Mobile Payments Platform, Pepper, closes £1.1m investment with London Business Angels Investor Syndicate

20 October 2015

London based mobile payments and digital loyalty platform, Pepper, has closed a £1.1m investment with over £400k of investment by London Business Angels (LBA) and associated investors including the LBA EIS Roundtable Syndicate Fund 2015 and the £25M London Co-Investment Fund.

The Analyst View: The B2C Problem

20 October 2015

The B2C Problem

Angels in MedCity announces its first funding of £2m

15 September 2015

Angels in MedCity announces its first funding of £2m

Two life sciences and digital health companies have secured a total of £2m to grow their business and commercialise their innovation, thanks to a new community of angel investors focused on supporting life sciences.

StepJockey raises £600,000 to fuel growth and corporate wellness innovation

14 September 2015

StepJockey Ltd today announced that it has secured £600,000 in new investment capital to drive the company’s growth

The Analyst View: Tech space from the front end of the deal pipeline

10 September 2015

Having joined London Business Angels straight out of Imperial College Business School, I have been tasked with providing a fresh faced view of the Angel Investment / Venture Capital tech space and the current market climate. These are some of my initial observations:

Tech City Inflation:

London Business Angels (LBA) closes 15 deals with over £10m invested in 2015 to date

18 August 2015

LBA, one of the UK’s leading Angel Groups reports that its Angel Syndicates remain very active in 2015 with 15 deals closed and over £10m invested to date. Building on this success it is delighted to announce that it has now appointed Callum Lee as an investment analyst. Callum joins the team following his Masters in Finance at Imperial Business School.

London Business Angels launches its Angels in the City programme in Kuala Lumpur with Malaysian Business Angels Network

17 August 2015

The Angels of the City programme designed and developed by London Business Angels (LBA) and successfully running over the past three years in London has now launched in Kuala Lumpur.

London Business Angels back Astrid & Miyu, a contemporary jewellery brand, with £600,000 in new investment

28 July 2015

London based Astrid & Miyu ( was founded 4 years ago by Connie Nam in order to solve her shopping pains of not being able to find a jewellery brand that provides unique but wearable jewellery pieces at affordable price points. Since launch, the brand’s sales have grown at more than 100% every year.

London Business Angels Charity Wine Tasting Night raises over £3,500 for Young Enterprise

26 June 2015

London Business Angels is delighted to announce that it raised £3,500 this week for Young Enterprise ( at its charity wine tasting hosted by patent and trade mark attorneys, Mathys & Squire, in their offices in The Shard.