OMERS Ventures


Launched in 2011, OMERS Ventures is the venture capital arm of OMERS, the pension plan for Ontario’s municipal employees. Over the last five years, OMERS Ventures has invested more than $340 million of capital in nearly 30 disruptive technology companies across North America, creating over 5,000 jobs, and attracting an additional $1.2 billion for our portfolio companies.Our portfolio companies include: 360insights, AmpMe, Busbud, Citizen Hex, D2L, DCG, Fusebill, Hootsuite, Hopper, Interaxon, Jobber, Kaleo, Klipfolio, Klue, Leafsift, League, Mojix, Nudge, Ranovus, Rover, Shopify (IPO 2015 - NYSE & TSX: SHOP),, Vidyard, Vision Critical, Wattpad, Wave.OMERS Ventures operates out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and has a global outlook on innovation and emerging technologies.


Series B

Focus area

Consumer, Healthcare




Name: Damien Steel
Title: Managing Partner and Head of Ventures

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