Membership Directory

Our membership is comprised of institutional investors, venture capital and private equity firms, strategic investors and the firms who advise them.


Institutional Investors


Alberta Enterprise

Our focus is on funds that have a strong commitment to Alberta including a full-time presence in the province.


Kensington Capital

A leading independent Canadian investor in alternative assets.

Venture Capital / Private Equity Firms


Accelerate Fund II

Co-invests alongside Angel investors in financing rounds in private, early stage Alberta companies in knowledge-based industries including.


Bioenterprise Capital

Focuses exclusively on innovative global agricultural technology. Targeting high growth potential companies from seed capital through to mature expansion opportunities.


Evok Innovations

A first of its kind investment partnership uniting Canada's oil and gas companies with the BC Cleantech CEO Alliance to fund and accelerate the development and commercialization of transformative energy solutions. 

Panache Ventures

Canada's most active seed stage venture capital fund. Panache is led by a team of experienced operators, with a strong angel investor track record, years of institutional VC experience and a strong network in Canada, in Silicon Valley and worldwide. The fund has a founders-first philosophy, a commitment to diversity and strategically co-invests with smart angel investors and seed stage funds.


Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. It is one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies that provides personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. 

Triwest Capital Partners

Triwest works closely with their management partners, together proactively putting in place a strategy that maximizes growth potential and value creation by emphasizing operational excellence and an efficient capital structure.  

AVAC Group

An Alberta-based investment company investing in promising early-stage commercial ventures in value-added agribusiness, information and communications technologies, life sciences, and other industrial technology sectors.


Builders VC

An early-stage venture capital firm focused on investing where technology meets new business models to modernize antiquated industries including healthcare, agriculture, industrials, and real-estate. Builders operates offices in San Francisco, Calgary and Chicago where they manage the Builders Studio, which provides functional help to assist portfolio companies. 


Inovia Capital

Believes value is a process, not an outcome. It evolves as we discover and refine what connects us – both in celebrating wins and overcoming setbacks. It grows as we free ourselves from old patterns and circumstances. To us, perfecting value is a craft. It is the harmony of analysis and empathy. It is our passion and our mission. Read on to learn how we support people, performance and possibilities.

Platform Calgary

Empowering People. Building the next economy.

The next wave of shared prosperity is being generated in our city, in front of our eyes. By working together, we can make Calgary a global hub for startups and innovation. Platform Calgary is focused on place-making, acceleration and advocacy.


Valhalla Angels

Brings entrepreneurs and investors together to raise financing for their start­up company present to our group of investors at forums across North America every month. The investors establish the actions of the forum; the rules and the areas of interest.

Azure Capital Partners

Investing in early stage technology companies that are at the forefront of a transformative opportunity for growth. 

BDC Venture Capital

BDC Venture Capital is an investor of choice focusing on venture funds as well as IT, healthcare, and energy/clean technology companies with high growth potential.

Enertech Capital

A pioneer in energy and clean energy, investing since 1996, is a firm focused on funding energy technology ventures that address the global opportunity for cleaner, cheaper and more efficient energy usage. 

McRock Capital

A venture capital firm focused exclusively on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).  McRock invests in companies throughout Canada and the US that are providing software solutions to enable the digital oilfield, grid automation, advanced manufacturing and smart city markets.

Relay Ventures

An early stage capital firm focused exclusively on mobile software, services, technology and content. Since its inception in 2008, Relay has maintained an exclusive focus on mobile and today one in two smartphones in the world run software from Relay portfolio companies.

Yaletown Venture Partners

Backed by leading institutional investors and a network of successful technology entrepreneurs, executives, and angel investors, Yaletown leverages its network to seek out the most promising early stage Cleantech and IT companies in Western Canada and the US Pacific Northwest.

Strategic Investor

Enbridge Inc.

A Canadian company and North American leader in delivering energy and has been included on the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World ranking for the past five years. As a transporter of energy, Enbridge operates, in Canada and the U.S., the world's longest crude oil and liquids transportation system. 

Professional Advisors

Bennett Jones LLP

An internationally recognized Canadian law firm founded and focused on principles of professional excellence, integrity, respect and independent thought. 

Collins Barrows

Canada's largest association of Chartered Accountancy firms, Collins Barrows works with entrepreneurial companies by providing advice and a wide range of services that assist with profitability, tax minimization, regulatory compliance and more. 

Torys LLP

A respected international business law firm with a reputation for quality, innovation and teamwork. Our experience, our collaborative practice style, and the insight and imagination we bring to our work have made us our clients' choice for their largest and most complex transactions as well as for general matters in which strategic advice is key.

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

BLG is the largest Canadian full-service law firm focusing on business law, litigation and intellectual property solutions. They provide bilingual services in virtually every area of law and represents a wide range of regional, national and multinational organizations. 


A leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and nine offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business challenges, providing exceptional value and putting clients at the centre of all we do. 

Gowling WLG

An international law firm built on the belief that the best way to serve you is to be in tune with your world, aligned with your opportunity and ambitious for your success.


A leader in Canadian business law with a singular focus – your business. With an integrated network of offices in Toronto, Montréal, Calgary, Ottawa, Vancouver and New York, we have an undisputed reputation for solving problems, removing obstacles, and providing the answers you need, when you need them.