Whit­ney Wolfe Herd

BUM­BLE

Inc. (USA) - - 100 FF - —C.L.C.

Build­ing a women-cen­tric on­line dat­ing and net­work­ing plat­form on track to hit $200 mil­lion in rev­enue this year hasn’t been enough to keep Wolfe Herd busy. So this sum­mer, the Austin na­tive launched Bum­ble Fund, which fo­cuses on early-stage cap­i­tal for fe­male-cen­tric funds and women-run busi-

nesses, ap­ply­ing the same at­ti­tude she ap­plies to all her en­deav­ors: “Let’s put women at the top and see what hap­pens,” she says. “Hon­estly: It works bet­ter.”

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