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ScaleUP Ventures

Investor type Micro VC


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Total investments 44
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 26
Rounds per year 7.33
Lead investments 5
Follow on index
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Exits 1
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • SaaS
  • Information Technology
  • Security

In 2016 was created ScaleUP Ventures, which is appeared as VC. The company was established in North America in Canada. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Toronto.

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 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight MedStack, Cinchy, RenoRun. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Network Security, Mobile Advertising. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the ScaleUP Ventures, startups are often financed by Real Ventures, Spark Capital, Red Sea Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Real Ventures, iNovia Capital, Valor Equity Partners. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Real Ventures, iNovia Capital, Silicon Valley Bank.

The important activity for fund was in 2019. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. The real fund results show that this VC is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The average startup value when the investment from ScaleUP Ventures is 500 millions - 1 billion dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Information Technology
$26M01 Jun 2022 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada


Financial Services
Information Technology
$70M18 Jan 2022 Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Rose Rocket

$25M13 Oct 2021 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Coconut Software

Task Management
$22M05 Oct 2021 Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada


Information Technology
$65M15 Sep 2021 (Old) Ottawa, Ontario, Canada


Content Creators
Social Media
Social Media Marketing
$15M26 Aug 2021 Old Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Cloud Infrastructure
Communications Infrastructure
Developer APIs
$120M17 Jun 2021 San Francisco, California, United States


Information Technology
Mobile Apps
$100K29 Mar 2021 Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt


Information Technology
$15M19 Jan 2021 (Old) Ottawa, Ontario, Canada


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