How we help mid-market businesses

We provide junior capital ranging from
$1,000,000 to $10,000,000
  • Which Expert Do You Need When Selling Your Business? Selling a business is no easy feat, especially if it’s your first time navigating the process. With so much information available on the topic, it’s easy to become overwhelmed which is why we recommend engaging with external support to provide guidance. Whether you’re trying to find the right buyer to take over your business or… Learn More
  • Off the Shelf with Mary Liu When it comes to books and resources, you’re probably overrun with recommendations. In a digital age, the challenge is no longer finding valuable content, but rather, cutting through the noise and absorbing the most critical information. To compile some high-impact informants, we sat down with Mary Liu, Associate at First West Capital to share a… Learn More
  • Five mistakes when preparing to sell your business (and how to avoid them) Are you ready to sell your business? We recently ran an article in The Globe and Mail that discussed how to sell your business in a crowded market. We wanted to build on that and take a deeper dive into this topic. We understand that preparing to sell your business can be a daunting task,… Learn More
  • Reminiscing on the last 10 years We are celebrating 10 years of working with entrepreneurs and business owners to bring their vision to fruition. It has been an exciting time for our team! Join us as we share some of our biggest milestones over the last decade. Download the full PDF or view below.   Learn More
  • Man standing in a suit As featured in The Globe and Mail: How to get your business in shape for financing Is your business ready for financing?  In our third article produced in partnership with The Globe and Mail, we share advice for entrepreneurs looking to finance their business – a daunting process, especially for first-timers. As your business grows, there comes a point where bootstrapping isn't enough. For many business owners, attracting capital to help… Learn More

Our clients

We’re proud to partner with the best and brightest Canadian entrepreneurs and businesses across a wide variety of industries.

We decided to work with First West Capital because they were willing to be creative and were very clear on what they do best: addressing our funding gap with speed and certainty.
Oliver Steffen, Owner, G3 Genuine Guide Gear