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

ai security & intelligence technology hub

the meaning of awz

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

Physical Security
Intelligence
Cyber Security

Your Safety. Our Mission. 

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About awz

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

AWZ HLS Investment Fund I LP

awz leadership

venture capital funds


Awz manages $115M between its first two venture capital
funds, Awz HLS Fund I and II, having made early stage 
investments in 17 companies to date. 

GROWING HLS TECHNOLOGY MARKET



​​The homeland security (HLS) market is projected to reach $832B by 2025, while the AI in security market is projected to grow to $35B by 2025 (MarketandMarkets).