D5 Capital has launched an angel investor group for private investors seeking exciting returns in technology and media.

The angel service is provided to sophisticated, high net worth investors that want to gain exposure to high growth media & technology companies in Israel and the UK, with a view to making substantial capital gains over a 5-year time scale.

We aim to identify up to five companies per year that, in our opinion, are capable of rapid growth within a five year time period – with an uplift target of over 5 x the amount originally invested. The Enterprise 5 investment ‘sweet spot’ is the Seed/Series ‘A’ rounds of between $0.5m – $1.5m of equity or convertible debt, where pre-money company valuations are within the $2m- $5m range.

Investment Criteria

The companies selected for Enterprise 5 must offer investors the following attributes:

  • Outstanding management teams
  • Original, disruptive and scalable business models
  • Original intellectual property
  • Plans to address large, global markets
  • Potential for rapid growth of customer bases and revenues.

Preferred sectors

D5 Capital focuses its research on certain media and technology sub-segments in looking for high performance assets:

  • Analytics and data
  • Applications (Internet)
  • Digital media & publishing
  • eCommerce & mCommerce
  • Marketing technology
  • Security software
  • Social media & networks
  • Software as a service (SaaS)
  • Sports technology

How the Angel Service operates

Members of the angel service are under no obligation to invest in any particular transaction. Once an investor has registered and completed the required paperwork to state that he/she is a ‘sophisticated investor’, the investor will receive all updates and notices of individual company road shows and stock issues. In the event that an individual make