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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  • Optoscribe and Sumitomo Electric Announce Strategic Cooperation

      Our portfolio company Optoscribe and Sumitomo Electric have announced a strategic cooperation to deliver multicore fiber components.  Optoscribe, a world-leading supplier of 3D glass-based integrated photonics components and Sumitomo Electric Industries, a world-class optical fiber cable and component manufacturing technology supplier, are delighted to announce the formation of a strategic cooperation to provide multicore […]

  • Investigational New Drug Applications Cleared for MGB BioPharma

    Our portfolio company MGB BioPharma, a biopharmaceutical company who is developing a novel class of anti-infectives, to address the major global problem of antibiotic resistance, has today announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Health Canada have cleared Investigational New Drug applications (IND/CTA) for its lead candidate. MGB-BP-3 is a novel antibiotic that targets Clostridium difficile-Associated Diarrhoea (CDAD).  The […]

  • Archangels Leads on Another Record Year

    Another Record Year of Investment for Archangels 2018 has been another highly active year for Archangels, we have led a record breaking £22.4m of investment in Scottish tech and life sciences businesses.  Including £10.9m of our members’ cash in 10 investment rounds across the year, with co-investment of £9.4m from investment partners including Scottish Enterprise’s […]

  • Archangels Wins ‘Investor of the Year’ at Scottish Tech Startup Awards

    Investor of the Year Award Winner:  Archangels On 29th November 2018, the team behind Scottish tech conference, Turing Fest, held the first ever Scottish Tech Startup Awards to recognise the people and companies leading the way in building the country’s digital economy. The awards were presented at an end-of-year party, bringing together all those working […]

  • Archangels’ Investee Company ZoneFox acquired by Fortinet

    Leading cyber security software specialist, ZoneFox has been sold by its shareholders Leading cyber security software specialist, ZoneFox, has been sold by its shareholders – including Scottish business angel investment syndicates, Archangels and TriCap, Scottish Investment Bank and Napier University – to US-based Fortinet. ZoneFox was established in 2010 and focuses on providing world-class security […]

  • Speech Graphics Join the Archangels’ Portfolio

      World-leading speech technology business sets sights on global customer service market following £2m investment. The team behind Lara Croft’s smile in the newly launched bestselling Shadow of the Tomb Raider video game are turning their technology sights on the customer service sector following a significant funding boost. Speech Graphics is an Edinburgh and California based […]

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  • RT @GapEquity: Great to see the #angelinvestment community in Scotland buck the trend despite COVID as @LINCScotland announces that syndica…
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  • RT @QueryClick: Did you know... 🤔 64% of brands said they're currently spending more than half their budget on programmatic and are expecti…
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