As a member of the Angel Investors Ontario team, you will gain exposure to the unique Angel Investing ecosystem. You will play a role in enabling early stage financing for start-up companies, while also developing and building Ontario’s Angel Investing ecosystem.
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Angel Investors Ontario (AIO), a member of the Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs (ONE), is the Administrator of the Angel Network Program, on behalf of the Government of Ontario. Since 2007, its mission has been to create and grow Angel investor groups for all the regions of Ontario. Growing the membership and spreading best practices of these groups builds a more potent combination of mentorship & capital for innovative, early-stage companies in the province.
For the next Annual General Meeting on December 14th, 2017, we are seeking to appoint one or more new Directors for the Board of Angel Investors Ontario.
Skills and Experience Requirements:
5+ years (minimum) of Canadian experience with respect to three or more of:
- Angel investment
- The practice of law (preferred skill set)
- Early-stage growth enterprise development (including entrepreneurship, mentorship, advisory services and business acceleration)
- Corporate governance
- Government or not-for-profit operations
- Other relevant subjects including:
- Sales and marketing
- Economic development policy
- Finance & Banking
AIO Board Directors will provide expertise, guidance and advice in matters that advance and support the strategic objectives of the Angel investor network.
This is a non-remunerated volunteer position, but with certain expenses reimbursed.
To grow Ontario’s Angel investing ecosystem to build prosperity, create jobs and strengthen communities.
The expectation is that board directors, including those from outside Toronto, will participate in all board meetings (sometimes by phone, but also in person) and participate on at least one board committee.
We strongly support the diversification of involved personnel and encourage persons of every origin and identity to apply.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please submit your application, including a profile and statement of interest, by 5:00pm on Tuesday November 7th, 2017 to email@example.com.
Please also indicate if you are an angel investor (accredited investor) in your application.
For more information, read our 2016/2017 Annual Report here.
Volunteering with Angel Investors Ontario
Volunteering with Angel Investors Ontario is an opportunity to connect with and learn from the best that Ontario’s organized Angel investor community has to offer. Qualified volunteers are provided with mutually-beneficial opportunities of specific scope that help foster the Angel community. To express your assistance in volunteering, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.