Former military commander targets ‘non-traditional’ investments with ONE9 VC fund

ONE9 co-founders Daniel Weinand, left, who also co-founded Shopify, and Glenn Cowan, right, former squadron commander with Canada’s elite special operations unit, Joint Task Force 2. File photo

For a long time, Glenn Cowan argues, defence was a “dirty word” in the Canadian investment community. But the founder of Ottawa-based ONE9 Venture Partners says that’s changing.

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