CBGF 2019 Year in Review
Today, the Canadian Business Growth Fund (CBGF) celebrates the success that we and our portfolio companies have accomplished in our first full year of operations in 2019. We are honored to have been recognized as Provider of the Year by the Canadian Private Equity Summit, having grown our team to 20 people and partnered with 8 ambitious Canadian companies, in investments totaling $88.5 million of capital.
We are proud of the entrepreneurs that we have backed and excited to support their bold aspirations.
2019 PORTFOLIO HIGHLIGHTS
CBGF provides long-term, patient, minority capital to ambitious entrepreneurs to fund growth and expansion of mid-market businesses in Canada 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.