5 Most Active Angel Networks For Indian Startups

AngelList India

The Silicon Valley-based investors’ network entered India in 2018. Founded by Naval Ravikant, the network claims to have backed 500-plus Indian startups.

Indian Angel Network

Formed in 2006 by Alok Mittal and Padmaja Ruparel, Indian Angel Network (IAN) has made 198 investments, led 98 rounds, and made 14 exits.

Lead Angels

Formed by Sushanto Mitra in 2013, the network has completed a decade in India. It works with 400 angel investors from diverse backgrounds from India and overseas.

Venture Catalysts

Founded in 2016 by Anil Jain, Anuj Golecha, Apoorva Ranjan Sharma, and Gaurav Jain, Venture Catalysts has investments in 176 startups, with a combined value exceeding $3 Bn.


Established in 2013 by Shanti Mohan and Sanjay Jha, the network claims to have made over 950 investments with a portfolio value of over $11 Bn.

From Seed To Success: 15 Active Angel Networks For Indian Startups