"We connect experienced investors with great entrepreneurs"

Angel Investing

By bringing together our engaged member investors with early stage and seed companies, MLA enables innovative companies to grow and realize their potential. To date the members have invested over $27 million in 40+ companies and have had 8 successful exits.


MLA48 is Canada’s first angel investment limited partnership that commits to make investment decisions within 48 hours. MLA48 provides new and innovative ways for promising young companies in Ontario's information, communication and entertainment sectors to obtain early stage financing.


MLA facilitates ecosystem and government partnerships for the mutual benefit of investors and entrepreneurs. Our members enjoy a community of like-minded individuals, networking and professional development opportunities, and industry engagement.

Investment decisions in 48 hours

Established in 2014, Maple Leaf Angels 48 Limited Partnership (MLA48) is a limited partnership designed to foster innovation in Ontario by accelerating funding timelines for Ontario’s brightest entrepreneurs while providing diversification for accredited investors.

The limited partners are MLA members who wanted to invest collectively and the general partner is Maple Leaf Angels Capital Corporation, a subsidiary of Maple Leaf Angels Corporation.

To date, MLA’s angel members have:

Collectively invested $27 Million

In 40+
Portfolio Companies

With 8
Successful Exits

Since 2007, Maple Leaf Angels has been connecting the brightest, most passionate entrepreneurs with accredited investors within the local ecosystem. 

Our members’ expertise is investing in early-stage technology companies. In particular, we focus on: 


Payment Systems

Trading Technology


Personal Finances



Social Media 

Software as a Service 

Platform as a Service



Medical devices


Software as a Service

How Does Angel Funding Work?

MLA members individually invest in high potential companies through an equity position or a convertible debt instrument. There is no cost to the entrepreneur. 



Collectively, the members look to invest between $250,000 and $1,000,000 in each opportunity.

What MLA Offers

Intellectual Capital

Through our members’ years of experience in various industries, we provide coaching and mentorship programs. 

Financial Capital

Our member investors provide seed investment of $250,000 - $500,000 and early-stage investment of $350,000 - $1,000,000




Through our many ecosystem partners and member investors, we offer networking opportunities, access to follow-on funding, business services to help you grow and access to government 

Benefits of applying to MLA

Access to FedDev matching funding

Access to OCE funding

Access to mentorship and coaching

Looking to grow as an entrepreneur? Check out our Resources.

Current Member Investments

Successful Exits

Sentient Magnetics Inc.


Our Partners


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