Nabeela Merchant

Nabeela Merchant

Vice President


Nabeela is a Vice President at Relay Ventures. She leverages her experience in technology and investing to find and support early stage startups. Prior to joining Relay Ventures, Nabeela was an Electro-Optics Engineer at L3Harris Wescam, a Canadian engineering firm that designs and manufactures gyro-stabilized, EO-IR imaging systems.

Nabeela is passionate about empowering women and is a co-founder of Canadian Women in VC and an investor at SheEO. She is actively involved in promoting digital literacy for women and youth, having designed and directed programs that teach children robotics, in addition to mentoring women and girls with organizations such as Ladies Learning Code. Nabeela holds a B. Eng in Engineering Physics from McMaster University and is based in our Toronto office.