Novacap is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in industrial, technology, media, and telecommunication companies that is headquartered in Longueuil, Quebec and was founded in 1981 by Marc Beauchamp.
Notable investments made by Novacap include: Spectrum Health Care, Horizon, Mailhot Industries, Noble Foods, Leading Edge Geomatics, Bestar, Kingsdown, Mucci Farms, FirstLight, Firmex, Windmill Farms, Dialogic, Oxford Networks, Master, SynergX, iWeb, Creaform, Stingray, Tenrox, Adrien Gagnon, Royal Mat, Seaway Networks, Snoc, Novax Modular Group, and RCR International.
On July 20, 2017 Novacap announced raising $840 million in capital for making investments in companies with revenues between $30 million and $300 million. The TMT V fund exceeded its initial fundraising target by 40%. The president and managing partner of Novacap, Pascal Tramblay, made the following statement regarding the TMT V fund:
We are delighted by the support we have received from our existing long-term investors and welcome several new international investors to the Fund. he closing of the Fund comes at a period of significant activity for Novacap, both in terms of new investments and add-on acquisitions. TMT V will continue to execute Novacap's core strategy of investing in established mid-sized TMT companies in Canada and the United States.