TELUS Ventures strives to seamlessly connect millions of people, companies, and communities by strategically investing in the most advanced and innovative solutions that have the potential to drive significant growth, impact and scale and are strategically aligned to the broader TELUS mandate.
TELUS Ventures is one of Canada’s most active corporate venture capital funds. Since 2001, we’ve invested and helped more than 80 market transforming companies tackle some of today's biggest challenges by enhancing their visibility, expanding their business relationships, and driving new business opportunities.
What we're looking for
TELUS Ventures is focused on enabling an ecosystem of innovation by partnering with disruptive, market-transforming companies in early-to-late stage development a focus on the following areas.
Ag Tech: Solutions which can connect the field-to-fork supply chain, controlled environment agriculture and Ag-focused FinTech
Connected consumer: Solutions and enabling technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, smart devices and intelligent platforms to transform and redefine the connected consumer experience.
Digital Health: Solutions that drive better health outcomes by accelerating the delivery and effectiveness of healthcare at all levels on the care continuum.
Smart Cities and IoT: Solutions that leverage TELUS’ superior network (4G and 5G) to enable the next generation of Smart Cities, Intelligent Transportation and value added services
TELUS Ventures is an active investment partner
We work with best-in-class partners to source, nurture and scale innovation. Our established partner network includes leading incubator, accelerator and global co-investment partners as well as a global consortium of telecom companies with CVC arms.
TELUS Ventures is actively involved in portfolio companies, working directly with management. Our team members regularly act as board members and board observers, lending leadership and experience to guide their growth and success. We provide access to TELUS’ technologies and broadband networks and opportunities to promote our portfolio companies’ solutions across our ecosystem.