Bahrain named among top ecosystems for female start-ups

June 18, 2019

2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report shows 18% of start-ups in Bahrain are founded by women, more than Silicon Valley

Bahrain is one of the top 10 start-up ecosystems with the largest share of female founders, according to the 2019 Global Startup Ecosystem Report.


The report, produced by StartUp Genome in partnership with the Global Entrepreneurship Congress, showed that with 18 percent of its start-ups founded by women, Bahrain topped even Silicon Valley (16 percent) and London (15 percent).