In 2018, Goldman Sachs created Launch With GS, a $1 billion commitment to invest in diverse-led companies and Investment managers, grounded in our data-driven thesis that diverse teams drive strong returns. Over the last five years, the firm has deployed over $1 billion to women, Black, Latinx and other diverse entrepreneurs and investors and created a global ecosystem supporting early stages businesses.
Through Launch With GS, we:
- Invested capital in companies with diverse and gender-balanced leadership through GS Growth.
- Partnered with clients to invest in investment managers with at least one diverse General Partner across venture capital, growth equity, and private equity strategies.
- Provided access to the Launch With GS Entrepreneur Cohort, connecting founders to networks and industry expertise to accelerate their company’s growth while navigating the evolving business landscape.
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