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List of famous female venture capitalists, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female venture capitalists list contains the most prominent and top females known for being venture capitalists. There are thousand of females working as venture capitalists in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic venture capitalists have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a venture capitalist then the people below should give you inspiration.

This list features people like Trae Vassallo and Karen Mills.

While this isn't a list of all female venture capitalists, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female venture capitalists?" and "Who are the best female venture capitalists?"
Theresia Gouw Ranzetta is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Venture Capitalists
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Theresia has been with Accel Partners since 1999. She focuses primarily on software and internet investments with specific interest in security, Vertical Media/Search and online media and advertising. ...more on Wikipedia

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Leslie Libman is an American television director. She also directed commercials and music videos. ...more on Wikipedia

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Ellen Pao is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Venture Capitalists
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Ellen K. Pao is an American lawyer, and interim chief executive officer of Internet company Reddit Inc. Pao was previously a junior investing partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, LLC, and a corporate director at Flipboard. ...more on Wikipedia

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Jessica Owens is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Female Venture Capitalists
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Jessica Owens joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers in 2006 to work on investments in pandemic preparedness and bio-defense. Jessica brings experience in global public health and infectious disease research from four years at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention where she was a scientist in the Special Pathogens Branch. Her work resulted in the discovery and demonstration of genetic shift among Hantavirus strains. She also worked on the development of PCR-based diagnostic assays and conducted Hantavirus field surveillance.Prior to KPCB, Jessica worked in equity research covering the diagnostics industry at Thomas Weisel Partners. She also worked in corporate finance as part of the ...more on Wikipedia

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