Meet the Investor: Social Impact of DEI & The Investing World hosted by LaunchBio
Momentum is building among companies adopting DEI initiatives. In recent years, companies are increasingly examining their operating systems, core processes and hiring practices in the interest of becoming more diverse and culturally inclusive organizations. The evidence consistently demonstrates these initiatives improve overall company performance.
There is a growing focus on DEI in the investment world as well. Venture capitalists today consider diversity among their criteria for investments, ensuring their portfolio companies prioritize building a lasting inclusive culture.
This program features investors that actively seek start-ups with diverse employee backgrounds. Examine the components of startup company culture, the implications of investor focus on DEI, and the impact on future investments and organizations.