We provide a platform where women investors and founders can radically disrupt the venture capital environment.
We are focused on seeing returns and driving measurable results that will foster and facilitate economic growth in Atlantic Canada and beyond.
Our team has deep experience developing and running companies. We will pass that knowledge and expertise along so the companies we invest in can thrive and grow.
Sandpiper is proud to represent the East Coast in this coalition to enable diverse communities to participate in our future economy and drive real change in Canada.
Representing all four Atlantic provinces, our founding partners are successful business leaders across a variety of industries with the legacy and results to back up our vision.
Women make up 51% of the population yet receive just 2.8% of VC funding available worldwide, 4% in Canada.
Women-led companies that do receive VC funding receive less than half the amount of their male counterparts.
Only 15% of partners in venture capital funds are female, less in Atlantic Canada.