According to Techcrunch’s recent article, “women represent seven percent of the partner positions within the tech VC community.” This is what led the XFactor Ventures, a new $3M pre-seed/ seed fund, start looking to invest in 30 female-led startups.
The fund is the brainchild of Anna Palmer, co-founder and CEO of our Cohort 4 WonderMile, along with Chip Hazard, Flybridge Capital general partner. Other XFactor partners include Aubrie Pagano (Bow and Drape), Liz Whitman (Manicube), Kathryn Minshew (The Muse), Danielle Morrill (Mattermark), Erica Brescia (Bitnami), Jessica Mah (InDinero) and Ooshma Garg (Gaggle).
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