Information for Startups

DU Angels is always on the lookout for strong founding teams and new ideas and business models that we can effectively grow to a successful exit.

Please review our investment criteria below and send us a note if you are looking to raise capital and feel you are a good fit. 


Investment Criteria

- Open to all industries and regions

- Seed & early-stage

- Round size: $1-$10mm

- Lead investor required

- Valuation < $20mm

- Proud to serve under-represented geographies and demographics

- Preference given to DU- affiliated startups


Portfolio Company Benefits

Partners. Visionaries.

Access To Funding

Access to funding from a large group of individuals through one investment vehicle with a single deal lead

Network of Trusted Advisors

We offer startups the opportunity to leverage our collective experience, expertise, and our trusted networks of members and affiliates

Expanded Relationships

We offer our portfolio companies access to key hires, new customers, board members, mentoring and advisory roles, and access to additional capital partners

Founder First Mentality

We are founder friendly organization with a focus on helping our portfolio companies grow and achieve success in any way we can