Originally formed in 1992 and based in Edinburgh, Archangels is a prominent business angel syndicate which has been at the forefront of early stage investing in Scotland for more than a quarter of a century.

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  • Board Changes at Archangels

    16 May 2018 Ian Macleod, has joined the board of Archangels, the prominent business angel investment syndicate, succeeding Geoff Ball, who has retired after seven years. Archangels’ members invest in, and mentor, promising start-up and early stage companies from Scotland’s vibrant technology and life sciences sectors. Ian Macleod had a long career as a financial […]

  • Archangels’ Chorus 2018 | Supporting Scale-up Through Follow-on Funding

    “Archangels’ track record in helping early stage businesses to scale is very impressive.” Sherry Coutu C.B.E. 02 May 2018 The role of Archangels in supporting Scottish companies to scale-up was highlighted at our annual Chorus event on Thursday, 26th April in Edinburgh. The event was attended by our portfolio companies, members, advisers and stakeholders, including […]

  • Reactec’s HAVWear to be Distributed in Australia

    Reactec Teams Up With JEA Tech to Distribute Award-Winning HAVWear in Australia 20 April 2018 Reactec, the award-winning UK-based market leader in monitoring and management platforms for exposure to Hand Arm Vibration (HAV) from power tool use, has teamed up with JEA Tech to distribute HAVwear* in Australia for the first time. Established in 2003, […]

  • Selkirk-based Timber Frame Manufacturer Constructs Independent Future

    Selkirk-based Timber Frame Manufacturer Constructs Independent Future Edinburgh, 02 April 2018 Selkirk-based Oregon Timber Frame Limited (“Oregon”) has completed a buy-out of its non-management shareholders, including the 15% stake in the business held by its largest external shareholder group, Archangel Investors (“Archangels”). The move brings to a close a near 20 year relationship between Oregon […]

  • The Archangels’ Share | Scottish Field Book Review

    The Archangels’ Share by Kenny Kemp, Graham Lironi and Peter Shakeshaft Scottish Field Book Review by Lewis Blythe | 13 March 2018 What’s the story? The book tells the tale of Archangels, a business angel syndicate founded in Edinburgh in 1992 by Barry Sealey and Mike Rutterford. It follows their story of leading the way in […]

  • Landmark Study by Institute of Occupational Medicine on the Validity of Reactec’s HAVwear

      A Game Changer For the Industry in the Prevention of One of the Most Common and Incurable Industrial Diseases Edinburgh, 08 March 2018 In a study by one of the UK’s most respected occupational health and safety organisations, data from Edinburgh-based Reactec’s innovative wearable monitoring technology for Hand Arm Vibration* has been independently validated. HAVwear, a wearable […]

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See our ‘Impact evaluation of activities report’ by the Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship at The University of Strathclyde.