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Sustainable Development Technology Canada

Investor type Government Office


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Total investments 255
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 216
Rounds per year 12.14
Lead investments 139
Follow on index
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Exits 23
Key employees 2
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Areas of investment

  • Energy
  • Renewable Energy
  • Manufacturing
  • Information Technology
  • CleanTech

In 2001 was created Sustainable Development Technology Canada, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Ottawa. The fund was located in North America if to be more exact in Canada.

This Sustainable Development Technology Canada works on 22 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The important activity for fund was in 2017. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2013. The fund is generally included in 7-12 deals every year. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 39 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 participants. Despite the Sustainable Development Technology Canada, startups are often financed by Cycle Capital, BDC Venture Capital, Chrysalix Venture Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Cycle Capital, BDC Capital Corporation, Anges Quu00e9bec Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Entrepreneurs Fund, Cycle Capital, Chrysalix Venture Capital.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Hortau, Ranovus, Bioline AgroSciences. 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 Recycling, Information Technology. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 6-10 years to receive the investment from the fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Zen Electric Bikes

$100K05 May 2022 Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada


Supply Chain Management
$79K04 May 2022 -

Sollum Technologies

Assistive Technology
$2M06 Apr 2022 Montreal, Quebec, Canada

SPARK Microsystems

Energy Efficiency
Internet of Things
$5M31 Mar 2022 Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Pulse Industrial

Industrial Design
$2M25 Feb 2022 Kitchener, Ontario, Canada


Big Data
$3M07 Feb 2022 Edmonton, Canada

Open Ocean Robotics

$2M02 Dec 2021 Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Polar Sapphire

$4M01 Dec 2021 Mississauga, Ontario, Canada


Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing
Waste Management
$2M30 Nov 2021 Montreal, Quebec, Canada


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