Sequoia Capital, under fire for its all-male leadership, named its first US female investing partner

Sequoia Capital, a famed Silicon Valley investment firm that has recently come under fire for its all-male leadership, has hired its first US female partner. Jess Lee, CEO of online fashion company Polyvore (acquired by Yahoo for more than $200 million last year), will become the 11th partner at the firm’s Menlo Park office beginning in November.

More information: http://qz.com/815442/sequoia-capital-named-jess-lee-as-its-first-us-female-investing-partner/

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