Get new investment opportunities, VC news and Brightspark updates in your inbox! Subscribe to our mailing list.

Accessible Venture Capital

We're not your typical VC firm. At Brightspark, individual investors can invest with us in exceptional Canadian early-stage tech companies.

Sign up to get started

Join our successes

Brightspark has twice won the prestigious CVCA Deal of the Year Award

Invest alongside the pros

Our Managing Partners have been VC investors in Canada for 15+ years

Get great returns

In the past 10 years, Brightspark has achieved an average value of over 4X invested capital*
How It Works

Portfolio highlights

We have invested in some of the best early-stage companies in Canada.   Here’s a sample of our investments:

Currently Funding
Currently Funding
Acquired by Salesforce

Some members of the Brightspark family

Ben Zifkin

CEO, Hubba

Brightspark invested over $2.5M
Top 3 New Startups Award by KPMG
Marcel Lebrun

CEO, Radian6

Brightspark made a 27X return
CVCA Deal of the Year Award
Frederic Lalonde

CEO, Hopper

Brightspark led all seed investments
Winner of Webby, Apple & Google Play awards
Tim Szeto

CEO, Nano Magnetics

Groundbreaking magnet innovation
Brightspark co-invested with Horizons Ventures
Lindsey Goodchild

CEO, Nudge Rewards

Brightspark led first VC investment
Customer traction in Canada, US & Australasia
Pierre Donaldson

Chairman & CEO, nGuvu

Revolutionizing the contact center experience
Brightspark led the first VC round, co-invested with Desjardins Capital

See what we're about

What is Brightspark?

Meet our investors

Our portfolio companies