Merian Ventures
 

Our Investment
Thesis

Our thesis is that an unintentional familiarity bias in the venture capital industry creates opportunities for investors willing to back female founders.

 
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Our Goals

 
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Merian Ventures will be the investor of choice for exceptional women building innovative companies

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Address the systemic underfunding of female entrepreneurs and allow them the achieve prosperity

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Find and fund the next woman-led Microsoft, Apple, Alphabet or Facebook

Our Investment Process

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Investing in the US and UK

Merian bridges the funding gap from female founders in the US and UK

  • Startups in the UK and Ireland consistently attract over 30% of Europe’s venture capital
     
  • London has more  software developers than New York
     
  • 25% of tech workers that took jobs in Europe moved to the UK
 
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SOURCES: Slush & Atomico, The State of European Tech, LinkedIn, PitchBook 2016