Angels@Essex – Now being tracked on Beauhurst

University of Essex’s Innovative equity investment platform Angels@Essex is now being tracked on the Beauhurst platform.

Beauhurst is a data platform that lets you discover, track and understand high-growth companies, accelerators and funds. The Angels@Essex platform’s tracked status means that any businesses who are successful in using the Angels@Essex platform to raise investment will be linked to Angels@Essex on Beauhurst.

This new status allows both prospective investors to track the Angels@Essex portfolio and see examples of successful deals who have benefitted from going through the Angels@Essex process.

This news follows confirmation that the Angels@Essex team have facilitated over £20million of investment to innovative seed businesses. £12.7 million has been raised by businesses on the Angels@Essex platform with a further £8.3m being secured by businesses working with the Space to Grow scheme, which offer businessowners 1-to-1 mentoring support, webinars and an opportunity to pitch to funders.

Business Support Manager John Stenhouse welcomed the announcement of the Beauhurst tracking and the latest figures, urging entrepreneurs and investors to get in touch with his team.

John Stenhouse, business support manager, said: “The past two years have seen a pheromonal growth in innovative ideas coming to market and we are pleased that we have been part of their journey to success.

“Through our own rapid growth, we have been innovative both in our approach and delivery of specialised free services tailored to meet the changing demands we meet.

“We practice what we preach and learn from our experiences working with highly innovative idea creators.”

By 28 Mar 2022