Capital is the lifeblood of any early stage company and we are looking to invest in great entrepreneurs, great teams, great companies, and great technologies.

Sound like you? If so, we want to know more.

As your equity partner, we can help turn your venture into something extraordinary. We’re more than just money. We provide hands-on business advisory services, tailored to meet the unique – and evolving – needs of your promising technology company.

We manage the Nova Scotia First Fund. The fund targets emerging venture-grade technology companies with high growth potential and attractive risk-return prospects. We co-invest with institutional, private sector and angel investors from across Canada and beyond. Check out some of our investment portfolio companies. (New-ish to venture capital? Learn about the investment process.)

Our fund has capacity to invest in new opportunities. Is the next opportunity yours?

We bring more than just investment capital. We’ll work side-by-side with you to figure out your immediate struggles and the steps needed to overcome them. Once that’s achieved, together we’ll determine what’s needed next for sustained competitiveness and business growth. A network of advisors, mentors and service providers complements our in-house business expertise. (Learn about our investment team.)

Every company has its own distinct needs for business assistance. Our investment team will help you with yours. Fundamental business planning, intellectual property protection strategies, product development, financial management, value proposition development, human resource management, sales and distribution channel strategies and competitive analysis are just a sample of the areas of expertise you’ll have within arm’s reach as our client.