Meet the investors: GingerBread Capital
In this edition of Meet the Investors, we highlight GingerBread Capital. Together we're breaking down barriers and creating new opportunities for women in finance.
Startups require investor support to turn their vision into reality. Databento has been especially fortunate to partner with some of the industry's most respected and innovative investors.
"Meet the Investors" highlights some of our investors and gives you a peek behind the scenes to learn more about the firms that share our unwavering belief in the potential—and necessity—of disrupting the market data industry.
We're excited to introduce GingerBread Capital.
Women investing in women
GingerBread Capital empowers the next generation of women founders and entrepreneurs leading high-growth businesses. Their exciting portfolio includes companies such as Contentstack, Tala, Catch & Release, and The Muse.
GingerBread Capital provides its women-led businesses and leaders with access to knowledge, networks, and capital, ensuring their path to success. The GingerSnaps blog is filled with resources on investing, pitching, and useful insights for startups.
You can often find the leaders of GBC moderating panels and speaking at events, whether virtual or in-person, to lead the conversation on breaking down barriers for women and growing the network of women investing in women. Most recently, they've been at the Bentonville Film Festival, SXSW Pitch, WellTech World Summit, and Women in Venture Capital Summit.
Partners in representation
Ita Ekpoudom, Partner at GingerBread Capital, shared her enthusiasm to partner with Databento: "We're excited for what you're building. Volatile markets, volatility—Databento was built for conditions like this, and I think you guys are going to thrive... We're so excited to see where the launch goes, and we're right there behind you."
Christina Qi, Databento's CEO, added, "I'm grateful for GingerBread Capital's support, and I'm proud to work alongside a team with a majority of women in high-level positions. Their advice, resources, and introductions have helped Databento significantly over these years."
We're proud to be part of a women-focused investment ecosystem and to have the support of a firm like GingerBread Capital. Together, we're paving the way for meaningful change and creating new opportunities for women in finance. We look forward to our continued partnership as we revolutionize the financial data market.