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The Purse Podcast

93 EpisodesProduced by Jana HlistovaWebsite

We are changing the conversation for women about money and investing.We focus on how women can manage and invest their money in the public and private markets and how they are the driving force behind the change we want to see in the world.We talk to change makers, financial experts, wealth managers… read more


#49: Investing in a women-focused fund with Ann Badillo

Ann Badillo is a leading business strategist and advisor to executives, entrepreneurs and organizations. She incubates and accelerates startup ventures and ecosystems around the world. Her expertise helps leaders understand new innovative design and leadership frameworks for the 21st century. 

Ann is an investor in Portfolia (US based) which designs investment funds for women to invest in the innovative companies they want to see in the world through returns and impact.

We cover the following in the conversation:

  • How did you start your investing journey?
  • How would you describe Portfolia to someone who is new to investing?
  • The Femtech Fund and Rising America Fund
  • What is the investing process and due diligence process like?
  • Why should women invest?
  • What can women do to start investing in female-led innovation and startups?

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