700 Women Founders

Jeremy Stanley
Jun 24, 2017 · 5 min read

The Analysis

Top 500 most common founder first names by inferred gender (orange = male, green = female, grey = unknown)
Percent of women founders by round
Percent of women founders over time
Percent of women founders by region and region size.
Percent of companies invested in by tag that have one or more women founders

The VC Rankings

Top 100 investors sorted by percent of women founders
Founder first names for the top 5 VCs (left) and bottom 5 VCs (right), where orange are men and green are women

My Opinion

The Code & Data


Jeremy Stanley

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Data and Machine Learning advisor; formerly VP Data Science at Instacart

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