TELUS Ventures is the investment arm of Telus, a Canadian telecommunications company. It invests in early to late-stage companies developing network technologies. It actively seeks investments in health information technology, internet of things, machine-to-machine, big data, security, identity, connected consumer, managed information technology services, wireless, biotechnology, and next-generation network infrastructure.
It provides companies with access to TELUS decision makers and technical personnel, distribution channels in Canada, the United States, and other international markets. It also gives referrals to strategic partners and connections and industry and market insights.
As part of the TELUS organization, TELUS Ventures shares those commitments and is taking a leadership role in the exciting field of social impact investing by providing innovative funding targeted at some of the most pressing social challenges facing Canadians.
TELUS Ventures was founded in 2001 in British Columbia, Canada. Its investments include Acorn Biolabs, Beacon - Modern Mind Health, EnStream, Fortius - Sport & Health, GenXys, Heart & Stroke Foundation, Hummingbird Technologies, IOTAS, Integrate.ai, League, MedStack, Mojio, Panache Ventures, PatientSafe Solutions, ScaleUP Ventures, SecureKey Technologies, Taulia, Vigilent, Vox Mobile, and Vital .