Anthony Lacavera Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 1


Anthony Lacavera General Information


Mr. Anthony Lacavera is the Founder & serves as Chairman at Globalive Capital. He serves as Limited Partner at Diagram Ventures. He is the Founding Partner of the Creative Destruction Lab. He also serves as Board Member at Socati and HyperBlock Technologies. He also serves as Co-Founder and Vice Chairman at Gibraltar Ventures (Toronto). He also serves as the Board Member at CRG. He serves as the CEO at Globalive XMG. He serves as Board Member at The Next 36. He also serves as Venture Advisor at Relay Ventures. He is the Chairman and CEO of the Globalive Group and Wind Mobile and is a Canadian-born telecom entrepreneur. He served as a Board Member at Trilogy International Partners. He founded Globalive in 1998 and co-founded Wind Mobile in 2008. The Globalive Group has founded, seeded, financed, operated, and divested of various assets in the Internet, Communications, and Technology sectors. He was named CEO of the Year in Canada for 2010 by the Globe and Mail's Report on Business Magazine and was named one of Canada's Top 40 Under 40 in 2006. He is a founding member of the Art Gallery of Ontario's Galleria Italia. He is an active supporter of the University of Toronto as well as the University of Toronto's Engineering School where he graduated with a degree in Computer Engineering in 1997. He supports entrepreneurship in Canada through programs such as the Next 36, mentors and finances young entrepreneurs, and speaks regularly to university and college-level business students about entrepreneurship. He also serves as the Chief Executive Officer at OneConnect Services and is Chairman of the same. He also serves as a Board Member at Founders Advantage Capital. He serves as Board Member at Flexiti. He Founded & served as Chairman at Globalive Technology. He also founded and was CEO of WIND Mobile, which he sold for USD$1.3 billion after it grew to become Canada's fourth-largest wireless carrier. A serial entrepreneur, he started his first business out of university with a small business loan from the Royal Bank of Canada. He is also the founder of Globalive Technology, a software company focused on commercializing blockchain and artificial intelligence technologies where he serves as Chairman and CEO. As a venture capitalist, he has a significant stake in dozens of startups in Canada as well as the United States. As a mentor and investor, he is heavily involved in accelerators and incubators, including MaRS, Creative Destruction Lab (CDL), NEXT Canada, and the DMZ at Ryerson University. He has done business in more than thirty countries, ranging from producing plays on Broadway to raising almost CAD$2 billion in private capital. He is a regular television commentator and speaker on artificial intelligence, entrepreneurship, and the telecommunications industry. He was educated at the University of Toronto. He served as Board Member at CivicConnect.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Toronto, Ontario
  • Canada
+1 (416) 000-0000

Anthony Lacavera Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Key AI 11-Mar-2024 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
RYSE (Electronics (B2C)) 04-Aug-2021 00000 00000 Electronics (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
SeamlessMD 20-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
Kira Talent 11-Mar-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
Kira Talent 29-Nov-2012 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000
Zed Network Angel (individual) Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000000

Anthony Lacavera Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Kira Talent 11-Nov-2021 000000000000000000

Anthony Lacavera Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Anthony Lacavera Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Anthony Lacavera Angel Investor 00 0 0 Toronto, Canada

Anthony Lacavera Co-Investors (24)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Aydin Senkut 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Felicis 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jonah Goodhart 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
StartX (US) 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
ah! Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Anthony Lacavera FAQs

  • Who is Anthony Lacavera?

    Anthony Lacavera is an angel Investor who has made 6 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Anthony Lacavera?

    Anthony Lacavera is an angel investor.

  • What does Anthony Lacavera do?

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

  • What has Anthony Lacavera invested in?

    Anthony Lacavera has made numerous investments in companies like Key AI, RYSE (Electronics (B2C)), and SeamlessMD within the Business/Productivity Software, Electronics (B2C), and Healthcare Technology Systems industries.

  • What has Anthony Lacavera invested in recently?

    Anthony Lacavera's latest investment was on 11-Mar-2024 in Key AI, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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