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WTW’s 2023 analysis found that investment teams in the top quartile of gender diversity outperform those in the bottom quartile by 45 bps per annum. Yet today 98% of allocated investment capital is managed by men.

Let’s make it easier to invest in diverse teams

Help us build a free comprehensive database of gender-diverse fund managers across asset classes, strategies, and geographies. 

If you are a fund manager that meets our criteria or know of any funds that do, please fill out this quick survey and we’ll add their information!

Gender Diverse Fund Manager Survey

Check back soon for updates on our database prototype. 

Learn more about the diverse teams we’ve invested in:

Frequently asked questions
    • What are we building?
        • We are creating a free, comprehensive database of gender diverse fund managers across various asset classes, strategies, and geographies. This database will include women-led funds in public equities, fixed income, private equity, venture capital, and more. Our goal is to provide a resource that highlights and supports the visibility of female fund managers.

    • Who is eligible to be included in the database?
        • Eligibility for inclusion in our database is based on the following criteria:
    1. Leadership: The fund must have at least 50% women on the leadership team.
    2. Size: Funds of any size are eligible.
    3. Location: Funds from all over the world are eligible.
    4. Sector: Funds from any sector are eligible.

    • Why are we doing this?
        • We are undertaking this initiative to increase visibility for women-led funds and to assist these diverse managers in raising capital. By highlighting the expertise and success of gender diverse managers, we aim to promote gender diversity in the investment industry and provide investors with opportunities to support inclusive and equitable investment practices.

    • Is this free?
        • Yes, access to our database is completely free. In the future, we may introduce a paywall for an additional level of information, but the core database will always remain free to access.

    • How can I help?
        • There are several ways you can support this initiative:
    1. Share Fund Managers: If you are a fund manager that meets our criteria or know of any funds that do, please fill out this quick survey and we’ll add their information!
    2. Utilize and Share the Database: Use this resource to discover and support women-led funds, and share it with your network to increase its visibility.
    3. Provide Feedback: Your feedback is invaluable to us. Let us know how we can improve the database or any additional features you’d like to see.
    4. Financial Support: We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and will be providing this resource at no cost. Consider providing financial support to help us maintain and expand this important resource.

Questions, suggestions, or want to support our work? Contact us at info@wowendowment.org.

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