Business consultant and founder of start-ups Yellow Label and Finstant, has started a new role as investment and portfolio manager at GC Angels. The appointment comes as the angel investment service seeks to broaden its support for Greater Manchester’s start-up scene.
GC Angels edtech portfolio client, Immersify Education, is aiming to become the ‘Netflix’ for educational content with the launch of a paid subscription service for dental students, via its Immersify Dental platform.
GC Angels are pleased to announce that we have been recognised as the 13th most active angel network in the UK between 2011 - 2021 according to a report produced by the data platform, Beauhurst.
GC Angels have unveiled a strategic partnership with Global start-up investment bank JPIN. The partnership will expand JPIN's footprint further into regional hubs across the UK and grow its network in Manchester.
The head of investment at GC Angels, who was among the winners at Insider's North West Dealmakers Awards 2021, has outlined her intentions for the firm to continue growing in the next year. Jess Jackson was recognised as the Emerging Dealmaker of the Year at the awards for her work at the Manchester-based investment company.
Investment company GC Angels and Stockport accountancy firm Hallidays are once again partnering for their live and in-person pitch event, taking place at the Hallidays’ office in Stockport on 8th December.
An AI company, which has bases in Huddersfield and Newcastle, has secured £250,000 co-investment as part of plans to expand and set up a new base in Manchester.
CAPSLOCK, an online cyber security bootcamp provider, has completed a £1.04m pre-seed round to help adults re-skill and land high-paying jobs in cyber security, whilst simultaneously plugging the skills gap and deferring over £1m of up-front tuition fees.
Fund Her North has supported six female-founded businesses facilitating investment worth more than £4.2m in its first year.
Our Head of Angel Investment, Jessica Jackson has been nominated for the Women in Finance Awards 2021 and has been successfully shortlisted in the prestigious “Advocate of the Year” category. A huge congratulations goes to Jessica!