Montréal, February 15, 2024 – Cycle Capital, a leading Climatetech venture capital investment platform, announces the appointment of Ricardo Jordan as Senior Associate and Gabriel Samson as Associate. The Circular Innovation Fund, managed by Cycle Capital and Demeter Partners, also announces the promotion of Maya Hassa to Principal.


“We are proud to see Maya, Ricardo and Gabriel, part of the firm’s next generation progress, reach new milestones and take on additional responsibilities,” says Andrée-Lise Méthot, Founder and Managing Partner of Cycle Capital.


Maya Hassa joined Cycle Capital in 2021 as part of the investment team. She previously was an associate in a cleantech investment fund. In April 2022, she moved to CIF, where she started as an Analyst and was subsequently promoted to an Associate position in January 2023. Maya has an undergraduate BSc in Renewable Resource Management from McGill University.


Ricardo Jordan joined Cycle Capital as an Associate in November 2022. Prior to this, he held positions at Terragon Environmental Technologies and Optima Energia, where he served as a Lead Project Manager and Business Development Manager, respectively. Ricardo has a Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from HEC Montreal.


Gabriel Samson joined Cycle Capital’s investment team in April 2021 as an Intern. He later transitioned into a full-time role as an Analyst in 2022. Gabriel holds a BCom from the University of Ottawa and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Science in Finance at HEC Montreal.


Cycle Capital

Cycle Capital is a leading Climatetech venture capital platform scaling impactful, sustainable innovation. Founded in 2009, Cycle Capital invests across North America, Europe and Asia in growing companies commercializing solutions to the major ecological challenges and contributing to a net-zero transition. Cycle Capital is the founder of Cycle Momentum Accelerator + Innovation Engine. Cycle Capital has developed an ESG and impact assessment methodology integrated into the investment workflow from the pre-investment phase to the exit of the portfolio company. For more information on Cycle Capital, visit:


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