Download self-certification forms

Before receiving business pitch decks or beginning your angel journey, you should ensure that you are self-certified as either a High Net Worth or Sophisticated Investor, as defined by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (FSMA)

A certified high net worth individual


  • have a net income in excess of £100K or
  • have net assets in excess of £250K beyond your pension fund assets and your private residence

Download and complete certification form


A certified sophisticated investor

  • A director of a company turning over at least £1 million within the last two years
  • Have made more than one investment in an unlisted company in the last two years


Download and complete certification form