The Gender Advantage




Globally, the percentage of women employees has grown from 6% in 2002 to 50% in 2014.

Among the 216 private equity and/or venture capital funds tracked by ImpactBase, 36 percent had self-identified focus on women. Of the 36 percent, the most common "impact themes" related to women were Access to Finance (66), Employment Generation (53), and Access to Basic Services (50).