Angel Membership

We're building Australia's most exclusive tech investor community

Innovation Bay’s angel memberships connect a new wave of sophisticated angel investors with the most exciting technology deals in Australia. We’re assembling an exclusive community of experienced angels, ex-founders and CEOs, and high-net-worth individuals who want to invest in innovative Australian tech and make a real, lasting impact on the industry.

Members will receive direct access to amazing investment opportunities, free of barriers, within a highly trusted and supported community. In addition to quality deal flow, members will enjoy exclusive events, and sessions with Australia’s top venture capitalists to learn more about investing in tech.

Deal flow

Exclusive access to vetted deal flow from an extensive pipeline of early stage, high growth businesses.

Investment platform

Gain access to a secure deal management platform to track startup progress and receive regular updates.

Exclusive events & education

Attend investor-only events and learn from Australia’s best investors and subject matter experts at tailored workshops.

Startup matchmaking

Engage directly with startup founders through facilitated matchmaking.

Membership Tiers

We are introducing four different levels of membership to suit varying levels of investing expertise and goals.


You haven’t invested in startups before. You are interested in learning more, want to meet other angels and to start investing in ambitious tech founders.

Join the waitlist

Next Gen

The next generation in a family business who want to learn all about how startups operate, how to angel invest, and raise your profile in the tech investment community.

Join the waitlist


Former founders and executives who have owned or operated a business. You already invest and love playing the role of trusted mentor to founders.

Join the waitlist


For active angel investors with a strong portfolio and track record of investing in startups who are looking to form close bonds and co-invest with other angel investors.

Email Sam for more info

Startup founders who pitch with us say...

“"We participated in many pitch night events and by far the Innovation Bay Founder Dinner was the most valuable. The structure of the night and the feedback together with a list of genuine leads is like no other."”

Roei YaakobiFounder & CEO Tie Up Farming

“"Innovation Bay has been a great supporter of our business. We've been introduced to a world-class network of advisors and investors through their events. They are a great springboard for startups in Australia. We raised $100K through the Innovation Bay dinner."”

Bridget LoudonCofounder & CEO, Expert360

““Less than a week on and the Dinner has definitely created some leads to follow up. The opportunity to mix with potential partners, collaborators, investors, and fellow founders was invaluable. I couldn't recommend it enough to another aspiring startup."”

Eric PeckCofounder & CEO, Swoop Aero

Startups Apply for funding

If you’re a startup founder who wants to connect with angel investors who can fund you now and in the future, apply to present at an upcoming Cap Table event.

Apply to Pitch

Angel Resources

Read our blog with all the reasons and resources prospective angel investors need to begin backing Australian startups.

Watch our recent panel discussion with some of Australia’s most active angel investors

LaunchVic aim to lead the development of a globally-connected startup ecosystem by supporting startups and investors to sustainably grow and deliver economic and cultural benefits for both Victoria and Australia.
Innovation Bay received funding through LaunchVic's 'Support For Angel Networks' funding round to establish a new Angel Network in Victoria. LaunchVic is Victoria's startup agency, established by the Victorian Government in March 2016 as an independent agency responsible for developing Victoria's startup ecosystem.
The Future Industries eXchange for Entrepreneurship (FIXE) is a strategy to grow the culture of entrepreneurship in South Australia; a nexus for connecting and building the ecosystem and a showcase of South Australian people, businesses and ideas.

FIXE is supporting entrepreneurs to build their capabilities and their confidence, to make sure they have the skills to grow a business from concept through creation, bring their ideas to market and turn their innovations into commercial outcomes.