Springboard Growth Capital
WHO WE ARE
Springboard Growth Capital is an investment partnership supporting visionary entrepreneurs and companies positioned to be market leaders. Quote on why you believe that investing in women is important (< 50 words) Women are passionate about sectors and business models in which the mostly male community often has little interest. As a result, women are often taking to potential investors who may not understand the issues that are being solved. Investing in women can help solve this mismatch. Example to share on investing in women (<200 words) Springboard Enterprises is a nonprofit accelerator that was founded to help startup women in high-growth industries access venture capital. The 730 companies that have participated in the Springboard accelerator over that time have raised $8.6B in aggregate, with 186 successful exits. This includes 17 IPOs, of which 11 companies are still independently public, with a combined market cap of over $9B. 86% of Springboard companies raised money, and 81% of them are still in business. All of these metrics are far in excess of national averages.