An individual who provides capital to a business start-up, usually in exchange for shares or partial ownership of the company. Invests may be one-time or ongoing, depending on need.
The following are examples of angel investor groups:
- Meda Angels – Healthcare focused angel investors, they invest in Mid-Seed & Series A stage companies.
- Search a database of angel investors for angel investors in health care or biotechnology.
- Mid Atlantic Bio Angels (MABA) An angel investor group that focuses on new and emerging life science companies.
- Piedmont Angel Network (PAN) – Committed capital angel funds that focus on early-stage companies with high growth opportunities and focus on life science, technology, software, and advanced materials.