Venture capitalist Patty Abramson dies at 74

Patty Abramson, a venture capitalist who co-founded the Women’s Growth Capital Fund in 1997 to invest in businesses owned by women, died Aug. 24 in Nantucket Island, Massachusetts. She was 74. Jenny Abramson, her daughter and a managing partner at the venture firm Rethink Impact, told The Washington Post her mother died from cancer-related complications.

Source: Washington Post