Solving for the almost missing women as entrepreneurs – The Economic Times

Clipped from: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/opinion/et-commentary/view-solving-for-the-almost-missing-women-as-entrepreneurs/articleshow/87785561.cmsSynopsis

Women own only 13.76% of the enterprises and are founders of 6% of the Indian start-ups. Start-ups with at least one woman co-founder raised only 5% of the total funding raised by start-ups between 2018-2020, and this number further shrunk to only 1.43% of the total investor funding in the start-up ecosystem, when only women founders were considered. In India with the exception of Nykaa led by Falguni Nair no women feature in the unicorn and soonicorn list.

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