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Join the i³ investing London & U.K. Chapter - Queer Founders unite!
Please complete this form to join the WhatsApp group & our community for exclusive member perks!
1. Members receive access to exclusive perks from our strategic partners, early access to events, & will join our private, invite-only WhatsApp group for LGBTQ+ founders
2. Please follow us across LinkedIn, Twitter, & Instagram via our website
(you can also apply to be featured to investors, with the opportunity to go through our investment syndicate)
3. Share with other U.K. Queer Founders who would like to join
(and see our other form for non-U.K. founders:
This raw data is for i³ investing only and will not be distributed. We will be creating a database with some non-sensitive information using this form (e.g. name, pronouns, and company details), which is for community members only. We will continue to work on queer & intersectional reporting to build greater transparency in the venture capital & startup ecosystem. All data is aggregated, deidentified, & anonymised (if you wish to opt out of any reporting, please let us know).
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WhatsApp Number (inc. area code)
What are your pronouns?
Are you an LGBTQ+ Founder, Entrepreneur, or Operator in London / the U.K. ?
How would you describe your sexuality?
What is your gender identity? (we only separate 'cis' and 'trans' here for the means of data transparency, e.g. trans women are women)
What is your ethnic background? (We are not satisfied with official census or other breakdowns of ethnicity readily available - this is a work in progress and we welcome your feedback to ensure we accurately reflect intersectionality). Please tick all that apply.
White - British
White - Other
Black - British
Black - Other
South East Asian
South West Asian North African (SWANA) or 'Middle East'
Do you consider yourself to have a disability? (Either physical or are neurodivergent)
Yes - both
Yes - physical disability
Yes - neurodivergent
Did either of your parents attend university?
Yes - 1 parent
Yes - 2 parents
Did you receive free school meals* at school? (or an equivalent). *More details:
Are you yourself an immigrant or come from a family of immigrants?
Yes - I am an immigrant (1st generation)
Yes - my parents were immigrants (2nd generation)
Yes - my grandparents were immigrants (3rd generation)
What is your startup? (Please share relevant links too)
What stage are you at? (funding focused)
Which sector(s) is your startup focused on?
AI & Big Data
Cloud / Infrastructure
Deep Tech / Frontier
Energy & Utilities
Future of Work
IoT / Hardware
Marketing / Ad Tech
Media & Entertainment
Supply Chain & Logistics
VR / AR
Would you be willing to talk further about your experiences as an LGBTQ+ founder? (with the opportunity to be spotlighted on our socials & potentially with media partners)
What questions / topics would be useful to you as a Queer Founder?
Anything else you'd like to share with us?
Thank you so much - we will review your application & add you to the WhatsApp community shortly! Please remember to read the group descriptions & introduce yourself.
A copy of your responses will be emailed to the address you provided.
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