StandUp Ventures

Katheleen is on the investment team at StandUp Ventures, a Seed stage fund that invests in women-led companies across Canada. After completing her education in neuroscience and having her first founder experience, she became a Venture for Canada Fellow. Since then she spent several years working in product and growth, first as a scale-up and then building a YC-backed fertility startup. She is on the Alumni Council for Venture for Canada as the inaugural Director of their Angel Investments Program, is a Chapter Lead for Canadian Women In Venture Capital, and is extremely passionate about moving the needle on income inequality through enabling more equitable access to entrepreneurship.