angel investor

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angel investor

A person who invests his or her own money in a startup company. An angel investor is generally not a member of a bank, venture capital firm or other financial institution that also makes such investments. Angels are typically private individuals.
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The initial funding was secured via the North East Angel Fund managed by Rivers Capital Partners.
Rivers Capital has managed the Angel Fund since it was established in 2010, and has invested in 67 companies in the region, including nine in Middlesbrough.
Speaking on the funding announcement, Girish Shivani, Co-founder, Your Nest Angel Fund, stated, "We see enormous growth potential in the app testing space of the mobile ecosystem that is driven by the spurt of smart phone usage, across the world.
The Angel Fund investment, which was provided via independent venture capital firm Rivers Capital Partners, helped to speed development of the product faster than expected.
Buyer: Michigan Angel Fund, Calvin Broadus Jr, Crunch Fund, Kaiwu Capital, Intel Capital, NHN Investment, 500 Startups, DN Capital
The 49th State Angel Fund is CallDR's largest cash investor, providing credibility and visibility on a national level.
The Masonic Angel Fund was established in 1998 to provide modest and discreet assistance to children in need of essentials such as clothing, eyeglasses, field trip fees, music lessons and after-school program tuition.
Hsuan Yung-yeo revealed that in addition to the biotech platform, Life Pioneer has raised US$10-15 million of angel fund, one third of which will be contributed by Guangdong provincial government and the remaining two thirds by Life Pioneer.
The Development Bank of Namibia and its small and medium enterprise (SME) funding partners, Bank Windhoek and First National Bank, recently made a donation of N$36 400 to the Business Angel Fund, established to recognise and reward outstanding entrepreneurship.
Lumina Foundation for Education created the Dreamkeepers and Angel Fund Emergency Financial Aid Programs to assist community college students who are at risk of dropping out because of unexpected financial crises.
of Boston, MA, hosted the 3rd Annual Harpoon 5-miler to benefit the Angel Fund and ALS research.
Making a pitch to the Startup Florida angel fund is not for the faint of heart.