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Mitchell Baker

Women Who Tech and Mozilla Announce Winners of Women Startup Challenge Europe

Co-Hosted by the Office of the Mayor of Paris, Grand Prize Goes to Sampson Solutions for Combating Climate Change Europe was at the center of a milestone for women in tech today as nonprofit Women Who Tech and tech giant Mozilla announced the winners of the Women Startup Challenge Europe. Women-led startup finalists from across Europe pitched their ventures before a prestigious panel of tech industry executives and investors on 25 October at Paris's City Hall, co-hosted by the office of Mayor Anne Hidalgo. "While…

New EU Data Shows Only 10% of Women-Led Startups Receive VC Funding

Women Startup Challenge Europe Finalists Announced; Aim to Close the Funding Gap for Women Women Who Tech, one of the largest organizations that showcases and funds women-led ventures globally, announced the 10 finalists for its Women Startup Challenge Europe. Hundreds of women-led startups from 35 countries competed to pitch top investors and tech leaders, including Mitchell Baker, Chairwoman and Cofounder of Mozilla, Jean-Louis Missika, Deputy Mayor of Paris, Fatou Diagne, Partner and Cofounder at Bootstrap Europe, …