Inovia Capital

Inovia is an early stage venture capital firm that partners with visionary entrepreneurs to build the next generation of digital platforms and services. It seeks to invest in companies with a focus on mobile, consumer Internet, SaaS, Internet communications, software, digital media, information technology, telecommunication, e-commerce, connected devices, optical semiconductors, communications, networking, mobility, medical device, transaction processing payment, electronic payment and more. The firm seeks to invest in companies across North America and Quebec.

HQMontreal, CA
Size (employees)41 (est)+21%
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
Inovia Capital was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Montreal, CA

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Key People/Management at Inovia Capital

Chris Arsenault

Chris Arsenault

Managing Partner
Francois Gauvin

Francois Gauvin

Partner & CFO
Geoff Judge

Geoff Judge

Karamdeep Nijjar

Karamdeep Nijjar

Shawn Abbott

Shawn Abbott

Dan Freedman

Dan Freedman

Investment Venture Partner
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Inovia Capital Office Locations

Inovia Capital has offices in Montreal, Calgary, Toronto, San Francisco and in 1 other location
Montreal, CA (HQ)
3 Place Ville Marie
Calgary, CA
305 Pinnacle Ridge Pl
Toronto, CA
707-130 Bloor St W
London, GB
15-19 Bloomsbury Way
San Francisco, CA, US
168 S Park St, San Francisco
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Inovia Capital News and Updates

Inovia Capital expands European presence with $450m fund

Canadian venture capital firm Inovia Capital has closed its first transatlantic fund at $450m doubling down on its commitment to The post Inovia Capital expands European presence with $450m fund appeared first on CityAM.

Inovia Capital raises $450M for second growth-stage investment fund

Montreal-headquartered Inovia Capital has raised $450 million for Growth Fund II, the firm’s second growth-stage investment fund. The close of this funding comes just a little over two years after the announcement of its first in February 2019, a $400 million pool of investment capital that marked I…

Montreal-based Inovia Capital closes $450 million fund, signals expansion into Europe

Inovia Capital has closed a second fund totalling $450 million and has confirmed its increased interest in the European marketplace. A $400 million fund was announced in February of 2019, and with this newest round sees Inovia’s total capital under management at over $1.5 billion. Both new and exist…

Inovia Capital closes second fund at €377 million and increases commitment to European companies

Inovia Capital today announced the closing of its second growth fund with around €377 in committed capital. As part of the launch, Inovia is confirming its increased presence in Europe. The London team is led by Inovia Partner Patrick Pichette, who is recognized for chairing the board of Twitter and…

Tugboat Logic closes $10.8 million CAD led by Inovia Capital

Tugboat Logic, which provides automated tech for the security assurance market, has raised a $10.8 million CAD ($8 million USD) funding round. The round...

Magaly Charbonneau named partner and Montreal lead at Inovia Capital

Inovia Capital has added its newest partner, Magaly Charbonneau, who will also lead the firm’s Montreal office and investment activities. Charbonneau becomes a partner...
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Inovia Capital Online and Social Media Presence

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Inovia Capital Blogs

Handbook for New Board Members

Craft your unique position on a high-functioning corporate board.I have served as a director on several dozen boards and found that effective, high functioning boards are rare, but when achieved — contribute enormously to the success of the business, and offer an extremely rewarding personal experie…

The Future of (Relocating for) Work.

The Future of (Relocating for) WorkMuch has been written about the future of work and the ongoing impact of artificial intelligence and autonomous systems on the workforce. It’s confusing to figure out which projections are realistic and which aren’t. Will empathy-based jobs grow? Will repetitive wh…

Inovia Q4: Magaly Promoted to Partner, CTO Summit, US $17M in RenoRun

Magaly Charbonneau, Partner, will lead the Montreal investment team © Eva BlueIt’s a great day when we can announce the promotion of our own. After demonstrating exceptional leadership, we had two team members take on new titles this quarter. Magaly Charbonneau is now Partner, and will lead the Mont…

AlayaCare’s M&A Strategy Goes Global with Acquisition of Procura

Inovia Capital Partner Dennis Kavelman and AlayaCare Founder & CEO Adrian SchauerAlayaCare’s mission is to bring home care into the future by equipping providers with the technology they need to deliver better outcomes in a rapidly changing landscape of healthcare.Adrian Schauer, Founder & C…

From our family to yours, we wish you a great holiday season and a brilliant beginning to 2020.

From our family to yours, we wish you a great holiday season and a brilliant beginning to 2020. Just this year we closed US$615M in funding across our growth and venture funds, and our portfolio raised a combined CA$1B.We look forward to another high-energy year working with you.Thank you for being …

Inovia’s Magaly Charbonneau Promoted to Partner, Will Lead Montreal Office

One of our own has been promoted to Partner and I couldn’t be more pleased — for her, for our team and for the Montreal ecosystem. After 4 years of investing in and advising our rapidly-expanding and global team, and after 2 years courting and supporting great founders as a team member, Magaly Charb…
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Inovia Capital Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Inovia Capital founded?

    Inovia Capital was founded in 2001.

  • Who are Inovia Capital key executives?

    Inovia Capital's key executives are Chris Arsenault, Francois Gauvin and Geoff Judge.

  • How many employees does Inovia Capital have?

    Inovia Capital has 41 employees.

  • Where is Inovia Capital headquarters?

    Inovia Capital headquarters is located at 3 Place Ville Marie, Montreal.

  • Where are Inovia Capital offices?

    Inovia Capital has offices in Montreal, Calgary, Toronto, San Francisco and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Inovia Capital have?

    Inovia Capital has 5 offices.