Women in
Technology Leadership 2018

How Many Women are Inventing the Future?

Startups report little change in the number of women in tech leadership, but significantly more companies now have programs in place to change that.

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View the full series of Silicon Valley Bank’s Startup Outlook reports for a closer look at US, UK and Chinese startups’ views on hiring, fundraising and public policy issues here.

Stories from the Front Lines

We asked women in the innovation sector to talk about the challenges they face and the insights they’ve gained along the way. Watch the videos below to learn more about their perspectives.


Watch Frida Polli, founder and CEO of Pymetrics, describes how she how left neuroscience to find a high-tech solution to the job search and recruiting business.

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Kathryn Minshew, founder and CEO of The Muse, on how she overcame her fears to leave her first career and build her startup.


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