The data will be owned by the main research partners who have committed to making the data accessible to the research and policy community. The dataset will be open for other researchers upon request, who sign an agreement, stating that they will use it only for non-commercial purposes. We will publish data visualizations that will reveal how individuals and organizations are connected with each other but we will not reveal the specific answers of any one person.
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Please list at least your last three jobs at companies you did not found.
Please list all for-profit tech companies you have founded or co-founded, even if they are no longer active or you are no longer involved.
Companies that primarily develop and sell software to provide financial services, including payments, exchanges, and investments.
Companies that develop and sell technologies that protect and/or increase efficient utilization of environmental resources:
Recycling and waste management
Energy and power technologies
Companies that primarily develop and sell technologies for prevention and rehabilitation, vaccines, pharmaceuticals and devices, medical and surgical procedures, and the systems within which health is protected and maintained:
Pharmaceuticals & Drugs
Wellness & Nutrition
Companies that primarily develop and sell innovative technology that improves products or processes, as well as materials which outperform conventional materials with superior properties such as toughness, hardness, durability and elasticity:
Materials and Chemicals
Companies that develop and sell digital applications, content, information & communications technologies:
Apps & Software
An angel investor is someone who has personally (not as an employee of a fund) made an equity or debt investment in your company. An institutional investor is a firm with outside capital that has made an investment in your company.
If your company is not listed, please add it on the Companies Founded tab
An angel investment is a debt or equity investment that you have personally made (not as an employee of a fund) in another company. An institutional investment is a debt or equity investment that you have made as an employee of an institutional investor with outside capital.
A mentor is someone who has advised you on critical business issues at least three times for periods longer than 30 minutes.
A mentee is someone who you have advised on critical business issues at least three times for periods longer than 30 minutes.
An inspirer is someone who inspired you to start your business and become an entrepreneur. You do not need to know them personally.
Have you participated in a bootcamp, hacker school, workshop or tech training program? Please enter its name.
Please list the names of any co-working or collaborative spaces you have used.
Why did you choose to start your business where you did?