Angel investors are usually the first to invest in a business, helping thousands of UK startups to launch every year.
Angel investors are usually the first to invest in a business, during the seed round. They invest about three times the amount venture capitalists do, and are crucial to getting thousands of UK startups off the ground every year. Angels invest on average £42,000 per company, usually in return for a stake in the business.
But who are they? Why do they choose to invest in startups? And how do you go about becoming an angel investor? Read on to find out all you need to know about angel investors.
Who are angel investors? Why do people choose to become investors?
There is no ‘one size fits all’ type of person who becomes an angel investor in tech startups. Although it isn’t mandatory, most…