Léa is passionate about impact investing and sustainability. Prior to KingsCrowd, she worked for Stanford’s accelerator, StartX, helping to select the most promising entrepreneurs. She also led the first award-winning study on the Malawian startup ecosystem. In her free-time, she volunteers to help entrepreneurs in Cameroon, Brazil and Colombia. Léa holds a degree in Anthropology from France and is currently enrolled in the UC Davis MBA program.
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Impact Startup Investing: January 2023
KingsCrowd highlights mission-driven startups that began raising capital in January 2023 to enable easy impact investing.
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In this update, we’ll check in on Boaz Bikes, an electric scooter sharing startup that emphasizes rider safety and serving underserved communities.
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REUZEit Uses an Unconventional Growth Strategy
REUZEit helps science and pharmaceutical companies become more sustainable, but its competitive edge is limited.