Equity GapA group of private individuals who invest and support emerging and growing businesses. In particular, we assist young companies who have achieved the SMART award and who have gone through a pre-investment commercialisation process. High growth companies are also considered, but they must demonstrate a strong market and a clear investment exit strategy.
|Investor Type||Angel Groups|
|Services Provided||Investor Training, Live Pitch Presentations|
|Investment Stage||Seed, Start-Up, Expansion|
|Investment Range||Less than £150k, £150k - £250k, £250k - £500k, £500k - £1m, £1m - £3m|
|Sectors Considered||Advertising and Publishing, Aerospace and Defence, Automobile and Transport, Business Products and Services, Clean Tech and Eco Innovation, Computing and Electronics, Consumer and e-commerce, Consumer Technology, Creative Arts and Entertainment, Digital Media and Content, Fashion and Design, Fin Tech, Financial and Professional Services, Food and Drink, Healthcare, Med Tech and Digital Health, Internet of Things, Life Sciences, Logistics and Distribution, Materials and Manufacturing, Mobile and Telecoms, Renewables and Energy, Retail, Social Impact|
|No. of opportunities selected each year||varies|
|Company Initial Fee||n/a|
|Company Success Fee||4%|
|Investor Membership Fee||£396 Inc. VAT annual membership fee and also 2% of any investments|
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