Canada’s first and only disruptive technology early-stage fund,
supporting one of the fastest growing technology markets in the world.

In the news

TODAY IN FUNDING: BRINK BIONICS, NEXUS ROBOTICS, CONNECT&GO
Five Canadian startups have announced fresh funding to fuel their growth. Brink Bionics raises $350,000 in seed financing.
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BACKED BY SHOPIFY CO-FOUNDER SCOTT LAKE, RISC CAPITAL LAUNCHES NEW EARLY-STAGE FUND FOCUSED ON DEEP TECH
RiSC Capital has secured a first close of just over $7 million for its new fund.
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about us

As engineers, we are both dedicated to finding and digging deep into creative, game-changing tech and investing in the future of what it can become and do for Canada. We support and develop the next generation of leaders, bringing a depth of management experience and support to every company we invest in.

Our discipline and experience is what sets us apart. We drill down into companies to find their magic, we identify best-in-class technology and companies that demonstrate a firm grasp of their market and have developed a product to fit it. And we work closely with university and non-university incubators to find them.

We invest solely in the under-serviced sector of earliest/seed capital because we know we can have a meaningful impact on the companies that need capital the most, and because we know that by doing so, we can deliver the best possible returns for our investors.

We are the first-choice investor of Canada’s tech start-up leaders.
We are RiSC Capital.

Colin Webster
Co-founder
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Scott Pelton
Co-founder
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Roger Singh
Advisor
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WHY US

Investing early in disruptive technology.

We welcome technical risk because we understand it. We know how to identify opportunities that scare others off.

Our deep knowledge and experience allows us to mitigate that risk and use it to our, and our investors’, advantage.

We have been investing in Start-Ups for over 15 years each and know what it takes to get an investment to the finish line.

mission

To be the first-choice investor of Canada’s tech start-up leaders.
  • To identify, empower, support and nurture home-grown technology.
  • To give Canadian talent a reason and a way to stay in Canada.
  • To provide Canadian investors with an opportunity to invest in Canada’s rich tech market, and keep their returns in Canada.

values

We Are
We are dedicated to supporting Canada’s tech start-up culture at the earliest stages of investment.
We Believe
We believe in supporting founders and products that are breaking the rules, changing the landscape and disrupting the way we look at the world.
We Do
We take risks in ground-breaking technology because we understand it and want to be a part of it.

contact us

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15 Prince Arthur Ave.
Toronto, ON.  Canada
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