Carvalho Capital is an Ontario-based early stage angel capital firm.

We’re (socially conscious) foundersbuilders and designers who want to help others build purpose driven businesses.  As an SFO our typical investments range from $50,000 to $250,000.

We invest in A++ purpose driven founders who are building movements and products that excite and cause true disruption in #4IR.

We’ve lived through the First and Second Waves of the Internet; Building companies that achieved tremendous growth while taking care of our teams, community & investors.

Now the Third Wave of the Internet has begun integrating seamlessly and pervasively through every aspect of our lives, changing how we work, how we learn, how we stay healthy, how we get around and even how we eat.

Transformative impact will come from startups focused in some of the largest sectors such as robotics, AI, health, education, apparel & finance.

This next economic revolution will be fast & furious. Competition will accelerate and come from unpredictable places.

We want to engage with founders to help guide them through these 100,000 unpredictable landmines that may stop them from creating transformative impact. We believe the right team can improve a startup’s chances. Cooperation is the key to that success.

Most importantly,  we launched Carvalho Capital because we received our start because someone believed in us.  It’s our turn to return the favour.

“If you want to go quickly,  go alone, but if you want to go far, you must go together.”                                             ~African Proverb

We invest in entrepreneurship that harnesses’ #4IR and Social Impact best practices while believing in the democratization of innovation as a powerful force for sustainable change and social good.

Although we are heavily active in supporting entrepreneurship within Canada, we are actively being pitched by founders living outside our borders through our networks.

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Robotics Investments Summary

SOURCE: The Robot Report In October 2019, The Robot Report tracked about $1.3 billion in robotics transactions. About half of the investments, or $532 million, this past month were around autonomous vehicles, followed by healthcare, logistics, and agricultural robotics. Investors, the major automakers, and technology companies large and small are continuing to race toward self-driving cars, trucks, taxicabs, …

Startup Tools

Are you looking for an updated list of top tier tools for startups? Here are our Top 5 Startup Tool Resources for 2019. ✅https://startupstash.com ✅https://startupresources.io ✅https://startupbasics.com/startup-tools ✅https://www.alexanderjarvis.com/ ✅https://medium.com/startup-grind/9-must-have-tools-for-startup-success-in-2019-9de20ac0d4e5 Excelsior! #TeamCarvalhoCapital *Updated Nov 2019*

Robots By The Number

The industrial robots boom 2019. The number of industrial robots deployed worldwide will increase to around 2.6 million units by 2019. That’s about one million units more than in the record-breaking year of 2015. In 2017, robot sales increased by 30% to 381,335 units, a new peak for the fifth year in a row. The main drivers of this exceptional growth …

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