iAngels, a Tel Aviv, Israel-based platform enabling private investors to co-invest in startups with Israel-based angels, raised $2.25m in seed funding via its own service.
The round was led by Roman Abramovich’s fund, Millhouse Capital, with participation from Marc Lasry, Boaz Weinstein, Alex Waislitz, Drew Schaefer, Gigi Levy, David Assia, Daniel Recanati, Yanki Margalit and Marcy Simon. The company raised $1.25m from some of Israel’s most successful angels, and an additional $1m from its global community of investors within two days.
Led by founding partners Mor Assia and Shelly Hod Moyal, iAngels is an angel investing equity crowdfunding platform that provides accredited investors worldwide with access to deals backed by Israel’s top performing early-stage investors under the terms they negotiated.
In 2014, the platform has connected its investor community to 15 Israeli companies in 2014 including TravelersBox, Hello Doctor, Webyclip, Nanorep, Drippler and Biscience.