Why NOVACAP

Novacap is one of the most prominent buyout and growth equity firms with over $1.2 billion of assets under management. Since 1981, our partnership approach has helped companies accelerate growth and maximize value.

We ensure that our portfolio companies get proper and long-term visibility by favouring a patient and global approach for each significant corporate project.

« Through the years, Novacap has partnered with great entrepreneurs to build world-class companies. »

Jacques Foisy President and Managing Partner
of Novacap industries

We offer an active support, diverse operational expertise and long-term capital to help our companies develop strategic competitive advantages and realize their full potential. Our team is experienced and multifunctional, enabling us to clearly understand the operational and financial challenges that many companies face today.

We work closely with management to leverage the company’s existing foundations. We evaluate consolidation opportunities, invest in the development of technology, optimize operations, and focus on revenue growth. Our objective is to realize the full potential of our portfolio companies by helping them realize their growth plan.

1.2 Billion of assets
under management


Over 60 platform
investments

Our ongoing success is due in large part to our disciplined and proactive approach to generate growth:
  • INVEST in companies that are:
  • Leaders in their market niche
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Focused on profitability
  • MAXIMIZE value by:
  • Optimizing working capital
  • Divesting non-core assets
  • INCREASE productivity by:
  • Investing the necessary capital and resources to develop our companies
  • Optimizing operations
  • ACCELERATE growth and value through:
  • Strategic acquisitions generating synergies
  • Strategic alliances
  • DOMINATE niche market segments through:
  • Product and marketing leadership

NOVACAP TMT invests in companies focusing on growth and market leadership in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications market. Novacap TMT partners with first-class management teams and actively works with them to build leading global organizations.

NOVACAP INDUSTRIES invests in middle market companies within traditional industries that have the potential to become global leaders by enhancing their operations, product offering, and market reach or through industry consolidation.


CVCA

Novacap is one of the only firms to have won the Canada’s Venture Capital and Private Equity Association’s Deal of the Year Award more than once. In 2000, NOVACAP won for its venture capital investment in InnoMediaLogic. Then, in 2005, NOVACAP won again in the Private Equity category for its investment in Santé Naturelle A.G.