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FEMALE FOUNDERS
Female Founders is one of the European market leaders for women in tech & innovation. We work with startups, investors & corporates who believe in the power of gender-diversity
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Providing access to funding for female founders in tech and innovation.
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GROW F - STARTUP ACCELERATOR
LEAD F - LEADERSHIP ACCELERATOR
Promoting female talent in the field of tech & innovation.
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european tech + diversity

= not a match. yet.

The tech and innovation industry needs more women. From the startup world to the investment industry, to innovative corporates, the gender gap is alarming. We believe tech should be created and influenced by diverse groups of people that reflect our society.

women + entrepreneurship 

= an equal future.

We are solving the gender gap issue by  providing access to funding for female-led ventures so that they can grow industry-leading tech companies & promoting female talent across the  industry so that they become today’s decision makers.

59

Startups
in our portfolio.

42k

Weekly reach
on our Channels.

70

Alumni in our
leadership accelerator.

14

Members
on the team.

How do we do it?

Community

Join a community of over 40k entrepreneurial women. You'll get regular updates on entrepreneurial leadership & establishing your own company, invitations to meet the leading players in Europe's startup ecosystems and access to knowledge that accelerates your growth.

Grow F 

Startup Acelerator

Grow F helps female-led ventures to become investment-ready. Our program unites everything you need to reach your goals: deep dive sessions with industry-leading experts, individual support from experienced mentors and access to Europe's most successful early stage investors. 

Lead F

Leadership Accelerator

Lead F helps female employees to become entrepreneurial leaders. Our program unites everything you need to manage teams and organizations in this fast-changing world: deep dive sessions with C-level startup executives, access to a resource base to foster your entrepreneurial mindset and insights into different industries. 

Consulting

With our consulting services, we are working with companies to improve their diversity and inclusion efforts. We are focused on the state of diversity through two main areas: talent development and recruiting. Our approach involves individually tailored solutions that are implemented through measurable goals and results.

Meet the Team

We are the team behind Europe’s fastest growing community of entrepreneurial women. Together we make sure to take active action in order to provide access to funding for female founders and to promote female talent in tech & innovation. Our headquarters are located in Vienna, which also happens to be Europe’s hub for female entrepreneurship. One of the things we like most about our jobs is making meaningful connections, so if you are a female founder, investor, or work for a corporate, we would love to get in touch! 

Grow F by Female Founders is one of Europe’s hightest ranked accelerators for female founders.

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