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We are the largest angel network in Canada

In 2007, Québec businessman Richard Bruno returned to Montreal after several years working in Chicago, where he discovered the concept of "angel groups" : networks of high-net-worth individuals who invest capital in high-growth potential startups.

While the concept of angel groups was very popular in the U.S., Richard Bruno was surprised to learn that it did not yet exist in Québec. So he said to himself, why not here?

He then took upon himself to recruit the expertise of former business partners whom he knew passionate about entrepreneurship and investment: Louis Saint-Jacques, Nathalie Beauregard and Martin Duchaîne. Together, they set up an organization which, a year later, would be known as Anges Québec.

Ten years later, Anges Québec has become a leader in the Québec early stage investment ecosystem. To date, our 230 members have invested more than $ 113M in the Québec economy, couting more than 150 companies in its portfolio.

 

OUR MISSION

FOR ENTREPRENEURS

Anges Québec invest in early-stage innovative businesses across all sectors of activity as well as in real estate projects. We believe that the best way to propel a business to success is to surround it with value-added investors who bring capital, expertise and a business network which opens doors. Our offer is designed for entrepreneurs looking for $ 300k or more. Discover our approach and our selection criteria.

 

FOR INVESTORS

Anges Québec offers its members the possibility of making profitable investments in startups accross all sectors of activity, in all regions of the province of Québec. In order to do this, we identify the best innovative entrepreneurs and real estate developers while supporting angel investors in the investment process. Find out how to become a member and the exclusive benefits that comes along with joining the largest angel network in Canada.