ANGELS is an investment collective founded by Chloe Sladden, Jessica Verrilli, April Underwood, Katie Stanton, Vijaya Gadde and Jana Messerschmidt in 2015. In addition to investing in phenomenal companies, their mission is to get more women on the cap tables of successful startups.
As investors, they back ambitious founders pursuing bold ideas. They collectively have a portfolio of 80+ companies across a wide range of industries.
Some of their portfolio companies include Gusto, Bird, Vector Space, Coinbase, Nurx, Color, Rival, Brandless, eero, Moxxly, Winnie, Kit, Buoyant, Lygos, OneConcern, Carrot Fertility, Airtable, and Literati.
Beyond investing, they also host #ANGELS Access events and conversations to build community, diversify networks, and include and promote women in frontier fields shaping the industry.