PHEMI Systems receives Government of Canada Funding

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Nov. 19, 2018 - PRLog -- PHEMI Systems Corporation, a leader in privacy, security and governance for big data, is pleased to announce that it has received $1 million in funding from the Government of Canada's Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative. In addition to the WINN funding existing investors provided additional financing to accelerate sales of the company's flagship product, PHEMI Central.

"We are excited to be recognized by the Canadian Government for the innovative work that PHEMI is doing to enable Chief Data Officers and Enterprise Architects that are looking to maximize data re-use and make their organizations more data-driven," said Praveen Gupta, CEO of PHEMI Systems. "Complying with complex new privacy requirements such as GDPR is a top priority for our customers, and PHEMI is a world leader in data privacy, security and governance software."

"The Government of Canada is working hard to help western Canadian entrepreneurs turn their ideas into thriving businesses and create good middle class jobs. Through the Innovation and Skills Plan funding programs such as Western Innovation (WINN) initiative, we are helping to propel innovative entrepreneurs and businesses from start-ups into global success," said the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada.

PHEMI Systems was one of 17 technology companies that together received $20 million in repayable contributions from the Government of Canada's Western Innovation Initiative this year. PHEMI's venture investors include BDC Capital, CTI Life Sciences Fund, Discovery Capital, Quark Venture Inc. and GF Securities, through their Global Health Sciences Fund (GHS), and Yaletown Partners.

About PHEMI Systems

PHEMI provides advanced privacy, security and governance solutions for big data that help organizations mine complex data and unlock new and actionable insights. Share data responsibly and make better decisions faster with PHEMI.

Named Gartner Cool Vendor and Deloitte Technology Fast 50, PHEMI is the first purpose-built solution to bring policy-based privacy enforcement and data governance at scale to big data. For more information, visit us at www.phemi.com.

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