More diversity means more innovation in PE/VC: Minette Navarrete, Kickstart


“More diversity, more points of view would mean more innovation”

Minette Navarrete, president, Kickstart Ventures Inc
QBO Philippines, one of the new startup enablers launched in 2016, concludes the first part of its mentor match-up marathon on December 8, 2016 (visual from QBO's Facebook page).
At the center are IdeaSpace leaders newly appointed president Butch Meily, and executive director Diane Eustaquio (in white), with founders of five IdeaSpace startups that are now full-fledged business enterprises.
Visual from StartupPH website
At the QBO Innovation Hub launch are (from left) QBO head Butch Meily, IdeaSpace executive director Diane Eustaquio, IdeaSpace and PLDT Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan, DTI secretary Ramon Lopez, DTI undersecretary of Industry Promotion Group Nora Terrado, and DTI Export Marketing Bureau director Senen Perlada.
The top 10 winners of the IdeaSpace 2016 acceleration program (visual from IdeaSpace Facebook page).
John Orrock, founder and CEO of Future Now Ventures
Visual from company website.
From left are IdeaSpace associate director for business development and partnerships Goldy Yancha, IdeaSpace executive director Diane Eustaquio, Tactiles co-founder 
Joshua de la Llana, and IdeaSpace associate director for advocacy Dustin Masancay.