FUNDING FEMALE FOUNDERS AND
CREATING A WORLD WE WANT TO SEE
The Opportunity in
Addressing the Diversity Gap
Only 3% of VC funding goes to women-led companies globally
In 2019, more money was pledged to WeWork ($5Bn), than in 648 female-founded companies combined
An Arbitrage Opportunity
Female-founded companies make up 6.8% of funded startups.
The Female-led Opportunity
Motivated to innovate for an inclusive world and enhanced employee retention or engagement.
and prudent risk
Environmental, sustainability and governance (ESG) are
linked to performance, and increasingly in demand
by customers and
Tap into larger markets and source more diverse customer base.
Gail has advised businesses on finance, strategy, talent and peak performance since 2001. At Morgan Stanley, she served companies like BlackRock, CIMB, Legg Mason, Netezza, OCBC, TechTarget, Siemens and Temasek. She led diverse teams across Asia, Europe and the U.S.A and successfully executed >$10bn of M&A and financing deals through market peaks and troughs.
Tanya founded the Ladies Investment Club in Singapore in 2017. Eager to enter the world of venture, she established a team of 40 female investors providing hard to access funding to female founders. Tanya has a track of building investor teams to provide the right combination of skills required to support founders.