Nolan Beanlands

Nolan Beanlands

Manager, Early Stage Investments

Nolan Beanlands is the Manager of Early Stage Investments. In this role he manages the MFD Investment Fund, which is an early stage Venture Capital firm consisting of intergenerational family members who are committed to investing in the future of entrepreneurship and innovation.

 

Nolan has worked with early-stage companies since 2014. He is a passionate champion for the Canadian startup ecosystem. His most recent role was as the Executive Director of the Capital Angel Network the National Capital Region’s most active angel group. He also previously ran the Startup Garage program out of the University of Ottawa. Through Capital Angels, Startup Garage, Founder Institute and iD Gatineau Nolan’s worked with over a hundred startups in helping them secure the millions of dollars in funding and sales.

 

Nolan has a Bachelor in Applied Sciences in Nanotechnology Engineering from the University of Waterloo.