Investor and Entrepreneur
As Suzanne Andrews is an angel investor and ecosystem builder working at the intersection of women, capital, and impact. Her vision is to unleash women’s financial power to create a future that embodies women’s values. Suzanne researches innovations in financing structures and activities that direct capital to open opportunity for all people. She also writes about women’s startup culture, investigating the possibilities for disruption now that there are more women investors available to support under-funded high-impact women entrepreneurs. Previously, as Director at the Anita Borg Institute, Suzanne supported the TechWomen program, bringing technical women leaders and entrepreneurs from the Middle East and North Africa to the United States for partnerships with Silicon Valley women. Suzanne spent ten years as a software engineer at Apple. She has also been a midwife’s assistant and a doula, and has held Chapter Leader positions for the International Cesarean Awareness Network and the National Organization for Women. She has a BA in Computer Science from Brown University. Suzanne is the proud mother of Emily and Ian.