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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  • Archangels and Maven Co-Lead £2.8m Investment in Optoscribe

        Optoscribe is set to increase its manufacturing capacity and engineering resource to meet significant customer demand. Optoscribe, a leading supplier of glass-based integrated photonics components, today announced that the company has closed an investment round of £2.8 million. This funding will facilitate an expansion of current manufacturing capacity, the hiring of key engineering […]

  • New Funding for MGB Biopharma to Support Fight Against C. difficile

        MGB BioPharma Receive New Funding to Support Global Fight Against C. difficile Infection A novel anti-bacterial agent which has been developed in Scotland by MGB Biopharma (MGB) for the treatment of Clostridium difficile infections, is to enter Phase II clinical trials following a newly-completed £1.3m fund raise from existing and new investors, supplementing […]

  • CALCIVIS raises £3.15 million to Fund PMA Approval

    CALCIVIS has raised £3.15 million to Fund PMA Approval of the CALCIVIS® Imaging System ahead of a Planned US Launch in 2019.  Proceeds will also be used to drive sales and optimise the commercial model for this novel imaging system in the UK. CALCIVIS, a medical devices company focused on revolutionising the management of tooth decay […]

  • Flexitricity | 10 yr Anniversary and £20m of Savings for Customers

    Edinburgh Firm Get Smart With £20m in Savings to UK Businesses June 26 2018 | The Scotsman An Edinburgh-based energy firm that started at a kitchen table is celebrating its tenth anniversary of “smart grid” operations, by announcing it has surpassed the £20 million mark in benefits for its customers. Flexitricity, a former Archangels’ portfolio company […]

  • Archangels Flies High | The Sunday Times

    Extract from MICHAEL GLACKIN: SCOTTISH SCENE June 24 2018 | The Sunday Times “Congratulations to Edinburgh business angel syndicate Archangels, which was named the UK’s lead angel investment syndicate of the year. Founded by Mike Rutterford and Barry Sealey in 1992, one of Archangel’s first investments in its maiden year was Dunfermline-based Optos, which floated […]

  • Archangels is UKBAA Lead Angel Investment Syndicate of the Year!

      Archangels has been recognised as the UK’s Lead Angel Investment Syndicate of the Year by the UK Business Angels Association. The accolade follows a record year of investment for the world’s oldest business angel syndicate in 2017/18, during which it led with £11.2m of investment from its own members, supplemented by a further £6.8m of […]

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  • RT @GetAdministrate: As we say goodbye to our interns for another year, we're featuring a blog post from James today, who joined our Develo…
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  • Congratulations to @Optoscribe on completion of their £2.8m funding round co-lead by Archangels and @Maven_CP with… https://t.co/lAHhNbTvfw
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  • RT @Insidermag: The @Optoscribe funding round was led by @ArchangelInvest and supported by its other existing investors @ParEquity Scottish…
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