Angel Insights takes you inside the world of angel investing. Join our host Tom Britton as he chats with the world's most successful investors, to understand their investment strategy, approach to due diligence, and tips that can dramatically improve your approach to investing.
Angel Insights is created by SyndicateRoom:
Peter Cowley on angel investing and the importance of being coachable
Peter Cowley started life as an engineer but quickly developed a passion for entrepreneurship which has stuck with him his entire career. He fell into angel investing before he really knew what it was all about and soon became a true student of the game.
Backing diverse founders with Denzel Walters
Denzel Walters, co-founder for Community Growth Ventures, sat down to chat with us about his professional experience, his approach to angel investing, and the gap in the market in backing diverse founders that led to the founding of Community Growth Ventures.
Investing in Cleantech with Caroline Halliday
Today we had the privilege of chatting with Caroline Halliday, from the Green Angel Syndicate. Caroline has a wealth of experience working with environmentally-minded businesses and investing in cleantech startups. Listen in to learn how she approaches a cleantech investment opportunity.
Angel investing lessons learned with Kirsten Connell
Super Angel Kirsten Connell talks to us about her career, both before angel investing and since, and the lessons she's learned along the way that have led to her becoming one of the top business angels in the UK with a particular focus on cybertech.
Angel investing lessons learned with Simon Thorpe
We had the opportunity to chat with Super Angel Simon Thorpe about his career, before angel investing and since, and the lessons he's learned along the way that have led to him becoming one of the top business angels in the UK.
Angel investing lessons learned with Chris Mairs CBE
In addition to having an enviable angel portfolio, super angel Chris Mairs CBE has held various executive roles at Metaswitch Networks, including a long stint as CTO. He's been the Chairman of Magic Pony Technology, Curon Medical, Phoelex, Board Member at Raspberry Pi, Venture Partner at Entrepreneur First and is a Fellow at the Royal Academy of Engineering.
We had the chance to sit down with Chris and discuss his incredible experience in both his professional life and angel investing.
In Today’s Episode You Will Learn:
1) The angel investing trends we should look for in 2021
2) Is there appetite for UK startup from external investors?
3) The difference between working with UK/US tech companies
4) The biggest lessons learnt from having a large portfolio
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Love the way you look at different aspects of angel investing
I particularly liked the episode with Denzel Walters. It is so important to bring in underrepresented founders.
#mustlisten Human Investment stories
This is such a great addition to the media around angel investing. It’s so rare to hear personal stories and win advice from the investment community in such a human, first person, non Alpha, Master of the Universe way. Thank you Syndicate Room!
Great concept but don't interrupt guests!
Great guests and concept but don't interrupt them when they're mid-flow answering your question!