Renata Cooper is a visionary entrepreneur and angel investor creating opportunities for market disruptors. She is one of Australia’s foremost female angel investors helping transform innovative ideas into business realities.
She is a member of Scale Investors, muru-D mentor, and a regular industry commentator for leading media titles. Through her investment portfolio, Renata is also a non-executive director of iVvy.
Since 2011 when she launched Forming Circles as a social and ethical investment company, Renata has invested in over 100 businesses, individuals and organisations.
Renata’s investment portfolio currently comprises innovative and disruptive startups including iVvy, CloudPeeps & DayOne Response (through Scale Investors), Good360 Aus, Handkrafted, Workible and Our Little Foxes.
"For women to truly take risks, disrupt industries and innovate, we need to develop a support structure with access to required funding and mentoring."
- Renata Cooper