Women driving change in the financial services space

by DIANA DORAHY|15 March 2020

First, PledgeMe, an equity crowdfunding platform, has announced a female CEO. This is a double female whammy as the founder is Anna Guenther who launched PledgeMe in 2012.  Earlier this year, PledgeMe reported that over 60% of its crowdfunding campaigns were female-led. This continues to show the power of removing the gender lens in investing. Read more > 

Secondly, we have two women CEO’s in the UK shaking up the lending industry for SMEs! (P.s. we love the name FundingXchange…it once came up on our own list of awesome company names for our upcoming new platform!)  Read more >