- We are an angel syndicate with >1,240 accredited investor members.
What is our investor member base?
- Self directed angels. Usually domain experts in an engineering discipline, sales, etc. Many have worked at or are currently working at top startups
What makes RUV Alliance unique?
- We fulfill SAFE and equity deals directly using automation (built into cap table management systems) instead of creating SPVs
- In special cases, we will create SPVs for secondary rounds and only if we have >$80k in pre commits.
- We encourage direct relationships between founders and syndicate members
What is the timeline/process for a deal?
- For a SAFE/priced equity deal
- For a secondary deal where we believe we have >$80k in demand
How does the Alliance make money?
- 2% one time management fee only for situations where the syndicate creates a SPV to invest
- Founders will never be charged anything in any form to raise from our group.
Does the founder need a lead investor in order to bring a deal to the Alliance?
- No. As long as the founder has terms in mind, then we can launch the deal
Do founders need to pitch the Alliance admins?
What is the minimum check size a founder should set for their SAFE?