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Female Foundry
Business Growth Programme

The Female Foundry was set up by Dentsu Aegis Network to support the development of female-founded start-ups around the world.


Building strategies to help women-led businesses grow and scale. Delivered through depth of the community (mentors, internal and external advisors, partners, investors) and active, consistent engagement.

  • 1

    From Founder to Leader

    Going from startup to growth, and from growth to scale, is very much a personal journey as a business one, so we start with you: your company, your goals and your values.

  • 2

    Your Customers

    Their Problems, Pains and Personas: No company succeeds without this understanding so as part of the Female Foundry, you will create unique personas for both current and prospective customers.

  • 3

    Your Product: Redefining for Growth

    We will consider exciting and relevant models of product development and how growing companies support new products and new customers.

  • 4

    Your Market: Opportunities and Competition Local, Regional & the International Marketplace

    We examine the considerations for companies seeking to move to new places, the strategic and operational issues and how to best understand market position and competitors.

  • 5

    Your Business Model: Exploring New Opportunities and Revenue Strategies

    A business model is the “logic” of a growing business. We’ll explore new ways for growing companies to create new revenue and improve profit margins.