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EBAN is Europe’s leading early-stage investor network. We connect and support business angels, early stage investors, entrepreneurs and corporates throughout the world, with over 150 members in more than 50 countries today. We enable knowledge and best practice sharing and community building across different regions and sectors.

Become a member

*Please email the filled-out membership application form to info@eban.org.

Membership of EBAN provides the following unique advantages:

A worldwide network

Connect and build new relationships with business angels/investor groups in more than 50 countries. Be part of or lead EBAN Communities, which focus on different industries and regions, connecting like-minded investors and entrepreneurs to share deals, knowledge, best practices and network connections.

Access to exclusive events

Host or enjoy special access to EBAN Events. Have exclusive access to worldwide investor events, tech and startup conferences and high level policy meetings that will help you connect to latest market trends and new investment opportunities.

Education & trainings

Join the periodic workshops, masterclasses and webinars for investors that EBAN organises and learn how to invest professionally from our expert coaches.

Research & best practices

Stay on top of trends in the early stage investment market by accessing our Knowledge Center, statistical data reports, and monthly newsletter and gain insights by exchanging best practices with other investors.

Answers to your day-to-day challenges

Receive tailored support from EBAN: guidance on how to implement your initiatives, tips for organising events for business angels and growing your network, facilitation of direct connections with investors and innovation experts from all over the world.

Impact on the legislative and fiscal environment

Contribute to angel and entrepreneurship policy discussions on national, European and international levels. Receive EBAN’s support in furthering angel investment in your country.

Opportunities for your portfolio companies

Expose your portfolio companies to investors from around the world through EBAN’s events and specific initiatives like the EBAN Scaleup of the Month. Enable them to benefit from initiatives like our AWS Activate offer for startups.

Visibility in the early stage community

Gain visibility in the EBAN community by having your initiatives, news and events shared through our newsletters, our social media channels and our website, reaching more than 20,000 readers. Have your profile listed in the EBAN Membership Directory.

Access to Deal flow and Cross-Border Investment Opportunities

Access deal flow at EBAN’s Events and Scaleup of the Month webinars and take advantage of syndication platforms like Gust and StartupIncluder.

Become a member

*Please email the filled-out membership application form to info@eban.org.

Membership categories

Business Angel Networks
€1000/year
National or regional, commercial or industry sector networks that foster means of introduction between small / medium sized companies and private investors with market experience (business angels)
Associate Members
€1500/year
Organisations which do not fit in full membership categories (networks, federations, accelerators, early stage funds, crowdfunding platforms) but have evident interest in the business angel industry. Special fee for SMEs (€500/year)
Affiliate Members
€250/year
Business Angels or Private individuals who have invested or intend to invest in small and medium size businesses. They usually have broad market knowledge and provide both finance and expertise or business skills to the enterprise
Corporate Members
€5000/year
Special category that allows corporations to join the E-Xcelerator®, an EBAN group set up to develop a working alliance between Accelerators and Business Angel Networks across Europe, focusing on engagement and best practice
Early Stage Funds and Seed Funds
€1500/year
Private equity firms or funds investing in emerging startups in the equity gap (€500,000 – €3 million)
Crowdfunding Platforms
€1500/year
Platforms that enable a large number of people to provide money in small increments
Academic Members and Researchers
€250/year
Professors or researchers interested in entrepreneurship and the early stage ecosystem
Business Accelerators
€1500/year
Highly competitive programs that include full mentorship and culminate in a public pitch event
Business and Startup Incubators
€1500/year
Programs that help startups in their very initial phases to get the optimal conditions to grow
Government Associated Bodies
€2500/year
National, regional or local public or semipublic organisms with support of the public administration
Chambers of Commerce
€2500/year
Local associations that promote the interests of the business community in a particular place.
Network Federations
€1500/year
A number of business angel networks that decide to join and act as a group at some levels
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