OMERS Ventures

MindShare Learning’s Publisher Robert Martellacci recently had an opportunity to connect with John Ruffolo, CEO, OMERS Ventures. We’re pleased to spotlight OmersVentures as one of the most exciting start-up venture firms based in Toronto.

OMERS Ventures is the venture capital arm of OMERS, one of Canada’s largest pension funds with over $55 billion in net assets.

Focus: We invest in and partner with the best and brightest entrepreneurs in the technology, media and telecommunications industry to build a prosperous future and a vibrant and successful knowledge economy.

One of the most notable investments they recently made is in one of Canada’s hottest social media companies Award Winning Hootsuite.

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