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Women in Technology Venture Fund

The BDC Capital Women in Technology (WIT) Venture Fund is one of the world’s largest venture capital funds dedicated to investing in women-led technology companies and helping to build a robust ecosystem to support women in tech today and in the future.

We are unique in that we have a dual mandate: To deliver a return on the investment and make a lasting impact on the Canadian tech ecosystem.

We do this in three ways:

Women in Technology Venture Fund

Direct Investment

We invest in women-led tech companies that bring together the right people, technology and resources to disrupt today’s markets.

Indirect Investment

We invest in emerging venture funds with at least one-woman partner, which have also committed to investing in women-led tech companies.

Ecosystem Development

We work with many partners to develop and support a self-sustaining ecosystem for women that provides mentorship, networking, and tools to ensure they thrive.

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How technology is reshaping the modern C-suite

How technology is reshaping the modern C-suite

The internet, data analytics and automation make well-rounded, tech-savvy and innovation-hungry leaders a necessity for success.

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Portfolio

We have co-invested in the following company

Women in Tech Videos

AI Assessment - Carlo Perez, Swift Medical

Carlo Perez, Co-Founder & CEO, discusses how AI can help deliver more effective care to patients....
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Our team

Michelle Scarborough
Michelle Scarborough

Managing Partner

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Steven Abrams
Steven Abrams

Partner

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Cynthia  van Sundert
Cynthia van Sundert

Director

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Alexander McIsaac
Alexander McIsaac

Principal

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Kimberly Yeung
Kimberly Yeung

Principal

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Erika Kurczyn
Erika Kurczyn

Director, portfolio

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Maria Nsouli
Maria Nsouli

Analyst

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Amy Pollard
Amy Pollard

Analyst

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Blair Sherman
Blair Sherman

Analyst

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Denisia Pereira
Denisia Pereira

Associate

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Latest news

16/08/2019

Nudge Rewards raises $11-million

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07/08/2019

BlueDot Secures $7M USD Series A Financing

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24/04/2019

Impact to-date: BDC Capital’s Women in Technology Venture Fund invests in 25 companies

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17/03/2019

Ontario construction software firm Bridgit raises $6.2-million

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19/02/2019

Sampler annonces $3M financing

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Looking for more resources?

We offer a variety of free, online learning tools that women entrepreneurs can use to fine tune their business knowledge and succeed (webinars, blogs, articles, e-books, podcasts, etc.)

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Are you ready?

If you are a women-led tech business with global ambition, let’s talk. Entrepreneurs may also apply for financing or leverage the many other tools and services that the bank offers. See below.

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