What is EBAN

EBAN is an organisation that seed funds and many other types of early stage investment professionals all across Europe.

EBAN is one of the many representative in Brussels with a membership of more than 275 different business angel networks in all of Europe. These in turn federate some 20.000 angels, and receive about 40.000 business plans a year. EBAN brings together over 113 member organisations in 26 countries today. Through direct and indirect membership, EBAN reaches out to 300 groups, 20.000 angels and 40.000 entrepreneurs. EBAN was established in 1999 by a group of pioneer angel networks in Europe with the collaboration of the European Commission and EURADA.

EBAN is the networking platform enabling its members to

  • Stay on top of trends in the early stage investment market in Europe
  • Build new relationships, new business opportunities by networking with peers across border.
  • Get answers to day-to-day challenges: don’t reinvent the wheel, we might have the solution!
  • Access our resource center and get ongoing capacity building opportunities
  • Be represented under one voice representing the interests of early stage investors near European policy makers