The StartAngels Network was founded in 1999 and includes some 85 business angel investors experienced in a variety of industries and positions. Our angel investors invest only in swiss start-up companies, coach them, and provide useful contacts. The StartAngels Network is a non-profit association and does not invest by itself.

Financing rounds
of which 95 were led by SAN
Total investments (including co-investments)

Financings in year 2023:
12 firms (1 new firm)
8 of which led by SAN.
Total investments 23.8 Mio.
1 productive exit


NZZ article: Business angels need strong nerves

NZZ - Business section - 09 January 2024 Business angels need good nerves Startup founders and an investors talk about failures, bad luck and successes and the good feeling of doing something worthwhile. Erich Platzer, board member of the StartAngels Network, in an interview with the NZZ on 9 January 2024. Click here for the full article.

  • StartAngels Pitching Event@ Bank Vontobel

Pitching Event at Vontobel

On 9 March 2023, the final pitching round took place at Bank Vontobel. Four start-ups were selected from over 40 submissions to present their idea to over 70 experienced investors. […]

Hylomorph raises 6.5 mill. CHF

The biomedical company Hylomorph has raised 5.2 million Swiss francs in a financing round. In addition, the manufacturer received funding to allow its products to be approved for the American and European markets. (Source:  […]