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Koru: Igniting innovation

Koru is an independent venture foundry that works exclusively with our portfolio companies to test, create and build scalable new digital businesses.

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Giving our portfolio companies a leading edge

Koru is a clear demonstration of our partnership model of investing. It provides us with an entirely new way to work alongside our portfolio companies and help protect them against disruption by finding opportunities to add significant value.

Disruption in action

Koru has already launched several ventures that have created disruptive technologies and helped to harness the potential within our portfolio companies.

Vayda Farms

Vayda Farms: A more sustainable way of farming

With a nod to the past and a view to the future, Ontario Teachers’ and Koru are nurturing more sustainable ways of farming. 

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SGN: Improving worker health and safety in the field

With support from Ontario Teachers' and Koru, this U.K. gas utility company in our infrastructure and natural resources portfolio is applying new technology to improve worker health and safety and efficiency in the field. 

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Nurturing great ideas

Learn more about Koru’s process and team of innovators.

Meet Koru