We angel invest in founders who will
improve the lives of billions
We partner with founders who are using
cutting edge science and technology
to solve problems in health, development, growth, and opportunity
so that everyone can live a happy, healthy, and productive life.

Who We Are

Adam McNamara

Adam McNamara

Founding Partner

Adam was the first VP Product at Shopify. He helped create the products and strategy it's used to grow from $100 million to $40 billion.

Joshua Tessier

Joshua Tessier

Founding Partner

Josh was the first Head of Engineering at Shopify. He helped build software that now powers 1,000,000 online stores and $40+ billion in annual sales.

Ali Zahid

Ali Zahid

Scout

Ali founded Vanhawks, a Y Combinator-backed startup that made the world's first smart carbon fibre bike.

Why Work With Us

Investors expect you to pitch them.
We think we should pitch you, too.

Our Investments

We invest in companies, but we're really backing people.
Here's who we're supporting (so far).

Fund Investments

ChefHero

ChefHero

Saif and Diego

A marketplace connecting restaurants and local suppliers.

Raven Telemetry

Raven Telemetry

Martin

AI to improve the performance of manufacturing.

Ada

Ada

Mike and David

AI-powered chatbots helping users get better answers and customer service people focus on human conversations.

Fiix

Fiix

Khalil, Arif, and Zain

On-demand car repair at your home or office.

Paycase

Paycase

Joseph

Infrastructure for traditional finance so they can join the crypto future.

Lobo Genetics

Lobo Genetics

John and Ajay

A safer cannabis experience through genetic testing.

Every

Every

Jeremy, Bryan, and Matt

A business bank account in less than 10 minutes.

Version One Ventures

Version One Ventures

Boris and Angela

A Vancouver-based early-stage investment fund.

Phenomic AI

Phenomic AI

Oren and Sam

Using AI to find new drugs against cancer.

Invivo AI

Invivo AI

Daniel, Therence, Prudencio, and Sébastien

AI that requires less data to making finding new drugs faster or possible.

ProteinQure

ProteinQure

Lucas, Tomas, Chris, and Mark

Using Quantum Computing to design “next generation” drugs that work far better than what we have today.

Spartan Bioscience

Spartan Bioscience

Paul and John

DNA testing in the palm of your hand.

Vital Bioscience

Vital Bioscience

Farnoud, Iman, and Vasu

Radically improving how people monitor their health and manage disease.

Stealth

Stealth

A few good eggs

SaaS for information security.

Cribcut

Cribcut

David, Kiran, and Blair

A marketplace connecting mobile hair stylists and clients.

Voiceflow

Voiceflow

Braden, Andrew, Tyler, and Michael

Allowing anyone to make voice apps without coding.

ClaimCompass

ClaimCompass

Tatyana, Velizar, Alexander, and Fatma

Get automatic compensation when your flight is disrupted.

MayDay

MayDay

Jeremy and Brian

A wellness and productivity app that helps you make time for what matters.

KoraPay

KoraPay

Dickson, Joseph and Bryan

Building the first digital bank for 1.2 billion Africans.

Lilia

Lilia

Alyssa

Improving women's reproductive health and fertility.

Avro Life Science

Avro Life Science

Shak and Keean

The first patch that can deliver generic drugs through the skin in a way that's safer, easier, and more effective than pills.

Welbi

Welbi

Elizabeth and Nicholas

Keeping elder care residents happy, healthy, and active.

Select Personal Angel Investments

GaN Systems

GaN Systems

Girvan and John

The World leader in gallium nitride (GaN) power semiconductors.

Getaround

Getaround

Sam, Jessica, and Eliott

A peer-to-peer car-sharing marketplace.

Unsplash

Unsplash

Mikael, Like, Steph, and Kirill

One of the World's leading photography websites.

Fullscript

Fullscript

Kyle, Brad, and Chris

A platform that makes it easy for health practitioners to dispense supplements online.

Lob

Lob

Harry and Leore

Programmatically send physical mail at scale.

Superhuman

Superhuman

Rahul, Conrad, and Vivek

The fastest email experience ever made.

Brave

Brave

Brendan and Brian

A faster, more private and secure browser.

Our Investment Process

Our investment process is designed for founders, by founders, to be fast, friendly, and clear.

Discover more about our thesis and process in our
Operating Manual.