EBAN sets out to encourage more women to become angel investors

Posted on 23 de novembro de 2010 por


Very few women are active in business angel investment, according to a survey of EBAN members, which showed that fewer than 5 per cent of European business angel network members are women.

Although there are variations within Europe, with countries such as France and Poland reporting that almost a third of business angels are women, the overall figure is low, particularly in comparison to women’s participation in US-based angel networks where 15 per cent of the members are women.

As EBAN looks to expand, women make an obvious target, and EBAN has published a White Paper as part of moves to encourage more women into angel investing.

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