Highly active business angel
Switzerland is home to large business angel clubs
Switzerland has about 400,000 millionaires, with millionaire density higher in only a few other countries, and the money of wealthy individuals is flowing increasingly into start-ups. The Swiss ICT investor club SICTIC, the platform investiere and btov invest in dozens of Swiss start-ups every year. In addition Swiss banks, bring entrepreneurs and wealthy clients together. And the sums invested are considerable; for example, members of UBS’ Private Investor Circle have invested more than CHF 120 million in start-up companies over the last four years alone.