Tristan Bliss

CEO at Croelux

It's not surprising in the least that female founders and minority founders are grossly overlooked, but these number paint a very dark picture of the reality of funding allocation. This is downright shameful. (Article from Abigail Rubenstein of https://www.businessofbusiness.com/articles/vcs-women-black-latinx-and-lgbtq-founders/ ) It’s no secret that the venture capital world has a diversity problem. The numbers are striking: 76% of VC partners are white men. As of 2021, women accounted for just 5% of partners in VC firms, while 1% of partners identified themselves as Black and even fewer as Latino. And the problem isn’t just who’s in the room. It’s who’s getting funding, too....