Angel Investment Network launches Private Equity and Venture Capital division



London-based Angel Investment Network, the world’s largest online angel investment platform, has announced the launch of its Private Equity and Venture Capital division, AIV Capital.

Led by senior investment manager Ethan Khatri, AIV Capital will invest between $ 10- $ 75 million + in established companies ranging from growth / Series B to pre-IPO and has a flexible approach using both primary capital. and secondary. Its sector agnostic focus will be on strong leadership teams with a demonstrated advantage in the space in which they operate.

Managing Director of AIV Capital, Ethan Khatri brings 16 years of investment experience in the European and Asian venture capital markets. Over the course of his career, he has successfully completed 27 transactions, completing 13 exits, spanning technology, business software, pharmaceuticals, healthcare and consumer.

He will combine his experience with AIN’s early stage market coverage and the portfolio of companies they have historically funded.

According to Mike Lebus, founder of Angel Investment Network: “AIV Capital is the next natural step in the evolution of AIN. AIN has changed that by democratizing access to angel investing and making the dreams of so many startup founders come true as the first step in their fundraising journey.

“With the right experience and the right team in place, led by Ethan, we are now able to support businesses through the entire fundraising cycle, from idea in a chamber to seed funding through to fundraising. pre-IPO. “

According to Ethan Khatri: “AIV Capital is a powerful new force in private equity and venture capital. Leveraging AIN’s evolving network, our experienced team has access to an extraordinary talent pool for the growth of early stage businesses, which we can match with the right funding structure to ensure they offer absolute return opportunities.


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