Angel Investors, Venture Capital Crowd Funding

​​​​Angel Investors are an important aspect when it comes to financing your business ideas. The following links are useful when it comes to finding the appropriate angel for your business or business expansion.

The Angel Association

The Angel association aims to increase the quantity, quality and success of angel investments in New Zealand and in doing so create a greater pool of capital for innovative start-up companies. The Association has a very useful Investment Ready Guide.


The New Zealand Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (NZVCA) covers the whole spectrum of investment in New Zealand private capital including Angel investment, seed and early-stage venture capital through to development capital and private equity (including management buy-outs and buy-ins).

Crowd Funding

New Zealand’s crowd funding approach is starting to develop and is a useful source for obtaining funds and sharing ideas for any business. The Angel Association of New Zealand has this link on their website when thinking of using crowd funds for raising capital.

New Zealand Venture Investment Fund

NZVIF is a New Zealand-based private equity fund of funds investor that manages fund of funds investments as well as direct co-investments.

NZVIF was established by the New Zealand government in 2002, to help build a vibrant venture capital market in New Zealand. They are based in Auckland and work with other existing funds to provide venture capital support. Their website has useful links and research if you are looking for venture capital to assist your business to grow.

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