Today at Startupfest, Female Funders and Hockeystick released the “Women in Venture” report was created to establish a baseline look at women in venture capital today. The report looked at 33 Venture Capital firms that either made investments in 2017 or announced the close of a fund in the last 12 months, and the self-reported makeup of 22 angel groups in 2017.
- 14 percent of all partners at Canadian venture firms are women.
- Most VC dollars are controlled by investment teams with no women in senior roles; 84 percent of dollars committed to the country’s top funds are controlled by teams with no women general partners (GPs).
- Canadian firms list very few female venture partners.
- 14% of an average angel group’s membership are women
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