Posts Tagged ‘British Business Angels Association’
The British Business Angels have announced that their National Investment Summit will be held in London on the 2nd July at Chartered Accountants Hall, 1 Moorgate Place, London EC2 . More info here. Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Tweet about it Neil LewisMore Posts Follow Me:
Investors talk and investors remember.
It is quite common for me to send out an executive summary to an investor or investment group only for them to say something like, “Yes, I know of this company. Are they still looking? We took a look at this last year and told them to come back once they have a little more traction. Have they got any sales yet/did they get the product out?”
Much has been written about how angel investors can help entrepreneurs, but who do business angels turn to when they need help?
Business angels are seen as the amateur cousins of professional venture capitalist investors in much the same way as the blue chip business sector is often seen as the core value sector of any economy. In fact, blue chips represent less than 2% of businesses in terms of volume and less than 50% in terms of value.
Business Angel and Internet technology expert, Eileen Burbidge, talks to Brett Tudor about why she became a business angel and what she looks for in the businesses she invests in.