Investment Strategy

Ecofuel Fund

The Ecofuel Fund, an impact investor in the cleantech sector, pairs up with exceptional entrepreneurs to invest in seed stage companies. These companies from Eastern Canada need to own intellectual property on disruptive technologies with environmental added value. Through its extended network of partners and investors, the Ecofuel Fund deploys expertise and “smart capital” in its portfolio companies to help them become sustainable and profitable business that are globally competitive. The Ecofuel Fund can invests up to $1.5M per round in these selected companies.

Ecofuel Fund’s investment sectors targeted are:

Energies (renewable energy, distribution and storage, biofuels, energy efficiency, etc.) ;

Water and air : production, distribution, treatment ;

Waste treatment ;

Improvement of industrial processes (fluids, recycling, waste, chemicals, etc) ;

Smart Transportation ;

Agriculture ;

Environmental biotechnologies.

Because growing innovating companies requires more than capital, we leverage our resources and network of strategic partners and collaborators to:

Identify high potential disruptive ventures

Ease portfolio companies access to a first round of investment

Support entrepreneurs to help them reduce technology and business risks associated to innovative technologies; and then

Improve the pipeline of qualified investment opportunities in cleantech.

The Ecofuel Fund works with exceptional entrepreneurs leading innovative companies that are developing disruptive technologies. We are looking for determined, goal-oriented teams wanting to change the world through delivering clean technologies based on sound economic models.