What we do

What we do

Identify Startups

Network members individually assess funding proposals that come in and in addition, they might create some startup opportunities with entrepreneurs.

Support and Mentor

TCA was started with the objective of fostering Entrepreneurship with prime focus on nurturing and mentoring new generation entrepreneurs. TCA members nurture early stage startups for success through capital, mentorship, network, experience and entrepreneurial wisdom.

Provide funding

Investors are able to handhold the entrepreneur through the life cycle of fund raising as well as open doors to customers and partners of very high order.

Invested till no
Invested till now
Rs. +30 Crores
Angel Inestors
Angel Investors
+85
Startups Funded
Startups Funded
+40
Number of Exits
Number of Exits
+4

Portfolio

Meet our Angels

The Chennai Angels currently has 72 individual members and 11 institutional members. All our members are successful entrepreneurs, senior executives, technologists and skilled professionals from a diverse set of industries.

In an effort to help young minds, a group of members who have vast experience came together to start The Chennai Angles, previously called as Chennai Entrepreneurship Trust Fund. Besides providing capital, TCA members act as mentors for the green horns venturing into the world of business. TCA has among its members several Venture Capitalists who are available to partner TCA on larger outlays.

Industry Insight

25 Nov
How to Build the Right Team for Your Growing Startup

No matter how great your idea is, the team behind your idea is the most important piece of the startup puzzle. So the first step towards building your start up is putting together a good team. Remember that the employees you hire can make or bre

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19 Nov
Top tips for raising Venture Capital

As your startup grows you will, at some point, look for Venture Capital funding. VC funding, unlike angel funding is big ticket and investors write big cheques depending on their interest in the start up. Most of the large Indian startups are al

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