Investment Strategy

Sugar Leaf Capital’s investment objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation by investing in high growth companies servicing the cannabis industry, with a primary emphasis on ancillary non-regulated businesses supporting the industry growth. The Fund leverages its deep relationships to be opportunistic on the stage, geography, and sectors of investments, and will work in partnership with portfolio companies to enhance their growth potential.

Target Criteria

The Sugar Leaf Team will seek to identify the very best opportunities for investment and then work together deploy a stringent diligence process before investing. Some of the key investment characteristics for Sugar Leaf include the following. 

  • US & Canada focus – may consider outside this area at discretion
  • Large Market Potential
  • Differentiated Product or Service
  • Validation from Customers on Product’s Value
  • Initial Customer Traction
  • Executive Management and Advisors with Demonstrated Success in Building Companies
  • Potential to Provide 5-10x CoC Return in 3-7 Years or Minimum Gross IRR of 30%

Investment Sectors

Primary focus on ancillary businesses (non-regulated) within these sectors

  • Financials, Payments & Banking
  • Grow Systems, Agriculture & Operations
  • Software, Digital & Internet
  • Chemistry, Science & Genetics
  • Business Services
Opportunistic investments in direct “touch the plant” companies

  • Cultivation
  • Dispensaries
  • Infused Products
  • Medicinal/Nutritional Products

Our Mission

The Sugar Leaf Fund’s investment objective is to achieve long-term capital appreciation by investing in high growth companies servicing the cannabis industry.