About CVCA

Fueling the economy of the future by growing the businesses of today

Who We Are

Our members are the investors behind the creation of thousands of jobs, the advancement of innovative technologies, and the strengthening of local economies across the country. They are the backbone of Canada’s entrepreneurial spirit, supporting businesses from startup to global expansion. CVCA proudly champions these investors, standing at their side on a mission to build a prosperous and innovative Canada.


What We Deliver:

Policy & Advocacy

We champion Canada’s innovation and growth ecosystems, ensuring access to vital capital, top talent, and competitive tax policies. Our policy guidance fosters an environment where private capital drives economic growth and job creation.

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Our approach goes beyond typical networking events. By leveraging our dynamic network that spans multiple industries and borders, we facilitate powerful partnerships and collaboration opportunities, ensuring CVCA members are always at the forefront of market developments

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Research & Data

Our research and CVCA Intelligence provide critical insights and analyses, including quarterly market reports. This data empowers professionals and analysts to make informed decisions and drive economic growth.

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Esential Resources

Empower your professional growth with evolving development programs, industry model documents, and best practices. Stay informed with industry updates and navigate regulatory shifts with our insights. We aim to keep you one step ahead, freeing you to focus on your business.

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Our Mission

CVCA’s mission is to help our members fuel the economy of the future by empowering the businesses of today. We do this by supporting and connecting a vibrant private capital industry with advocacy, research, and education.

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Our People

Responsive and collaborative, vision-focused and mission-obsessed, we’re here to advocate for your best interests. Every day, every interaction we have and every connection we make is about finding new ways to enable member success.

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Our Members

Representing more than 360 member firms and 3300 individuals, CVCA is proud to advocate on behalf of the industry and connect private capital professionals with market intelligence, expert insights, and other industry authorities.

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We’re here to help you achieve your goals. Contact us to discover all the ways that we can help maximize your performance on an individual, institutional and collective basis.