Centres of Excellence is a not-for-profit corporation founded in 1987. Core funding is provided by the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation
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Investment focus
  • Software, Information Technology, Health Care
  • Seed, Grant, Pre-Seed
  • Canada, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • Uride — Welcome to Uride - your reliable and affordable ridesharing service with a community-focus. Enjoy the ease of quick pickups, lower fares, and a user-friendly app designed to make your travels smoother. Start riding today!
  • FluidAI Medical — Real-Time Monitoring for Anastomotic Leaks with Origin, by FluidAI. Early data shows FluidAI's Origin can detect leaks an average of 1.6 days earlier.
  • Novel Biotechnology — Novel Biotechnology operates as a biotechnology company and develops innovative solutions for plasmid DNA production.
Howard Stotland Angel · Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Howard Stotland - President @ Otimo Retail
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Investment focus
  • Mobile, Recruiting, Human Resources
  • Seed
  • Canada
Portfolio highlights
  • Wirkn — Hyperlocal recruiting for retail, restaurants & hospitality.
Matthew Cowan Angel · New York, New York, United States
Matthew Cowan is The Corporate Director At BitGo.
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Investment focus
  • Mobile, SaaS, Enterprise Software
  • Seed, Series B, Series D
  • United States, Canada, Israel
Portfolio highlights
  • Uvaro — Start your career in tech! Learn from experienced instructors, practice new skills and get feedback in a supportive community. Sign up today!
  • Hoodline — Get breaking news from Hoodline's local reporters with stories to inform you about politics, weather, real estate, business, dining, crime, & more.
  • LUUM — LUUM Lash is revolutionizing the beauty industry with the world's first robotic lash extensions. The power of machine learning, AI and robotics combine to help lash artists improve efficiency, precision and overall results.
Wesley Clover VC Fund · Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Terry Matthews is founder and Chairman of Wesley Clover. Since 1972, Terry has founded or funded more than 100 companies, including Mitel and Newbridge Networks. Today, Wesley Clover has interests around the world in next-generation companies focused on technologies and applications across many industries.
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Investment focus
  • Software, SaaS, Information Technology
  • Seed, Funding Round, Series A
  • Canada, United Kingdom, United States
Portfolio highlights
  • RFence — RFence is a start-up company that analyzes the radio frequency environment. They control the threats and risks involved, which is essential to keeping the site running smoothly and efficiently. They offer solutions that are designed for all sites with critical security needs for industrial sites such as logistics sites, government buildings, ports,airports, penitentiary facilities, etc.
  • VizioSense — VizioSense optimizes operations of Cities and Companies through Edge AI computer vision sensors respecting people's privacy.
  • Martello Technologies — Prioritize and resolve performance problems and optimize the Microsoft 365 and Teams user experience with Martello Vantage DX.
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