Archangels welcomes funding submissions from start-ups and early stage companies in the technology and life sciences sectors. The syndicate invests equity only.

All companies applying for funding will initially be assessed using the criteria listed below. If your business fits our investment criteria, please send us details of your investment opportunity for review. You should include an overview of the company together with a financial summary outlining how much funding is being sought and how it will be used.

The company must be based in Scotland.

The company must have high growth potential with international sales potential.

The company should have defendable technology, whether through IP or know-how.

The company should be in a sector which qualifies under the Enterprise Investment Scheme.

The funding proposal may cover a range from ‘proof of concept’ through expansion capital and can include start-up, early stage or series A.

The preferred level of investment is £250k to £1m but can cover a range from £50k to £2m.