We have provided a list of Angel Investors in North Carolina as a guide only. If you are looking for funding, and to raise money, these groups may be able to help you! We also have a guide to working with Angel Investors that you can find here.
Below you will find a partial list of Angel Networks in and around the RTP, Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill NC areas.
LIST OF ANGEL INVESTOR GROUPS IN NORTH CAROLINA
Charlotte Angel Fund invests in early stage companies throughout North Carolina and contiguous states. Their members are individuals who are residents of or have interests in the Charlotte area, and who wish to invest at an early stage in promising companies with strong management teams and compelling business opportunities in large markets.
BRAIN is composed of accredited individual and institutional angel investors, and works with other capital providers for startups in western NC.
PAN is a member-managed angel investment group that focuses on investment opportunities in early-stage companies with high potential for rapid growth. PAN prefers life science, software, and technology investments in the North Carolina Piedmont Triad region, but companies from the neighboring states of South Carolina and Virginia that meet the group’s investment requirements are also welcome.
RTP Capital Associates is a consortium of individual accredited angel investors who are passionate about entrepreneurship and who have a sincere desire to help the entrepreneurs in whom they individually invest. Its members typically provide insight, guidance, mentoring, connections, and other strategic resources, including Board of Director representation, in an attempt to mitigate investment risk and enhance value for the regionally based seed stage companies in which they invest.
Triangle Angel Partners is an experienced band of angel investors, in the high tech and life sciences industries, interested in investing their time, analysis and money into early life cycle companies.
WIN is a private equity fund of angel investors located in Wilmington, North Carolina. WIN provides capital to early-stage, high-growth companies throughout eastern North and South Carolina that have the potential to provide a high rate of return on investment. WIN is a founding member of the Angel Capital Association and works with other angel investment groups in the area to leverage expertise, experience, and financial power to help emerging companies and to benefit its members
The Inception Micro Angel Fund is a member-managed seed stage angel capital fund designed to capitalize on the growth in entrepreneurial activity and venture financing in greater North Carolina and in selective areas of Virginia and South Carolina.IMAF-Cape Fear
Contact: Dallas Romanowski, Director
Phone: (910) 681-1420
Contact: Ken Paulus
Phone: (704) 773-1276
Contact: Don Mills
Phone: (252) 916-2844
Contact: Bill Warner, Director
Contact: Tim Janke, Director
Phone: (336) 403-1088
Contact: Charlie Owen III, Fund Executive
Phone: (828) 651-9815
*Note: This may not be a complete list.
WEBSITES TO HELP YOU CONNECT TO ANGELS
A new trend has been the development of websites which help connect Angels with wary-stage Companies seeking investments. Below are a few of these Websites. As business lawyers in Raleigh, we would suggest that you first look to engage local individuals in your network.