On August 27, 2018, Goose Insurance announced that it has raised $2.25 million in a financing round led by Impression Ventures. Goose also announced the launch of its new mobile app to provide Canadians with instant access to travel medical insurance.
Goose plans to use the funding to accelerate the development of its technology, with the goal of delivering affordable travel medical insurance.
Goose is a Vancouver-based provider of quick sale travel insurance online. The recently launched Goose app is a mobile-first, self-serve solution that allows Canadians who travel out of country to purchase travel medical insurance in under 60 seconds through the app.
Goose currently serves British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario, and Goose is licensed and regulated by the Alberta Insurance Council, Financial Services Commission of Ontario, Insurance Council of British Columbia, Insurance Council of Manitoba, and the Insurance Council of Saskatchewan.
Impression Ventures is a leading Canadian independent fintech-focused Venture Capital firm with offices in Toronto and Montreal.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP represented Goose with a team consisting of Mark Longo, Jacob Young and Christina Brown (Corporate).