For women and minorities pursuing fundraising, 2020 was one step forward, two steps back. While we saw progress in the ability of teams with minorities to fundraise, all-female teams have fallen behind.

In our second year tracking these biases, we found that this year’s research sheds light on how industry bias is manifested through VC interactions with pitch decks. We hope this drives transparency into the fundraising process, as well as brings about candid conversations. 

A few of our key findings

Preview into our industry insights

Sarah Friar Funding Divide LP
Sarah Friar

CEO at NextDoor

Co-Founder at Ladies Who Launch

 

James Norman CEO of Pilotly, Partner at Transparent Collective
James Norman

CEO at Pilotly

Partner at Transparent Collective

 

Kelly Graziadei F7 Ventures Funding Divide LP
Kelly Graziadei

General Partner

F7 Ventures