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University of Waterloo Velocity


Velocity is an entrepreneurship program at the University of Waterloo and the largest free startup incubator in the world. Velocity runs programs on the University campus and in the broader Waterloo region. There are no fees to the programs Velocity runs and it does not take any equity from startups.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Primary Office
  • Velocity Start South Campus Hall, 2nd Floor
  • 200 University Ave West
  • Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1
  • Canada

University of Waterloo Velocity Investments (161)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ClearVoxel 27-Mar-2019 Accelerator/Incubator 0000 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue
000000000 27-Nov-2018 00000 00.000 Industrial Supplies and Parts Startup
0000000 25-Jul-2018 000000000000 0000 Other Software Generating Revenue
0-0000 00000000000 29-Mar-2018 000000000000 0000 Surgical Devices Startup
00000000 27-Mar-2018 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
000000000 01-Jan-2018 000000000000 Consulting Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
00000 (00000000000 30-Nov-2017 000000000000 000.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
00000000 30-Nov-2017 000000000000 0000 Application Specific Semiconductors Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Altius Analytics Labs 21-Nov-2017 Accelerator/Incubator 000.00 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue
Elucid Labs 06-Nov-2017 Accelerator/Incubator 00000 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue
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University of Waterloo Velocity Exits (18)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Singspiel 01-Dec-2018 Out of Business Completed
0000 0000 01-Sep-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
00000000 00000 000 01-Apr-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
000 01-Feb-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
000000 000000000 01-Jan-2018 000 00 00000000 Completed
0000 0000 01-Dec-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
00000000 01-Oct-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
0000.00 01-Jun-2017 000 00 00000000 Completed
Hearthstats 06-Apr-2016 Merger/Acquisition Completed
Hiredwell 01-Apr-2016 Out of Business Completed
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University of Waterloo Velocity Team (6)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Jay Shah Director 0 0 Waterloo, Canada
Mike Kirkup Director 0 0 Waterloo, Canada
Srinivasan Keshav Ph.D Professor Waterloo, Canada
Vanessa Thomas Programs Manager Waterloo, Canada
Nancy Heide Associate Director Waterloo, Canada
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University of Waterloo Velocity Co-Investors (2)

Name With Exits Lead Partner
JumpStart 1
The Accelerator Centre 0
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