Unfollow The Leader
Ranked solving some of the world's biggest challenges as their main motivation.
Half of respondents admitted that somewhat often (29.45%), or very frequently (20.86%), they don't invest in startups because they don't understand the technology well enough.
74.85% of Angel investors reported that management team was the most important factor.
Propel(x) collaborated with Breakout Labs, the MIT Alumni Angels of Northern California, and innovation Node - Los Angelis, a national node of the National Science Foundation Innovation Corps ("I-Corps") Program, to develop and field this survey to more than 300 individuals to understand the views and motivations for angel investing. The survey was offered to both current and prospective angel investors through the Angel Capital Association, Band of Angels, HBS Alumni Angels (Harvard Angels), the MIT Alumni Angels of Northern California, and Prope(x) members.