Startup Vancouver Welcomes Manuj Aggarwal and Chiara Toselli as New Community Leaders

We’re delighted to announce our new Community Leaders for Startup Vancouver, please join us in welcoming Manuj Aggarwal and Chiara Toselli! Succeeding from Colin Weston, the first co-founder of Startup Vancouver, Manuj and Chiara will be spearheading the official Vancouver chapter of Startup Canada.

Our new Community Leaders

Manuj Aggarwal is a business strategist, inventor, author, and entrepreneur. Currently, Manuj is the Founder and Chief Information Officer at Tetranoodle Technologies, a big data and A.I. consulting company. With four patents to his name, Manuj is a published author who is also passionate about educating and sharing his knowledge on tech with others across the world.

Chiara Toselli is currently the Head of Marketing and Sales at Pavestep, a B2B SaaS startup that simplifies employee performance management. Prior to entering the startup scene, Chiara was a scientist and holds a PhD in Biology from the University of British Columbia. Attracted to the fast-paced and dynamic environment of startups, she started volunteering in the space and eventually transitioned her career full-time. With her experience, she hopes to translate her knowledge to Startup Vancouver and support entrepreneurs as they begin and scale their businesses.

About Startup Vancouver

A vibrant hub created by entrepreneurs, for entrepreneurs at all stages to connect, learn, network, and grow their ideas. Founded in mid-2017, Startup Vancouver—the official Vancouver chapter of Startup Canada—is a volunteer-based organization that connects local entrepreneurs to the resources and people that help increase their ability to succeed.

Striving to become the go-to entrepreneurship and innovation hub in Vancouver for both tech and non-tech startups, founders and early stage companies, Startup Vancouver supports entrepreneurs at all stages of their journey. Over the years, the city of Vancouver has evolved into one of the most vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystems in the world. Startup Vancouver showcases all of the great happenings in the city through events, partnerships, and online community-building.


Startup Communities is Startup Canada’s flagship program that supports and connects grassroots networks for entrepreneurship at the local and industry level. Startup Communities brings local entrepreneurship organizations for collaboration, connects local entrepreneurs with a national network, and provides entrepreneurs with opportunities. Find a local Startup Community in your area or start a community yourself.