A new report by Culture Shift Labs about Black venture capital funds and the racial wealth gap.
We’ve created this list of readings and research materials that support industry knowledge and understanding. Click the links below to access the full materials:
What does the venture capital (VC) industry workforce look like in terms of demographics? What is the current state of VC diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI)? The VC Human Capital Survey, powered by Deloitte, National Venture Capital Association, and Venture Forward, answers these and other questions for VC firms seeking to expand the diversity of […]
Guidance and Best Practices for Investors on Diversity & Female Entrepreneurship is a report published by the British Venture Capital and Private Equity Association. It includes tactical guidance for investors to create an inclusive pipeline and portfolio.
The research readings listed here revolve around one of Venture Forward’s four mission pillars: Research – conducting and sharing meaningful research on VC trends and impact. In curating these materials, we prioritize readings that provide industry insights with data and analysis or durable information, as opposed to opinion pieces or non-data-driven commentary.
This is not an exhaustive list of readings or research resources available, but rather, one focused on providing meaningful, long-term value.
If you have a suggestion for reading material or research resources that meets our criteria, please reach out to Rhianon Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.