Data Protection: You have been invited to participate in this questionnaire by 500 Startups Management Company, L.L.C (500 Startups, we, us or our) as a founder of a batch company. Your participation in this questionnaire is entirely voluntary. If you decide not to participate in this questionnaire or if you withdraw from participating at any time, you will not be penalised.
Some personal information may be collected about you if you choose to participate in the questionnaire. This includes some special categories of data including your ethnicity and sexual orientation if you choose to disclose this information. Where you choose to disclose this information, you consent to us using your special categories of data for the purposes outlined below.
The information provided by you in this questionnaire will be aggregated with other responses to examine the characteristics of founders and generate anonymous statistics. These aggregated statistics may be shared with third parties in our marketing materials. Your information will not be used in a manner which would allow identification of your individual responses.