TheAngel Society

Founded in 2012 by former Dragons’ Den investor and Founder of the successful Cambridge Angels group, Doug Richard; this exclusive club is aimed at business angels with a keen interest in discovering and investing in some of the most promising creative industries startups spanning broadcast media, communications, craft, culinary arts, design, digital, fashion, fine art, music, performing arts and beyond. We hold regular events across London throughout the year wherein our members enjoy unique access to hand selected creative startups for investment opportunities.


Membership is by invitation only, however if you would like to apply to be considered please register by clicking here and we will review your application and respond to you as soon as possible.

Doug Richard, former Co-founder of The Cambridge Angels

Investment Opportunities

If you run a UK based, creative startup and are looking for investment of up to £150k and would like to be considered to pitch at one of our prestigious School for Creative Startups Angel Society events please send your executive summary with covering letter to

School for Creative Startups has partnered with My Business FD to deliver the highest quality advice and support to our pitching startups.