Giving Wings to Innovative Startups

TiE SoCal Angels empowers Founders to gain access to leading investors and pitch among innovative Startups. We are building an innovation-fueled ecosystem by providing Capital, Mentorship, and Connections to high-growth Startups.

California's leading early-stage platform for founders.

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*The given numbers highlight the record of investments by TiE Angels – the largest angel group in Silicon Valley. TiE SoCal and TiE Silicon Valley are among the sponsoring chapters of TiE Global Angels.

We assist, work with & help founders grow every step of the way

Building a Startup Culture

Mentorship programs to guide Startups through ups and downs 

Strategic Partnerships

Relationships that complement your business and add significant value

Capital Needs

Grow and Scale your Startup with desired cash flow

We welcome applications from members and non-members alike. The prime parameter is the possibility and intensity of the problem that you are trying to solve using your idea. TiE SoCal Angel is looking for the 10 things in your Investment pitch

  • The Vision
  • The Problem
  • The Opportunity
  • The Solution
  • The Business Model
  • Validation and What’s Next
  • Marketing and Growth
  • The Team
  • Financials
  • The Ask

Leading investors who invested in top growing startups


Shankar Ram

Chair – TiE SoCal Angels

Venkat Tadanki

Managing Partner at Anvaya Ventures, Inc.

Ramesh Patel

President at Sora Power Inc

Navneet Chugh

Managing Partner, The Chugh Firm

Vijay Kotrappa

Investor, Advisor (Strategy and Execution)

Anshuman Sinha

Co-Founder, Startup Steroid

Promoting Women-led Innovative Startups

TiE SoCal Women Fund is an initiative to bridge the gap and facilitate gender equality. By creating a special fund dedicated to investing in women-led startups, we aim to encourage the next generation of women founders, attain balanced growth in the economy and brace women entrepreneurship.

Build with SoCal Angels

Begin your journey & build the future of global startup ecosystem.

More than just a Source of Capital

TiE SoCal Angels is affiliated with TiE – a global non-profit organization of successful entrepreneurs, investors, and senior professionals. At Tie SoCal Angels, participating investors are turning their passion for business into investment by supporting potential Startups in form of capital, mentorship, and connections.

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