Established in 2016, Awz is a Canadian hub for investment in cyber security, intelligence
and physical security ​AI-based technologies from Israel, a global leader in these sectors

awz leadership

ai security & intelligence technology hub

Awz leadership and advisors include former senior executives
from ​Israeli and Canadian agencies (Mossad, ISA, CSIS, CAF),
and global business and venture capital experts.

Physical Security

About awz

venture capital funds

Awz manages $100MM between its first two venture capital funds,
Awz HLS Fund I and II, having made early stage investments in
12 companies to date, with another 7-9 targeted by the end of 2020. 

AWZ HLS Investment Fund I LP


​​The homeland security (HLS) market is projected to reach $742B by 2023, while the AI in security market is projected to grow to $35B by 2025 (MarketandMarkets).  

Cyber Security

Your Safety. Our Mission. 


the meaning of awz


Awz (עז) is the biblical Hebrew word for strength, courage, or valour