InvestHer Podcast is a podcast for women entrepreneurs who want to learn about funding and get funded faster, and for investors and ecosystem players who want to learn more about what it’s really like for female founders in the world of funding today.
It’s a behind the scenes look at the funding tactics and strategies that really work, to give you, founder, more confidence to get the funding you deserve to take your business to the next level. Each episode will be short, energetic and action-oriented, giving you lots of practical funding tips, so that you can get investor-ready, get the funding you need and back to building your business, FASTER.
Join entrepreneur, consultant, TEDx speaker and women’s advocate, Anne Ravanona, as she shares how to put the fun back into funding for female founders, with real truths about what it’s like for women entrepreneurs in the funding world today, inspiring and practical interviews with the investors who actually do fund women-led companies, as well as key ecosystem players you need to know about. We’ve got your back!
This show is not only about demystifying funding, it’s also about understanding what are the key market dynamics and realities that impact HOW investors make decisions on who to fund, the existing biases and paradigms that need changing, and how we can ALL benefit from the biggest untapped resource to boost the global economy - women entrepreneurs. Anne Ravanona created Global Invest Her and the InvestHer Academy, to educate and inspire more women entrepreneurs about funding, to help close the $300 Billion Funding Gap. She speaks internationally at tech and business conferences to help change the hearts and minds of both investors and women entrepreneurs about funding female founders, coaches women-led businesses and helps corporates partner with and serve women entrepreneurs.
So, whether you are starting out on your own funding journey, want to learn more about it before jumping in, or are curious about the real funding challenges women entrepreneurs face and the investment opportunity they represent, this podcast is for you! Yes you can, yes you will get funded!
Angel Investing in Europe and Beyond with Denise McQuaid - Go Beyond (Angel Network)
In this episode, you'll hear from Denise McQuaid, CEO of GoBeyond Investing, a pan-European ecosystem of early-stage investing experts. Denise has extensive startup and investing experience, and she joined GoBeyond in 2020 with the goal to develop the company's unique approach to angel investing, focusing on talented, ambitious, and unique innovators. Learn more about Denise's entrepreneurial experience in this week's episode. See Show Notes:
Fundraising for a Deeptech Startup with Catherine Parry - Deepview
In this episode, you'll hear from Catherine Parry, Founder and CEO of DeepView, a platform targeted to banks and regulated organisations wanting to learn how to safely and efficiently use communication channels for client relations. Catherine is a Serial Entrepreneur and global expert in regulatory technology and finance. Hear how she raised $2M for DeepView and more about her funding journey. See Show Notes: https://bit.ly/InvestHerPodcast-Ep22-CatherineParry
Funding Fintech and Blockchain in Latin America with Carlos Torres de la Cuba, AMG Block
In this episode, you'll hear from Carlos Torres de la Cuba, Managing Director at AMG Block, a pre-seed venture fund looking to invest in fintech and blockchain startups in Latin America. Carlos has experience in the Mexican and U.S. financial markets, and he's passionate about developing the market by funding startups. You'll learn in this episode tips for locating funding in the Latin American market from a VC who's interested in you! Show Notes: https://bit.ly/InvestHerPodcast-Ep21-CarlosTorres
Pushing Diversity in Venture Capitalism, with Mac Conwell II, RareBreed Ventures
In this episode, you'll hear from Mac Conwell II, Founder & Managing Partner at RareBreed Ventures, a pre-seed to seed venture fund looking to invest in RareBreed entrepreneurs. You'll learn about the importance of diversity in VC, why there is room outside of North America's major tech hubs for startups, how to successfully approach investors, and other great funding tips from a VC who's interested in you! Show Notes: https://bit.ly/InvestHerPodcast-Ep20-MacConwell
How to be Undaunted When Raising Funding with Kara Goldin, Founder & CEO of Hint
In this episode, you'll hear from Kara Goldin, Founder and CEO of Hint, Inc., known for its award-winning healthy-alternative beverage, Hint Water. Kara's Undaunted spirit has brought much success to her San Francisco-based business, and she has been named one of InStyle's Badass 50, Fast Company's Most Creative People in Business, Fortune's Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs, and EY Entrepreneur of the Year for Northern California. Hear how she found funding for Hint by being Undaunted.
Discover how Radical Generosity is funding diverse female founders with Vicky Saunders, Founder of SHEEO
In this episode, you’ll hear from Vicki Saunders, the Founder of SheEO, an ecosystem for supporting women entrepreneurs who are working toward solving the world’s top priorities. Vicki has made a career of entrepreneurial work, co-founding initiatives throughout Europe, Canada, and the United States. See how the SheEO community practices Radical Generosity to support women in achieving their goals to create a new model of thinking and a better world. https://bit.ly/Ep18InvestHerPodcast