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Venture Capital / Private Equity & Startup Diversity Data Sources

If you're looking for diversity data specific to VC/PE firms, funders, and startups, here are some options:

  • Preqin
  • PitchBook – see PitchBook access help
    • You can do a People search and filter by gender (covers startup founders, current executives, investors, managing partners, etc.).
    • You can also search for Investors with a preference of invests in minority and women-owned business enterprises.
    • PitchBook has very limited downloads and we do not have bulk access to this PitchBook data.
  • PrivCo – see PrivCo access help - U.S. coverage, private companies with over $1M in annual revenue, with variables for whether a company is Minority-, Asian-, Black-, Lantix-, Middle Eastern/North African-, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander-, Women-, Veteran-, or LGBTQ-led. For a larger download, Ask Us for assistance.
  • Crunchbase – see more about Crunchbase
    • Crunchbase provides a variety of diversity variables for startup founders and leaders (e.g. women led, Black/African American founded, LGBTQ+ led).

Answered By: Alice Kalinowski
Last Updated: Sep 07, 2023

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