Female Founders Fund partner, Sutian Dong, is the investor behind industry-leading companies like Rent the Runway, Maven Clinic, Zola, TALA, WayUp, Thrive Global and more. With a background in seed-stage investing at FirstMark Capital and as Director of Marketing for fashion house Norisol Ferrari, Sutian leveraged her background into investing in tech-based businesses founded by women entrepreneurs with billion-dollar opportunities.
After three years helping to create over $1 billion of enterprise value among 31 active portfolio companies based between NY, SF, and LA, Female Founders Fund has launched Fund II with $27 million to invest in the new wave of female talent. By maintaining a laser focus on supporting female founders with more than just capital, F3 has differentiated itself with the belief that it’s possible to achieve outsized returns by investing in women, and their mission to build the strongest ecosystem of female founders and investors worldwide.
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