Using Early-Stage Financing to Fuel Diversity in Global Startups


31 March 2021 | 11:00 am EDT 

EMPEA and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania will be hosting a virtual program on Wednesday, March 31 at 11:00 am EDT to discuss how early-stage investors are leveraging their investments to drive diversity in startups across Asia, Africa, and Latin America. This dynamic and provocative discussion will feature India-based investor Anjali Bansal of Avaana Capital, André Barrence, Head of Google’s Black Founders Fund in Brazil, as well as impact-focused global fintech investors Monica Brand of Quona Capital and Arjuna Costa of Flourish Ventures. Cate Ambrose, CEO of EMPEA, will moderate the discussion.