AWZ Ventures
Analytics Computer Vision Contextual Data Cyber Security Data
Artificial Intelligence Computer Vision Deep Learning

Business Overview

2016
Date Founded
Venture Capital
Investor Type
$100,000,000
Total Funds Raised

Awz Ventures Inc. is a Canadian-based hub for homeland security technologies from Israel, a global leader in this sector.

Awz manages US $100MM between its first two venture capital funds, Awz HLS Fund I and II, having made early stage investments in 12 companies to date, with another 7-9 targeted by the end of 2020.

Awz leadership and advisors include former senior executives from Israeli and Canadian agencies (Mossad, ISA, CSIS, CAF), and global business and venture capital experts.

Investment Preference

Series
Seed, Series A, Series B
Business Model
B2B
Offering Type
Software
AI Type
Artificial Intelligence Computer Vision Deep Learning Machine Learning Natural Language Processing
Sectors
Analytics Computer Vision Contextual Data Cyber Security Data Data Management Data Protection Enterprise Face Recognition Homeland Security Image Incident Response Industrial Information Technology (IT) Privacy Technologies Video Video Recognition

Team

AWZ Ventures
Yaron Ashkenazi
Managing Partner
AWZ Ventures
Edward Sonshine
Partner

Investment Portfolio

Startup

Operating Status

Offering Type

Business Model

Total Funding

AI Employees

Corsight AI
Active
Software
B2B
$5 M
Valire Software
Active
Software
B2B
2
DeepCube
Acquired
Software
B2B
$12 M
3

Investment Rounds History

10

Funding Rounds

$3M -

$25M

Investment Round Size

Startup

Date Announced

Funding Round

Amount Raised

Investors

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Investor Snapshot

Average Funding Round Size

$8 Million

No. of Investments

10

No. of Portfolio Companies

10

Largest Funding Round Size

$25 Million

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