The 10 Angel Investors Who Can Help You the Most

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Who's the ideal angel investor for your startup? Someone who shares your enthusiasm for solving a particular problem, of course. Someone with industry experience.

But mostly? Someone connected. Very connected.

Researchers CB Insights recently ranked angel investors on a number of criteria, including one they term "network centrality," which can be loosely interpreted as connectedness. These "most connected" angels include some familiar names, such as Ashton Kutcher and Naval Ravikant. But there are a few surprises, too, including angels you may know less about. --Kimberly Weisul