As a member of TheNextWomen, you join a global community of ambitious women. Everything we do, we do to connect you to capital, knowledge & network. We believe anything is possible when the right connections are made. That’s why we act as the entrepreneurial matchmaker. Join us and meet peers, mentors, investors and a supportive group of thriving women.
Get exclusive access to the most inspiring online content. Expect TheNextWomen podcasts, insightful blogs, community crafted articles on a variety of topics, whitepapers written by our female experts, and more..
Our extensive network is also available online! Find peers and other driven women in our private TheNextWomen social media channels on platforms like LinkedIN and Facebook.
In peer-to-peer groups of 4-5 matches, we connect our members together in monthly meetups. These groups are based on your current entrepreneurial phase. Here, you’ll get feedback and advice regarding your current challenges.
By increasing the success of female founders, we're building a more inclusive business society. During our Funding mornings, we present funding & pitch workshops and invite investors from our Crowd Fund to advice you. In addition, every edition four women get the chance to pitch in front of this audience of investors.
Need feedback? Five times a year, we invite experts, mentors & coaches from our community to sit down and talk to our members. During these afternoons, these experts discuss either Strategy, Marketing & Finance with our founders.
Four times a year, we organise our Boardroom sessions for Platinum Members. These consist of a masterclass and networking drinks. We discuss topics regarding societal developments of interest to the experienced entrepreneur and investor - anything from gender-balanced financing to our own bias in the office.
TheNextWomen100 aims to promote an inclusive ecosystem of entrepreneurs and enterprises. During our exclusive TNW100 dinner, we present and celebrate the list of this year’s most successful female entrepreneurs and business in the Netherlands.
Our yearly Pitch Competition calls out to early-stage female founded businesses and startups. These new businesses can pitch for funding to an international crowd. This year, we host our Pitch Competition around the globe in cities like Buenos Aires, Tel Aviv, Lisbon and Amsterdam.
"In 2014 I was looking for a venture (€5-€10M in annual turnover) who 1) needed operational/financial support and 2) offered the possibility to invest. Through my TheNextWomen membership, I came into contact with a company that fulfilled both of these requirements.”
"Running and growing your business by yourself is challenging and inefficient. Finding the right co-founder was a challenge. Thanks to TheNextWomen and their great events, I came into contact with the right person. She helped me to restructure my company and was a valuable shareholder."
"Becoming a member of the TheNextWomen Network is one of the best choices that I’ve made as an entrepreneur in getting my swimwear business Boxer in Blue to the next level. My membership opened many doors to mentors and experts, and has resulted in accelerated exposure and increasing brand awareness."