CBGF 2018 Year in Review

  • Completed raise of $545 million evergreen fund with the goal of supporting Canadian entrepreneurs to reach their full potential
  • Launched Canadian Business Growth Fund in June 2018
  • Completed two investments, deploying over $26 million
  • Expanded our team to 16 members


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Lift Auto Group is a Kelowna-based consolidator of automotive collision repair centers across Western Canada.

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PayBright is a technology-enabled point-of-sale real-time consumer payments and lending platform based in Toronto, ON.


Helen Burton

Mark D’Silva

Karoline Elkind

Brian Hefter

Brian Hefter

Nathalie Mercure

Nathalie Mercure

George Rossolatos

Dale Tingley

Hai Tran-Viet

Hai Tran-Viet


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CBGF provides long-term, patient, minority capital to ambitious entrepreneurs to fund growth and expansion of mid-market businesses with investments between $3 and $20 million. An evergreen investment fund with an initial capital commitment of $545 million and projected future contributions to reach $1 billion, CBGF is committed to long-term partnerships with the companies it invests in. As part of its mission to drive growth, CBGF connects business leaders and sector experts to help its partner businesses achieve their full potential.