CB Insights and PwC release 2017’s periodic table of tech in Canada

cb insights periodic table of tech

To commemorate #Canada150, CB Insights and PwC launched a periodic table of Canadian tech that groups together 150 notable companies, investors, and exits from Canada’s tech startup scene.

The periodic table includes over 100 companies divided by industries such as edtech and ecommerce, along with the top 20 exits of Canadian tech companies since 2012 with disclosed valuations. Startups selected have raised at least $1 million in funding.

The table also includes the most active venture capital and corporate investors located in Canada that are investing globally in private tech companies, and names Real Ventures, OMERS Ventures, and Real Ventures among that list.

In the computing and AI category, companies include Montreal’s Element AI; Thalmic, which recently filed a patent describing hologram lenses; and D-Wave Systems, which recently partnered with Volkswagen to develop quantum technology.

Related: PwC MoneyTree report: Q1 deal activity hits 2015 low, while foreign investment heats up

Notable exits that have happened in the last year include Bit Stew, which was acquired for $205 million in November 2016; BlueCat, which exited for $400 million; and BitStrips, which was acquired for $100 million.

Check out the full table below, or read CB Insights’ full post here:

cb insights periodic table of tech

Jessica Galang

Jessica Galang

Jessica Galang is BetaKit's News Editor.