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Investor type Private Equity Firm
Founders Marc Beauchamp


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Total investments 23
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 22
Rounds per year 0.57
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 9
Key employees 13
Stages of investment
Private Equity

Areas of investment

  • Manufacturing
  • Financial Services
  • FinTech
  • Health Care
  • E-Commerce

In 1981 was created Novacap, which is appeared as VC. The main department of described VC is located in the Longueuil. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in Canada.

The fund was created by Marc Beauchamp. The overall number of key employees were 13.

Deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 80 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The important activity for fund was in 2017. The average startup value when the investment from Novacap is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the Novacap, startups are often financed by Goldman Sachs, Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec.

For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Canada. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Energy, Nutrition. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Pivotal Payments.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

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Financial Services
Real Estate
02 Sep 2021 Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Canada Diagnostic Centres

Health Care
Health Diagnostics
06 Jul 2021 Calgary, Canada


01 Jun 2021 Montréal, Quebec, Canada


30 Jan 2020 Canada, Quebec


Information Technology
Oil and Gas
$477M01 Jan 2020 Quebec, Quebec, Canada


Financial Services
$270M12 Dec 2019 Montreal, Quebec

Noble Foods

Health Care
20 Jun 2018 Pointe-Claire, Quebec, Canada


Consumer Goods
03 Apr 2018 Vaughan, Ontario, Canada

15 Feb 2018 Canada, Quebec, Canada


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