Brightspark Ventures

By mmuise

Brightspark is a veteran venture capital firm that invests in exceptional early-stage Canadian tech companies and aims to work with them through their entire journey.

Comments on Funding:

Brightspark Ventures aims to lead or co-lead the first round investment, and reserve follow-on capital as the companies they invested in grow.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must be:

  • talented and experienced tech entrepreneurs;
  • early-stage Canadian tech companies.

    Brightspark Ventures' portfolio companies have this in common:
  • ambition to build a global company;
  • markets where money is being spent today;
  • a technology component: deep IP, etc;
  • some traction, validation, and customers they can talk to;
  • aligned interests and a positive culture.
Application Steps:

The best introductions come through someone Brightspark Ventures knows, and we highly recommend that applicants first look for a referral.

If applicants can’t find one, please connect with them using the button on the website or email

Documentation Needed:

Applicants must include in their submission:
1. a short elevator pitch;
2. pitch deck or business summary doc;
3. their contact information.

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