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Sarah Applebaum - Pangaea Ventures. Vancouver, BC, CA

Sarah Applebaum

Director of Pangaea Spark | Pangaea Ventures

Vancouver, BC, CANADA

Investing in early stage materials, chemistry, and biology technology companies.



Sarah Applebaum is the Director of Pangaea Spark at Pangaea Ventures. Pangaea Ventures is a world leader in advanced materials venture capital - investing in companies with innovations in the areas of energy, electronics, health, and sustainability. As Director of Pangaea Spark, Sarah leads the firms activities in seed-stage investing.

Sarah is a member of the Young Private Capitalist Committee of the CVCA, start up showcase review board for SXSW Eco, and mentor to the Singularity University Labs Accelerator. Sarah is also the co-founder of TNT Events, a Vancouver based organization that strives to create a more interconnected and multi-disciplinary innovation ecosystem.

Sarah holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business and a BSc from Dalhousie University.

Industry Expertise (3)

VC and Private Equity



Areas of Expertise (12)

Seed-stage investing



Hard-tech Investing

Venture Capital

3d Printing

Additive Manufacturing

Additive Manufacturing/3d Printing

Venture Capital Financing

Ag Tech

Medical Devices

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Education (2)

Schulich School of Business: MBA, Business 2012

Dalhousie University: BSc., Environmental Science & International Development Studies

Languages (1)

  • English

Event Appearances (1)

Panel - Pulling cleantech Innovation into the Market

BC Tech Summit  Vancouver, BC


Articles (1)

Nine Women's stories on making it in venture capital

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Less than 15% of Canada's venture capitalists are women. Here's how the business needs to change - in their own words.

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