Karamdeep Nijjar is a member of iNovia’s investment team with a focus on next generation digital services and platforms. He works closely with both existing portfolio companies and potential future investees to evaluate and identify growth opportunities. Prior to iNovia, Karamdeep served as a subject matter expert at RBC on a variety of cross enterprise software architecture initiatives, concentrating on strategies to maximize flexibility and reuse.
Karamdeep made the transition to venture capital after completing his MBA at the Richard Ivey School of Business. He also holds a Bachelor of Mathematics in Honours Computer Sciences – Bioinformatics from the University of Waterloo, and enjoyed project and engineering roles at Platform Solutions Inc. in Sunnyvale, CA and Fidelity Information Services in Toronto, Ont.
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Ivey Business School at Western University: MBA., Business Administration 2010
University of Waterloo: B. Math., Computer Science & Bioinformatics 2006
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Venture capitalist thrilled with local startup scene
The Record online
Karamdeep Nijjar is a venture capitalist who often works on a laptop while sitting at a table inside one of the region's most successful startups. Nijjar is a partner in iNovia Capital, and he works out of Vidyard, the business-to-business video-marketing firm that has filled the top two floors of 117 King St. West. "We have someone in here on a daily basis," Nijjar said. "And I am here a couple of days a week." Niijar likes working there for several reasons...
CareGuide Raises $2.5 Million with the Most Robust Angel Investor Group in Canadian History
In October, the Techvibes 20 company closed it’s first round of $1.5 million from over 50 investors. The financing was led by existing investor Karamdeep Nijjar from iNovia Capital, and includes support from many high profile new investors, including Dharmesh Shah...
iNovia Capital promotes Kevin Swan and Karamdeep Nijjar to Partners
PR Newswire online
iNovia Capital, an early stage venture capital fund focused on digital media, SaaS, e-commerce and connected devices, today announced that Principals Kevin Swan and Karamdeep Nijjar have been named Partners at the firm. These two nominations pave the way for iNovia's next phase of growth...