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7 Women of YCombinator 2012. None of them CTOs.

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Kim-Mai Cutler has a good writeup of the 7 female co-founders in the current YCombinator class of ~150 people, representing 5 companies out of 66:

Three are McKinsey consultants. Two are starting couture companies. Several are interested in helping people find jobs. One is a civil engineer.

One thought kept crossing my mind as I read the article.

Where are the women who code? Where are the women CTOs?

They're not applying to YC, since the YC process is gender-blind.

The answer is "not enough" to the Quora question, How many women has Y Combinator funded?

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