Human capital investment in a budding start-up can be just as, if not more, crucial to success than a cash injection.
According to super angel Christopher Mirabile, who has personally made over 60 investments in fledging firms, mentoring is vitally important.
Read US Super Angel Christopher Mirabile's full interview with Louise Kelly in the Irish Independent here.
Christopher will be delivering one of the keynote speeches at the 2018 HBAN National Conference.
The event is taking place on Thursday, February 8, and is open to non-members who want to see how the HBAN network works, connect with HBAN angels and listen to pitches from high-potential start-ups. Tickets for the conference are priced at €50.