Investment and expertise
for promising, early-stage
Scottish technology and
life science companies.
We are a prominent
business angel syndicate,
which has been at the
forefront of early stage
investing in Scotland for
more than two decades.
We invest in companies
from the technology,
software and life sciences
sectors – three markets in
which Scotland produces
a wealth of talent.

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.

Latest News

  • Archangels Leads Investment in Digital Advertising Innovator

        New Archangels Portfolio Company: QueryClick QueryClick, an Edinburgh-based digital marketing consultancy that aims to transform how effectively advertisers invest in digital marketing, is to embark on an expansion drive following an investment of £2m led by Archangels, in partnership with the Scottish Investment Bank (SIB). QueryClick has developed a unique, machine learning-based attribution […]

  • Scottish Success Story: Oregon Timber Frame

      Oregon Timber Frame bought by Barratt Developments By Kenny Kemp | 27 June 2019 Based in Selkirk, Oregon Timber Frame operates from its factory there and in Burton upon Trent in Staffordshire, manufacturing more than 2,000 units each year with around 170 employees. Archangels were long-term supporters of the business for over 20 years, […]

  • Archangels COO at the Scottish Parliament EEFW Committee

    Scottish Parliament Economy Energy and Fair Work Committee: Scottish National Investment Bank Bill The Committee took evidence on the Bill at Stage 1 on 28 May 2019 from: David Grahame, Chief Executive, LINC Scotland; David Ovens, Chief Operating Officer, Archangel; Jock Millican, Investment Director, Equity Gap; Andrew Castell, Partner, Par Equity; Graeme Sands, Business Banking Corporate […]

  • Niki McKenzie: The Foundations of Building a Successful Start-up

    These top tips from Niki McKenzie, Investment Director at Archangels, make essential reading for ambitious entrepreneurs. I’m often asked for advice by start-up entrepreneurs as they set out to turn their business ideas into reality. As Investment Director at Archangels, which invests in early stage technology and life sciences businesses across Scotland, it comes with […]

  • New Archangels Board Member: Tim Allan

    Scottish Chambers of Commerce President Joins Archangels Board Tim Allan is joining the board of Archangels. He succeeds Alastair Salvesen CBE, whose retirement from the Archangels board, on which he has served for 10 years, is being announced at our annual Chorus event for investors and investee companies which takes place this evening (14th March, […]

  • Optoscribe Release New Ultra-High Speed 3D Photonic Manufacturing

    Our portfolio company Optoscribe Ltd has this week announced the release of its 3rd generation ultra-high-speed 3D photonic component manufacturing system and the expansion of its cleanroom within its state-of-the-art facility in Livingston, UK. The company, a world-leader in the delivery of high-volume laser-based manufacturing of 3D photonic integrated circuits, has also increased its headcount by […]

Company portfolio

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