An initiative by Playfair Capital to tackle the lack of VC funding for female led start-ups 1 %. What’s this you ask? It represents the unequal distribution of investment funds within the tech ecosystem. For every 1£ invested into the UK startup world, 89 % go to all-male led startups, 10 % to mixed gender founder teams, and 1 % is invested … Continue reading Female Founder Office Hours
Find out more about the Hatchery & other programmes UCL offers to aspiring entrepreneurs We can’t believe it but it has already been one month since we joined the Hatchery incubator programme hosted by UCL Innovation & Enterprise. Even before moving to London, we had heard about the Hatchery and one year ago, when we began our MSc in … Continue reading KALAB was accepted to the Hatchery, UCL’s very own incubator!
Women entrepreneurs are all around us. #Shepreneurs can be found within your local community as well as internationally. You don't have to look very far to find them but unfortunately, we don't hear about these formidable women often enough. Here's a list of some female entrepreneurs you should know about: Livia Buergi Livia is the … Continue reading Influential Shepreneurs
The theme for the 2020 International Women's Day is #eachforequal. Let's all take responsibility and challenge gender inequalities! 4 facts about women in entrepreneurship and music: In 2016, for each dollar made by a company owned by a man, a woman's makes only 47 cents. If they could launch and scale their businesses as fast … Continue reading International Women’s Day 2020: meet the KALAB team