Angel Challenge - Startups

Fundraise through a trusted process and reach out to a broad network of investors
WhereOnline
When21 Oct, 21 - 20 Jan, 22
CostFree
CategoriesRaise funding
Register Interest
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What you'll gain

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY

Meet investors that are prepared to invest and be a part of your current fundraising round

NETWORK OF INVESTORS

Meet 20 investors directly through the program, and gain access to over 500 alumni investors

DEVELOP FUNDRAISING SKILLS

Develop fundraising skills by having investor meetings, deal negotiations, due diligence and book building

RESOURCES

Gain access to investment best practices, and startup fundraising tools

MENTORSHIP

Receive feedback from experienced investors, entrepreneurs and startup leaders

SAVE VALUABLE TIME

Attract multiple investors, and complete a due diligence process in less than 2 months

About

Angel Challenge is a training program on deal negotiation and fundraising, where you have the chance to build your investment deal. You will meet real investors, through discussions, negotiations and building your term sheet.

By participating as a startup you get both unique investment training and the possibility of closing your investment round.

20 investors join the program with the intention to meet the best startups, network with other angels, improve their investment skills and invest in startups.

It is our goal to create as many great investment deals as possible through the Angel Challenge program.

PREPARATION

Create your fundraising plan

All startups (15)

SELECTION

Pitch and meet the investors

All startups (15)

DEAL CREATION

Work with a dedicated group of investors and develop your term sheet. Only selected startups (4-6)

FUNDRAISING

Create a long term fundraising strategy and close the round. Only selected startups with term sheet (2-5)

Previous participants say..

A program with a steep learning curve! We made a lot of valuable connections, and most importantly got investor ready. We ended up receiving funding through the Angel Challenge, which we did not think would happen so soon!

VILDE BERGAN

CEO of Cosgear

Angel Challenge will help your company understand how to navigate the jungle of becoming a Startup. It also provides a network of investors & key people to interact with. So if you’re an early phase company, I implore you to make the choice of participating; it’s a game changer for sure!

ERIC MACODY LUND

CMO of Accountflow

Who can join

  • A dedicated team with growth ambitions
  • Show some validation in the market
  • An early version of a product or service
  • A registered company in Norway
  • Fundraising ready

Please Note: all investor participants confirm to be financially capable to invest at least the minimum investment amount NOK 50.000 and have the intention to do so, but it is not obligated for them to invest unless it is of mutual interest between investors and startups at the end of the program. 

Agenda

Every session includes topic-related presentations by investor experts from our network, and you will be provided with relevant materials to take you through the entire process.

1

MEET THE INVESTORS

Get to know your potential investors and present your startup case to the group

17.03.22 - Online

2

SELECTION DAY

Present your fundraising strategy and find out if the investors are interested to continue

31.03.22 - Online

3

PERFORMING DUE DILIGENCE

Start due diligence with a dedicated group of investors interested in your case

07.04.22 - Online

4

IDENTIFYING KEY DEAL POINTS

Get an introduction to different types of investment instruments and start the negotiation process

21.04.22 - Online

5

DEAL POINTS TO TERM SHEET

Continue the negotiations with your investor group and align your investment expectations

03.05.22 - Online

6

FUNDRAISING PLAN

Improve the fundraising plans and future strategy, and prepare to present at the Demo Day

12.05.22 - Online

7

ANGEL CHALLENGE DEMO DAY

Present your investment opportunity to our network of alumni investors and offer relevant investors the chance to join the deal, or to sign up as interested for later rounds. 

19.05.22 - Online

Read more about Angel Challenge

CONTACT PERSON

Even Ifar Fossland

Head of Fundraising For Startups

[email protected]

+47 980 06 594