VERTU CAPITAL brings decades of global private equity experience to high potential Canadian technology businesses. We seek to collaborate with management teams that are poised to win on a global scale.

We believe strongly in the future of the Canadian technology industry and the talented teams that are building great businesses across the country. We see a growing number of opportunities where our focus, local presence, and long-term orientation matter in helping those teams achieve their missions.

VERTU CAPITAL Investment Principles

  • Honesty & Fairness Honesty & Fairness VERTU believes honest, direct communication, grounded in logic and supported by analytic rigor, is critical to great strategic decisions.
  • Teamwork & Alignment Teamwork & Alignment VERTU believes that exceptional outcomes occur when there is an open, trusting environment, and management and shareholders are fully aligned on strategy and ownership.
  • Long-term Focus Long-term Focus VERTU is focused on the horizon and the achievement of a company’s long-term goals, offering consistent and objective support through all phases of growth.

We aim to be Canada’s leading technology focused growth equity and mid-market buyout firm by:
providing SUPERIOR LONG-TERM RETURNS for our investors;
becoming the PARTNER OF CHOICE for business owners and management teams that are motivated to work collaboratively and achieve their full potential;
developing relationships built on trust and the HIGHEST STANDARD OF INTEGRITY; and
building an INCLUSIVE CULTURE that respects and encourages insight from all team members.

From the Blog

  • – Eric Kafka

    Prior to joining VERTU, Eric worked at Facebook helping to scale its business integrity efforts, and as V.P. of Corporate Development at Sysomos, a Toronto-based data analytics company, where he was responsible for strategic and financial planning, operating infrastructure and processes, and corporate acquisitions.

    – Eric Kafka