Founded by a group of Cornell Board of Trustee Emeriti and alumni venture capitalists, Red Bear Angels is dedicated to creating a highway through which Cornell entrepreneurs can access the individual investors who can be most helpful to them.

Red Bear Angels makes it simple for individuals to make angel investments in startups tied to Cornell University and its alumni base.

One of the fastest-growing angel groups to ever come to market, Red Bear Angels has invested ~8 Million across 26 companies to-date, 50%+ which have significantly increased in value the <few years since the firm’s launch.

Members receive access to Red Bear’s highly differentiated deal flow pipeline and procurement.  Red Bear handles term sheet negotiation and administrative details for each deal, creating a quick and seamless process for angel investors.  Members also receive access to a packed programming schedule of high-profile, intimate social events, primarily in NYC.  The membership costs $1,000 annually, and there is no minimum investment requirement. To join, click here and select “Investor Sign up.” Someone from our team will then reach out to you.