WHO RUN THE WORLD? GIRLS, LED BY ELAINE KUNDA
Wonder woman, Captain Marvel, Elaine Kunda.
The one thing they have in common? Their strong sense of unparalleled perseverance.
Elaine Kunda is a serial entrepreneur and well-versed in the online world. For the past 15 years, she helped create successful teams and approached business methods with new perspectives.
Not only that, but she’s also been CEO of several well known companies, including Ziplocal - a company that is focused on local search information - and B5 Media, a lifestyle media network.
Kunda is female focused, using her expertise and wisdom to help guide others. She’s an advisor to G(irls)20, a company that helps encourage G8 and G20 leaders to make the empowerment and freedom of women from all over the world a priority.
The G(irls)20 Summit brings together female candidates from every G20 country to discuss social and economic issues and innovations.
Kunda also launched Disruption Ventures, a Fund VC fund that invests specifically in female led companies.
The company invests in businesses that are solving problems with a mentality to succeed, in a market with high growth potential. The most important element - the business must be lead by a female founder or a female in a leadership role.
A huge inspiration to us all, Kunda has continued to empower women across the globe as well as make a name for herself. In the words of Beyoncé, "we flawless, ladies tell 'em."