AmorChem II Ventures Inc. is a venture capital fund located in Montreal focused on creating life science companies from promissing projects originating primarily from Quebec-based universities and research centres. Its principal limited partners are Investissement-Québec, FIER Partenaires, Fonds de solidarité FTQ and Merck & Co. AmorChem’s innovative business model involves investing in research-stage projects to enable them to reach a stage where they can attract other financial partners. AmorChem has built a 24-project portfolio across innovative technologies and covering a large breadth of indications.

In addition, in order to enable projects requiring small molecules as tools or drug leads, AmorChem founded NuChem Therapeutics Inc., a medicinal chemistry contract-research company.

Address 1

1 Westmount Square
Suite 800, Montréal, Qc, Canada

H3Z 2S9
(514) 849-7696

In business since


Business places

  • Montreal

Investment places

  • Quebec

General information

Closed-end Funds


Dre Inès Holzbaur
General Partner

Tel (514) 849-7454
Fax (514) 849-5191

Dre Elizabeth Douville
General Partner

Tel (514) 849-6358
Fax (514) 849-5191

Investments types

  • Private investment fund

Preferred investment vehicles(s)

  • Equity & Quasi-Equity

Amount of investment

  • Between 250 000$ and 1 000 000$
  • Between 1 000 001$ and 5 000 000$

Nature of the financing / Investment activity

  • Start-up

Activity sector

  • Life Sciences