500 Startups Canada

Global venture capital seed fund and network of startup programs.

About

500 Startups is a venture capital firm on a mission to discover and back the world’s most talented entrepreneurs, help them create successful companies at scale, and build thriving global ecosystems. We were the most active seed stage venture capital firm in the world in 2015, according to CB Insights in 2016. Since its inception in 2010, 500 has provided hundreds of millions of investment dollars, acceleration programs, and support services to thousands of entrepreneurs in over 60 countries.

500 Startups has made 60+ Canadian investments out of its Silicon Valley main funds including Breather, Influitive, Unbounce, CareGuide and more. 500 Startups Canada, a fund launched in 2017, made an additional 30+ investments into early-stage startups across the country.