Venture Capital Investing

Advancing Novel and Sustainable Technologies.

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AVAC is a Canadian venture capital company which applies its knowledge, network, and capital to advance the commercialization of technology to achieve a sustainable world.

Carrot Ventures is AVAC's primary mechanism for achieving this goal. Carrot forms and funds new companies across the entire AgTech value chain. AVAC is also an active limited partner in select Canadian and U.S. venture capital funds.


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Carrot Ventures

Seeding New AgTech Ventures.

Carrot is AVAC Group's company formation platform. It is a business model to attract experienced leadership to vetted agricultural technology and form new companies.


Carrot is a venture studio focused on forming companies around novel and sustainable agricultural technologies. Carrot brings novel technologies and CEOs together to launch new AgTech companies solving major problems affecting Canadian agriculture.  Seed funding and guidance from Carrot fast tracks these companies to commercial success.

Carrot removes three of the major obstacles that result in the high failure rate of AgTech startups:

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Attracting a competent management team
and board of directors.

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Ensuring a market focus.

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Providing adequate seed
financing to support
the company.

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Fund Of Funds

Startup to Growth

Our fund of funds investing is a balanced mix of technology and AgTech fund investments. We have formed partnerships with top venture capital firms with proven records of success both in Canada and abroad.

AVAC Group is an investor in the following funds:

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About AVAC Group

For over 25 years, AVAC has supported technology companies at all stages, from startup through scaleup to exit.

Our team brings venture capital, entrepreneurial, business and governance experience, and access to industry leaders, to our portfolio companies and investment partners.

What Sets Us Apart?

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We invest across the all company stages, from formation to exit.

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We invest in the agriculture and technology sectors.

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We have broad fund exposure and experience investing in over 100 companies.

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