How to become a Business Angel

Executive Course for Business Angels.


“How to become a Business Angel” the first executive course for new business angels.

Specifically, it is a training course developed by Impact Hub SB in collaboration with Angels4Women and Angels4Impact , for the skills development in early-stage investing.

Who it is addressed to

  • Prospective Business Angels;
  • A4W and A4I members;
  • Entrepreneurs;
  • Professionals;
  • Mentor


The course includes 5 lessons on the following topics:


Why to become a BA

The today italian startup scenario. Who is and what a BA does. How to become a business angel.Two important investment trend topics, Impact
investing and female-ledStartups


Which startup? How to select the investment

Team, idea, market. The startup‘s developement phases. How to evaluate an early-stage startup.


Types of investment

Equity and quasi-equity (convertible loan, funded participatory tools).
Crowdfunding and the different types of platforms.  Thesindycate. Theinvestment contract. Tax aspects of investing.


From due diligence to the contract

The due diligence. From Term Sheet, to Bylaws, to Shareholders’ Agreements: from exit to anti-dilution. The legal issues of governance.


How it works

The screening and scouting activities. Platforms and membership life. Deal Champion‘s duties and responsibilities. Governance aspects and forms of remuneration, carried interest and work for equity.

Format of the Course

Lessons will be held both online and face-to-face every Monday at Impact Hub Milan at 7 p.m. and they include:

  • 1 h 10’ Face-to-face lesson
  • 10’ Expert testimony
  • 10’ Q&A

The course is also available in video version for those who do not have the ability to attend classes in real time.


The cost including teaching materials is:

  • Full price: 500 € + IVA
  • Early bird: 350 € + IVA (applications by April 30th, 2022)

– The course is included in Angels4Women’s and Angels4Impact‘s membership.



– For those who later join either club,
the Early bird price will be discounted from the membership.

– For IBAN, IAG and Marisa Bellisario Foundation members, special price 300 € + VAT equivalent to a 40% discount.

– Materials and audio-video recordings of previous lectures will be made available for those who register after the course has started.


The lectures will be held by key figures fromImpact Hub and selected A4W partners, with the possibility of having the presence and testimonials by entrepreneurs and business angels.

Contact us

Approval of data treatment

Angels for Women

Where we are

c/o Impact Hub Milano
Via Aosta 4
20155, Milano