Female Founders Fund’s 2020 Review of Funding for Female Founders
From our Women's PE Briefs - week commencing April 5, 2021
Female Founders Fund, which is led by Anu Duggal, has released its annual report on the amount of capital going into female-founded startups. Utilizing Pitchbook data, the firm reports that a total of $22.6 billion was invested in 2,641 such companies compared with $22.2 billion invested in 2,785 deals in 2019. It also found that the portion of entirely female-founded companies increased to 6.5 percent from 6.2 percent. You can read the entire report here.