On 27 September 2019 the Australian Angel Awards for 2019 were presented by Techboard and the Angels of Australia. The awards recognised and celebrated those active in the angel investment community and the importance of angel investment to the growth of the Australian startup and tech ecosystem and its broader impact on the Australian economy and community. The Awards were presented at Techboard's "Investing Like an Angel" event, the video of which is now available.
The Winners of the Australian Angel Award Categories for 2019
The winners for 2019 are:
Most active angel group assessed by the highest number of confirmed angel investments was awarded to the Brisbane Angels.
Most active angel investor assessed by highest number of confirmed angel investments was awarded to Melbourne Angels member Bill Grierson.
Angel investor of the year was awarded to Jordan Green for his contribution to the Australian angel investment community taking into account not just the his investment activity, but also his positive impact on the angel investor community, through education, support, promotion or other activities.
Best angel exit of the year to be awarded to the most financially successful exit in FY 18/19 was awarded to Scale Investors were named Best Angel Exit of the Year for their $100,000 investment in Trademark Vision in 2014 returning $2.3m after its acquisition by CompuMark late last year.
and NEW for this year:
Most active regional angel group for angel groups based outside of a capital city, was awarded to Fraser Coast Angels.
See Press Coverage of the Awards from our Media Partner StartupDaily.
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