Women remain deeply underrepresented in venture capital
This includes partners, GPs and MDs with check-writing abilities at firms with fund size > $25M. Excludes life science & healthcare firms, as well as corporate VCs.
of US VCs are women
That's a grand total of only
Fund size > $25M
female investing partners at US VC firms
Female representation across fund size is consistently low.
New fund formation accounts for the fastest growth of women in VC.
Around 45% of female partners are in Micro and Small firms.
Females in the Mega funds control only ~9% of AUM* in that size bucket.
*AUM = sum of committed LP capital across all of a VC firm's active funds