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How corporate venture capital could close the gender gap for entrepreneurs

9 Sep 2020

Pipeline Equity’s founder and Accenture Venture’s Open Innovation lead say that we need a revolution to shake up the world of funding and entrepreneurship, and CVC could catalyze these efforts.

As COVID-19, the ensuing economic crisis, and recent calls for racial justice show, the cost of complacency toward matters of equity is reaching an inflection point. We are ready for a sweeping reset, a new paradigm—one where women receive half of all venture capital (VC) funding, represent half of all decision-makers at VC firms, and make up half of all business owners. Entrepreneurship is ready for an infusion of gender equity.


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