Close Many team members at Unicorn Nest are Ukrainians affected by Russian aggression. We do our best to solve any issues and answer your questions in the shortest possible time frames but some delays are possible.

Panache Ventures

Investor type Micro VC
Founders Mike Cegelski Nicolas Jacques-Bouchard


Unlock datapoints

Portfolio analytics



News & Media

Add fund to favorites
Save this fund for later to form your own custom list of funds
This summary is composed by our algorithm based on the analysis of the deals. If you think that some of this information is not accurate, please let us know about it and provide any supporting evidences if possible. Such cases will be analyzed by our ML-algorithm and implemented in our database, which will improve this summary.
Total investments 110
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 76
Rounds per year 27.50
Lead investments 12
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 1
Key employees 10
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Information Technology
  • E-Commerce
  • FinTech

Panache Ventures is the famous VC, which was founded in 2018. The main department of described VC is located in the Montru00e9al. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in Canada.

This organization was formed by Nicolas Jacques-Bouchard. The overall number of key employees were 10.

The high activity for fund was in 2019. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The fund is constantly included in 13-24 investment rounds annually. When the investment is from Panache Ventures the average startup value is 5-10 millions dollars. Considering the real fund results, this VC is 7 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight MedStack, dfuse, Lane. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Health Care, Analytics. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Canada. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Panache Ventures, startups are often financed by Creative Destruction Lab, Y Combinator, Techstars. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are iNovia Capital, ScaleUP Ventures, Hike Ventures. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Y Combinator, Spider Capital, Silicon Valley Bank.

Read more

Related Funds

Funds investing in previous rounds
These funds often invest in the rounds preceeding the rounds of Panache Ventures:
Typical Co-investors
Panache Ventures is more likely to invest in rounds together with the following funds:
Funds investing in following rounds
These funds have a tendency to invest in the following rounds after Panache Ventures:

Funds with similar focus

Funds from Canada
Funds with similar focus located in Canada:
Funds with the same geo focus
Funds with similar geography of portfolio companies:
Funds doing lead investments
Funds with similar focus acting as lead investors:

Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$1M31 May 2022 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Financial Services
Mobile Apps
$5M24 May 2022 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Financial Services
Wealth Management
$3M26 Apr 2022 Calgary, Canada


Food and Beverage
Food Delivery
$1M28 Mar 2022 Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Big Data
Information Technology
Machine Learning
Predictive Analytics
Real Estate
$1M17 Mar 2022 Edmonton, Canada


Mobile Apps
Productivity Tools
$3M07 Mar 2022 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada


$13M10 Feb 2022 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Legal Tech
$1M17 Jan 2022 Edmonton, Canada


Mobile Apps
Private Social Networking
$1M22 Nov 2021 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
AON3D Secures $11.5M & Manufactures First 3D Printed Parts for the Moon

– AON3D announced their $11.5M Series A funding and a partnership with Astrobotic for their historic Peregrine Moon Lander (PM1) mission.
– This brings the company’s total funding to $14.2M.
SineWave Ventures led the round with participation from AlleyCorp, Y Combinator Continuity, BDC Capital, EDC, Panache Ventures, MANA Ventures, top social-media influencers Josh Richards & Griffin Johnson, and leading Silicon Valley angels.
– The funding will be used to invest in 3D printing R&D, continue onboarding talent to support a growing enterprise, and provide clients with best-in-class support to achieve their 3D printing needs. Raises $10M in Series A Funding

–, a Toronto, Canada-based data science powered sales performance company, raised $10m in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Crosslink Capital with participation from Golden Ventures, Panache Ventures, Uncork Capital, and Xfund.
– The new investment will be used to scale the company’s engineering teams and expand its business reach across the mid-market and enterprise segment.


  • No reviews are submitted yet.
Do you want more?
We provide dozens of additional datapoints about this fund.
Sign up and get access to full fund profile and advanced analysis.
Full team
Industries heatmap
Stages heatmap
Georgaphy breakdown
Portfolio analysis
Performance indexes
Latest highlights
Unlock all data
Do you represent Panache Ventures?
Get access to manage this page
Get in touch
Found incorrect info? Let us know!

You can raise money with us faster

Get matched with relevant funds

Find decision makers data

Connect with investors by email

Remind me later
...and save more than 200 hours*
*-Our recommendation and outreach system saves up to 200 hours of founder time on fundraising for seed and series A+ startups
We use LinkedIn only to verify your account. We don't import or message your contacts, nor post on your behalf.
By creating an account, you agree to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
Crunchbase icon

Content report

The following text will be sent to our editors: