Patrick Lor Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 4


Patrick Lor General Information


Mr. Patrick Lor serves as a Partner at Panache Ventures. He was a Co-Founder of IStock. He serves as a Board Observer at FISPAN. He also served as Partner at 500 Startups Canada. He helped pioneer the microstock industry, as co-founder of iStockphoto, the world's first crowd sourced stock photography community. Upon his departure, the company was selling over 12 million images annually, and was sold to Getty Images for US$50 million in 2006. Most recently, he was head of North American operations for Fotolia, a stock photography community backed by private equity firm KKR. He is also active in the technology startup ecosystem as an advisor, mentor, angel investor, teacher, and community leader. Organizations he contributes to include:,,, University of Calgary, Mount Royal University, Highline, and FounderFuel. He also served as Advisor at iNovia Capital.

Business Details

Year Founded
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Patrick Lor Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Spocket 20-Jul-2018 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000 06-Apr-2018 0000 00000 00000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 0000000 000
Creative Market 17-Jan-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000
4iiii Innovations 23-Mar-2013 00000 (00000 Recreational Goods Generating Revenue 0000000 000
Poppy Barley 23-Mar-2013 Angel (individual) Footwear Generating Revenue 0000000 000
Allocadia 30-Jan-2013 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000

Patrick Lor Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Poppy Barley 01-Feb-2023 Secondary Transaction - Private
4iiii Innovations 01-Aug-2022 000000000 00000000
Allocadia 13-Dec-2021 Buyout/LBO
Creative Market 30-Apr-2020 Merger/Acquisition

Patrick Lor Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Patrick Lor Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Patrick Lor Angel Investor 00 0 0 Calgary, Canada

Patrick Lor FAQs

  • Who is Patrick Lor?

    Patrick Lor is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Patrick Lor?

    Patrick Lor is an angel investor.

  • What does Patrick Lor do?

    As an angel investor, Patrick Lor invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Patrick Lor invested in?

    Patrick Lor has made numerous investments in companies like Spocket,, and Creative Market within the Business/Productivity Software, Software Development Applications, and Multimedia and Design Software industries.

  • What has Patrick Lor invested in recently?

    Patrick Lor's latest investment was on 20-Jul-2018 in Spocket, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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