Providing Québec mid-market companies with the means to achieve their ambitions
Ambition ME is a suite of financing solutions and support services for Québec mid-market companies. These offerings were designed to support high growth-potential companies requiring between $5 million and $75 million financing in order to take them to their next stage of growth.
“CDPQ has been investing in Québec mid-market companies for decades, allowing us to witness changing needs and emerging trends first hand. Today’s entrepreneurs have international ambitions and embrace skills development, technology integration and ESG; they approach business practices differently. CDPQ tailors its offerings so that these companies can achieve their ambitions.”
Managing Director, Private Mid-market Companies and Stewardship Investing
Ambition ME offers:
- Support customized to your growth, succession and/or innovation needs with an investment of $5 million to $75 million and by developing a value-creation plan.
- The support of a team of operating partners and specialists with diverse and complementary expertise.
- Access to our international network to accelerate the deployment of your strategic expansion plan.
Ambition ME is for Québec mid‑caps that:
- Have strong potential to perform and grow organically or through acquisition.
- Possess lasting competitive advantages and a proven business model in a promising subsector of activity.
- Innovate by integrating technology and ESG factors into their business practices.
- Have a management team that is competent, ambitious and open to collaboration.
Our portfolio includes a large number of mid-market companies that grew to become large corporations with initial support from our team.
This is a source of pride for us and shows our ability to create value as well as all the potential of Québec businesses.
“By focussing even more on companies with innovative business models and leveraging our strengths to support businesses, we are confident to be able to play a key role in the development of Québec mid-market companies.”
Executive Vice-President and Head of Investments in Québec and Stewardship Investing