Merchant Banking

Animus Capital Partners LP I. (“ACP”) is a private holding company that makes investments in small, privately owned Canadian businesses. ACP drives growth and development of early stage, privately owned Canadian companies by providing the necessary capital and operational experience to enable rapid growth and scaling. ACP targets both minority and majority interest investments in businesses.

  • Preferred and Common Equity
  • Patient growth capital
  • Money and Expertise – we play an active role in the business supporting the founder
  • Leverage our extensive network and resources
  • Minority positions
  • Speed of Execution
  • Sound business strategies
  • Strong market positions and product portfolio
  • Growing or restructuring
  • Talented and experienced management teams
  • High returns on invested capital
  • Attractive prospects for organic or acquisition-based growth


Your working capital needs to work hard. And, your access to liquidity can be the difference between growth and stagnation. We understand the need for strong cash flows and efficient operations. So we offer you solutions like our surrogate CFO that helps you maximize your visibility and control of working capital across your company.