Cavalier Angels (CAV Angels for short) is a non-profit club composed of UVA alumni, faculty, parents, students and friends of the University whose mission is:
1) to provide education in investment in private, early stage companies for members of the UVA family with particular emphasis on providing educational opportunities for UVA students through practical experience. As an alumni club, CAV Angels is formally an Alumni Interest Group of the UVA Alumni Association. CAV Angels works closely with the Batten Institute at Darden and the Galant Center at the McIntire School on educational activities and opportunities for its members and for current UVA students.
2) to provide networking opportunities for UVA alumni, faculty and students who share an interests in private equity investment including both investors and entrepreneurs.
2) to facilitate investment by members of the club in early stage growth companies founded by, owned by or managed by members of the UVA family (alumni, faculty, parents, students, and friends).