TiE Melbourne Angels

A platform for TiE members with investable businesses to pitch to TiE Charter members who are typically experienced, successful entrepreneurs that are willing and able to make angel investments (defined as ‘Sophisticated Investors’ by Australian law).

TiE Melbourne Angels have collectively invested hundreds of thousands of dollars in TiE member companies since the inception of this program in 2023. Individual investments have ranged from $10,000-$50,000, with multiple investors going into each of the invested businesses. The businesses that have been backed by TiE Melbourne Angels are:

A picture of the GetMee team including the company founder Balendran Thavarajah,

Balendran Thavarajah, Founder & CEO (third from left)

Getmee is an AI-powered technology company in education and employability advancement. With a strong focus on data-driven solutions, Getmee’s  patented deep learning AI technology enhances communication skills via a personalised coaching app. Tailored to assist job seekers, students, and migrants in their quest for career success. Led by CEO/Founder, Balendran Thavarajah, the company is supported by the Australian Federal Government and private funding. Balendran leads the product and commercialization strategy with extensive corporate leadership experience and growing startups to drive the company’s vision.

Getmee fosters international partnerships with esteemed institutions such as VFS Global, Kubik Coaching, Language Advantage, ISBR Business School, and Far Eastern University, by providing the transformative Getmee AI coaching solution to learners, students, and job seekers. With successful white label apps on the App Store, including collaborations with AMES Australia, MTC Australia, YouStudy International, ECA Professional Year, and Pacific Training Group, Getmee is revolutionizing professional skill enhancement for migrants, refugees, and career professionals.

An image with the founders of WondrX, Pankaj Sindhu and Pankaj Agrawal

(L-R) Pankaj Sindhu – Founder and CEO and Pankaj Agrawal – Co-Founder

WondrX is an AI powered e-prescription software that enables advanced healthcare experience for all stakeholders with its strong AI technology-based digital prescription pad.

TiE members interested in presenting to TiE Melbourne Angels should contact [email protected]. They will typically have a couple of planning sessions with a TiE Melbourne Charter member to ensure their businesses are ready for investment and refine their investment case.

We are currently hosting 2-3 presentations to TiE Melbourne Angels per calendar year, and they are typically online on the first Friday of a month from 4.30-6pm AEST/AEDT. Please look out for the next one in the Upcoming Events section. 

Note: TiE Melbourne Angels is not a fund or a syndicate. Investors individually decide for themselves if they want to invest in a prospect

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