Venture Capital for Vertical B2B Software
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At Verstra Ventures, we invest in entrepreneurs who take a customer-first approach. Our belief is that the more focused and obsessed you are with solving a major problem for a particular customer, the more successful you will be. The companies we invest in not only benefit from our capital, but also from our deep network and decades of experience in building, scaling, and managing vertically-focused B2B software businesses.
Dream Payments provides cloud payment solutions to financial institutions, insurance companies, and insurance claims software platforms, enabling them to provide frictionless digital and mobile payment experiences to their end customers. Their clients, partners, and investors include some of the leading banks and insurance companies in North America.Go to Portfolio
SimpliConnect (dba Tecmark) works with small to mid-sized convenience store chains in their efforts to compete with their larger counterparts. The company offers a comprehensive loyalty rewards software platform, which includes certified point of sale integration, customizable mobile app options, and omni-channel customer communication tools.Go to Portfolio
VXG provides smart surveillance and analytics companies with unlimited scalability, massive cost reduction and extensive bandwidth saving. VXG can connect any number of cameras, providing tools for AI engines to work with video data at any scale.Go to Portfolio
Founded in 2016, EnergyX Solutions Inc. is a marketing automation company that enables utilities to increase customer participation in energy efficiency programs while simultaneously lowering the utility’s cost to engage and serve a customer. Their MIT-award winning software platform, MyEnergyXpert, is white-label licensed by utilities and government organizations to hit their energy efficiency targets.Go to Portfolio
Savormetrics’ FoodSafe Analyzers provide a fully integrated, real-time food quality analysis tool. The integration of cutting-edge hardware and software technology allows for non-destructive quantitative and qualitative measurements of fresh food products. This technology can be used for a variety of purposes, including predicting the remaining shelf-life of produce or detecting unwanted chemicals in the food.Go to Portfolio
Wisely is a productivity tool for fundraisers. Their software helps charities decide who to talk to, when to talk to them and how much to ask for, helping them meet and exceed their fundraising targets.Go to Portfolio
Hyre is a comprehensive HR platform that helps hospitality and healthcare businesses find and manage their shift-based workforce. In addition to its marketplace that connects staff with organizations that require on-demand help, Hyre enables efficient shift scheduling, automated timesheets, digital time clocks, team messaging, and a built-in temp staffing pool.Go to Portfolio
The Verto Platform leverages smart data integrations, virtualizes care, and activates patients and caregivers to drive powerful automation and personalization in healthcare. The result is a next-gen collaborative care platform for healthcare teams: getting the right data to the right person at the right time.Go to Portfolio
Renovai leverages computer vision and deep learning to decipher decades of design and architectural best practices, creating bespoke visual AI design solutions for furniture e-commerce shoppers. By interacting with shoppers at various touchpoints, Renovai is inspiring a hyper-personalized experience and allows for intuitive up-sell and cross-sell opportunities. Customers that use Renovai see an immediate lift in conversion rates and AOVs.Go to Portfolio
Mariner uses deep learning visual inspection to reduce quality assurance costs for manufacturers. Its Spyglass suite of machine learning-based software dramatically improves defect detection rates on surfaces, even when compared to existing machine vision systems in the market.Go to Portfolio
Verstra took the time to understand the technology behind our business and have helped us make our vision a reality.
CEO, Founder at Verto Inc
Verstra’s knowledge, experience, and vast network are exactly what we envisioned when seeking funding. Their professionalism and hands-on approach are invaluable in accelerating our innovation and scaling globally.
Co-Founder & CEO, Renovai
I was impressed with how in depth the Verstra team explored our vision and business when we raised capital. Their expertise and network have been extremely helpful, and they have been a great resource and partner.
Co-Founder & CEO of VXG
Matan Hazanov, Managing Director
Prior to joining Verstra Ventures, Matan spent 6 years building startups as an entrepreneur, advisor, and investor. In his prior role as a venture investor, Matan was a key player in many investments in the software, cleantech, and agtech industries in North America and Israel. His unique approach resulted in the formation of new companies, initiatives and non-traditional deals. As Managing Director of Verstra, Matan leads the team in sourcing, investing and managing its portfolio of investment. Matan has an International BBA from the Schulich School of Business.
Justin Dunnion, Analyst
Before joining Verstra Ventures, Justin spent over 3 years working for Ernst & Young as a management consultant. He was a key contributor on high-profile digital transformation, outsourcing strategy, buy-side M&A and healthcare strategy engagements across many industries, including: utilities, government and public sector, food and beverage, entertainment and real estate. Justin is involved in finding great companies, investment due diligence, and portfolio support. Justin has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Queen’s University.
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