029. Is Angel Investment Right for You? by FastForward published on 2019-04-23T11:11:44Z How do angel investors and angel groups work? Where do you find them as an entrepreneur? Angel investing has not only become trendy and highly profitable, it is now a powerful source of fuel for the economy, jobs, and innovation. For entrepreneurs, angels have become a primary source of funding, and for many startups, a vital part of their existence. But, how is this type of fundraising different and how can founders connect with this money? Martin Avison is founder at Angel Groups, a funding platform that introduce businesses looking for investment to a range of high net-worth individuals. He has a wealth of experience in facilitating investments and shares his knowledge on angel funding to help you decide if it’s the right path for you and your business. Some of the key points discussed in this podcast: - What is angel investment and how does it work? - What angels bring to the table? - How much money do angels invest, on average? - The key messages angels want to hear from entrepreneurs. - When is the right time to pitch for funding? Host: Patricia Keating Guests: Martin Avison, founder of Angel Groups - www.angelgroups.co.uk Listening Time: 45 mins Follow Tech Manchester: Twitter: @tecmcr LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/techmanchester/ Or visit us at www.techmanchester.co.uk Let us know what you'd like to hear to take your business forward. Don't forget to subscribe and leave us a review.