What can you do to succeed as a female entrepreneur?

Authored by Richard Tyler.
1 min read
Catherine Wines
What can women do to ensure they succeed when starting and running their own business. Find out from successful entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, plus Tech Track 100 winners and alumni…

"I’m a little bit older than the average start up age" says Catherine Wines, Co-Founder, WorldRemit which is No.6 in this year’s Tech Track 100 league table. "It’s just proof that you can be any age – it’s believing that you can do it, being male or female, older or younger, it’s always possible."

How can we create an environment where the next generation of female entrepreneurs are confident enough to come through? Successful entrepreneurs including Tech Track winners and alumni such as Catherine Wines and Simon Calver, Partner, BGF Ventures and former CEO of LoveFilm, share their thoughts.

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11 of this year’s Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 companies are founded or led by women. We’d like to see this number grow.


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Richard Tyler

Richard Tyler, an experienced writer and editor, leads The Sunday Time's Fast Track research and editorial.