The Fund is a private fund established by and funded completely by Mike Lazaridis and Doug Fregin (the Managing Partners). The initial size of the Fund is $100 million (CDN). The fund will invest in breakthroughs in Quantum Information Science that in the view of the Managing Partners has the potential to lead to new commercializable technologies and applications. Selection of investments will be made by the Managing Partners with the assistance of a world class Scientific Advisory Committee established by them to assist them on assessing both the quality and potential of the particular breakthrough opportunity. The amount of funding provided to a particular investment will depend upon the circumstances of the particular opportunity. In addition to financial support, successful candidates will have access to the vast commercialization, science, financial and business experience and networks of the Managing Partners.
Interested candidates should apply in the manner described in the “How to Apply” section of this website.