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Active Canadian Venture Capital Investors ProfileCanada has been mentioned in many articles recently as a source to seek venture capital or funding sources; Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Funds operate rather differently from US investors despite of close relationships and access to deals. Canadian investors are particularly experienced in a number of sectors: IT, New Media, Media Contents, Film & Entertainment, Real Estate, Mining & Engineering. Canada is catching up to its investment expertise in investing in Green opportunities and biotechnology / life-science opportunities as well. Additionally, Canadian investors are also very active in international infrastructure projects, notably by its national pension fund which is one of the most active pension funds in infrastructure in the world.Today, we would like to share with you a number of active Canadian InvestorsCanadian Pension Plan Investment Board (The CPP Fund)CPP Fund is a major international fund which operates like a Private Equity, it has funds over $100 billion under management, CPP is especially active investing in infrastructure projects for the Fund considers infrastructure as a relatively safer asset to invest with predicatable and often perpetual income. Over the years, CPP has invested or attempted to invest into airports, telecommunications infrastructure, universities, retirement homes; as well as a wide range of companies in the mining, engineering and transmission / utilities sectors. The Fund invests mainly in international markets including assets in United States and as far as New Zealand and Australia.32 Degrees CapitalNot sure where the name came from, 32 Degrees Capital is one of the first venture capital / private equity firms headquartered in Alberta, the mining center of Canada. Naturally, 32 Degrees Capital’s speciality is almost entirely dedicated to mining activities, this include base metals, oil, gas and other energy activities such as geothermal energy opportunities. Investments may also include mining engineering services and mining related infrastructure, the company has invested in many junior mining companies to-date.Alberta Enterprise CorporationWhile we are in Alberta, here is another investor that you may want to contact. There are 2 funds: The Enterprise Fund which investing early stage / seed capital opportunities, and ut also invests in other venture capital funds, normally closed private equity investment vehicles. So this is an opportunity for both entrepreneurs and other venture capital fund managers to consider. Investment size varies depending on the sector and stage of investment, it looks like the fund does invest in international opportunities as well.Our new 2010 Canadian Capital Providers Guide is now available from ResearchWhitePaper ( [please contact me for website address] with over 450 companies listed in the Guide, please visit our website for more details.