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500 Startups replaced CEO Dave McClure because of ‘inappropriate interactions with women’

Dave McClure, a founding partner of 500 Startups, has stepped down as CEO, according to a blog post issued today by 500 Startups. This came shortly after the New York Times revealed McClure had behaved inappropriately towards some women. According to the blog post, 500 Startups cofounder Christine Tsai took on the role of CEO […]
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