Harnessing the Internet of Things : An interview with Salil Munjal

More than 75 billion connected devices will come online by 2025, unleashing data-collection capabilities beyond imagination. In an interview with Globalive’s Anthony Lacavera, our very own Salil Munjal, Managing Partner, discusses the ways this data can be harnessed to transform the way we live and do business. You can watch the full… Read More

Our partners at Accelerate Fund II recognized as Investor of the Year

This week were held the inaugural Start Alberta Tech Awards in Calgary. We are proud to say that our partners at Accelerate Fund II won the Tech Investor of the Year, awarded to an individual or investment firm that has displayed the best investment acumen over the last year. Accelerate… Read More

Circle CV wins Deal of the Year at Start Alberta Tech Awards

One of our portfolio company, Circle Cardiovascular Imaging (Circle), has won the Deal of the Year at the inaugural Start Alberta Tech Awards. The Tech Deal of the Year was awarded to the tech company who has raised the largest amount of capital in its most recent fundraising round. Circle,… Read More

ThoughtWire Attracts International Business Leaders to its Advisory Board

Our IGF portfolio company, ThoughtWire, a leader in Operations Performance Management (OPM) for built environment, has formed a new Advisory Board comprised of leaders with decades of experience in building world-class companies in the areas of technology, government, private equity and healthcare. The Advisory Board is chaired by Yaletown’s Managing… Read More

Yaletown’s Sophie Gupta to Co-Chair CVCA Diversity Program.

Yaletown Principal, Sophie Gupta, has been named Co-Chair of Canada’s Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA) Diversity and Inclusion Program, alongside CVCA Board Chair, Whitney Rockley. The mandate of the Diversity Program is to pursue ways to improve diversity and inclusion in the Canadian venture capital and private equity… Read More

Congratulations to Yaletown’s Sophie Gupta On The Formation Of An Equality Funding Initiative: Investing In The Future Of Women Around The World

Yaletown is very proud to announce that Sophie Gupta, Principal, has co-led the design and development of the equality funding initiative announced today in Ottawa by The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie. We also recognize and congratulate Sophie’s co-leaders, Jessica Houssian, Senior Advisor, Women Moving… Read More

Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc. Announces $16M Series A Financing

Calgary, AB – Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc. (“Circle”), a Calgary-based, global innovator in cardiovascular imaging (“CVI”) post-processing software, today announced an investment of $16M led by growth-stage private equity firms Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors (Los Angeles, California) and Yaletown Partners (Vancouver, British Columbia). Circle works with… Read More

Yaletown chosen as fund manager for $20M of Ontario’s cleantech investments

The Ontario Capital Growth Corporation (OCGC) today announced selection of two fund managers to oversee its Ontario-based cleantech business investments. Yaletown Partners will oversee an investment of the $20M in Ontario-made next generation cleantech through an investment in its Innovation Growth Fund. “Yaletown is delighted that OCGC… Read More

Startup Genome 2018 Startup Report highlights the promise of intelligent industry

The new Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2018 released by the Startup Genome and Global Entrepreneurship network highlights a key milestone in the innovation economy today: we are in a new global era of industry-focused technology. Yaletown Partners intelligent industry focus aligns squarely… Read More

Newsletter – IGF second investment, ThoughtWire attracts $20M

It’s been a busy winter for Yaletown, with the second investment of our new Innovation Growth Fund into Toronto-based ThoughtWire, who joins Vancouver’s Finn.ai as the first members of our IGF portfolio. With that coast-to-coast layup, we’re setting the… Read More