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Company Overview of OMERS Ventures

Company Overview

OMERS Ventures is a private equity and venture capital firm specializing in investing in all stages from seed stage to pre-IPO rounds, early stage, later stage, and growth capital. The firm is an institutional angel investor. It seeks to invest in technology, media, and telecommunications with a focus on human-computer interfaces, hardware platforms, mobile and enterprise software; clean technology; and life-sciences. The firm invests in North America with a focus on North Canada and the United States but may also consider investments in Europe or other parts of the world on a case by case basis. It typically invests between CAD$0.5 million ($0.48 million) and CAD$2 million ($1.92 million) i...

200 Bay Street

Suite 1410, South Tower

Toronto, ON M5J 2J2


Founded in 2011





Key Executives for OMERS Ventures

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Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2015.

OMERS Ventures Key Developments

OMERS Ventures Eyes Acquisitions

OMERS Ventures is seeking acquisitions. The company plans to raise up to CAD 300 million through the launch of a third fund in 2017. The proceeds will be utilised to invest in early stage technology firms, its Chief Executive Officer, John Ruffolo said.

OMERS Ventures Presents at Cantech Investment Conference, Jan-26-2016 10:00 AM

OMERS Ventures Presents at Cantech Investment Conference, Jan-26-2016 10:00 AM. Venue: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, 255 Front Street West, Toronto, ON, M5V 2W6, Canada. Speakers: John Ruffolo, Chief Executive Officer.

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