Past Events and Presentations

The following presentations are available for event attendees. Please note, due to confidentiality requests, we are unable to post certain presentations. If you attended the event, but did not receive email notification with instructions to access the presentations, please email Elisabeth Fabila.

2014 Past Events

Latin America in Silicon Valley

For the third consecutive year, LAVCA partnered with the NVCA and Silicon Valley Bank to host a private discussion and reception on venture capital investing in Latin America in Palo Alto, CA. Josh Green, Chairman of the NVCA and General Partner at Mohr Davidow Ventures, delivered Trends in the US Venture Capital Market: What Can Latin America Learn?, followed by a presentation from LAVCA President Cate Ambrose on Latin America: Update on Players, Deals and Exits.

Among those sharing insight about Brazil, Mexico and Beyond: The Next Generation of Global Entrepreneurs? were Andy Tsao, Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank; Alex Rossi, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Latin Idea Ventures; Du Chai, Managing Director, Horsley Bridge Partners; and Eduardo Henrique, Co-Founder & Head of US, Movile.

Click here to download LAVCA’s presentation (password protected)

Click here to download the NVCA’s presentation (password protected)

The presentations are available for event attendees. If you attended the event, but did not receive an email notification with instructions to access the presentations, please email Elisabeth Fabila.

2013 Past Events

2013 LAVCA Summit
2013 Colombia Forum

The 2013 LAVCA Colombia Forum hosted 160 high-level executives for a full day of discussion and debate on November 13th. This year’s 2013 program Sessions focused on GP/LP relations, as well as issues impacting local investor groups and pension funds. It included the participation of the region’s top CEOs and covered the progress of Colombian private equity, what to expect with major deals closing in the Oil & Gas and Energy sectors, as well as details on local regulation and reporting requirements.

Click here to view the Agenda

Click here to view the full Participant List (password protected)

The following presentation is available for event attendees. Please note, due to confidentiality requests, we are unable to post certain presentations. If you attended the event, but did not receive an email notification with instructions to access the presentations, please email Elisabeth Fabila.

2013 Colombia Forum: ColCapital Presentation
Click here for presentation (password protected)

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to the following sponsors:

National Partner: ColCapital

Lead Sponsors: EY, FOMIN, CAF

Sponsors: MAS Equity, Brigard & Urrutia, Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta Abogados

Exhibitor: Bancoldex

Supporting Organizations: Endeavor

Media Partners: EMIS, Portafolio, CVOX

2013 LAVCA Summit
2013 LAVCA Summit

LAVCA hosted over 350 Latin American and global investors at its 2013 LAVCA Summit and Investor Roundtable on September 23 through the 26. This year’s Keynote was delivered by the Carlyle Group’s David Rubenstein, who revealed insights into the private equity market in Brazil. Additionally, Coller Capital and LAVCA hosted a special breakfast for LP’s and Members to present the research findings and results of this year’s Coller Capital/LAVCA Second Annual LP Survey on Latin American Private Equity.

The Summit also featured a dedicated Venture Capital program at Google and included opening remarks by Don Dodge of Google Ventures.

Click here to view LAVCA and KPMG’s HIGHLIGHTS publication (password protected)

Click here to view the full Private Equity Agenda

Click here to view the full Venture Capital Agenda

Click here to view the full Participant List (password protected)

The following presentations are available for event attendees. Please note, due to confidentiality requests, we are unable to post certain presentations. If you attended the event, but did not receive an email notification with instructions to access the presentations, please email Elisabeth Fabila.

2013 LAVCA Summit: Liliana Rojas-Suarez Presentation

Click here for presentation by Liliana Rojas-Suarez, Senior Fellow, Center For Global Development (password protected)

2013 LAVCA Summit: Manager Showcase Presentations

Click here for presentations by N+1 Mercapital, Lafise Investment Management, Teka Capital, Modal Private Equity, and Tribeca Asset Management (password protected)

2013 LAVCA Summit: Fundraising Masterclass

Click here for a presentation by Stanwich Advisors (password protected)

2013 LAVCA Summit: Brazil Case Study
Click here for a presentation by e.Bricks
 (password protected)

2013 LAVCA Summit: Entrepreneur Showcase
Click here for a presentation by Carrot
(password protected)

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to the following sponsors:

Lead Sponsors: KPMG, Advent International, Efromovich Silva, FOMIN, CAF

Sponsors: KKR, ABVCAP/APEX Brazil, AMEXCAP/Fondo de Fondos, Baker & McKenzie, e.Bricks, iNNpulsa

VC Program Sponsor: Silicon Valley Bank

Co-Sponsors: Clifford Chance, Stanwich Advisors, Vector Brazil, Pantheon, Lexington Partners

Exhibitor: World Law Group

Bloomberg Mexico Conference
Bloomberg Mexico Conference

Alfredo Alfaro, a managing director at Northgate Mexico, Cate Ambrose, president of the Latin American Private Equity & Venture Capital Association, and Gustavo Tome, chief executive officer of DaVinci Capital, participate in a panel discussion about Mexico’s private equity industry. El Financiero’s Carlos Mota moderates the panel at the Bloomberg Link Mexico Conference in New York.

2013 Chile Forum
2013 LAVCA Chile Forum

LAVCA hosted 180 Latin American and global investors at its 2013 LAVCA Chile Forum on May 29. This year’s Keynote was delivered by Bain Capital’s Managing Director Stephen Pagliuca who discussed Latin America’s growing importance in private equity markets. Additionally, President of Corp Group Holding, Álvaro Saieh and one of Chile’s most renowned executives, gave a presentation on the Latin American Consumer.

The Forum also featured a dedicated Venture Capital program, including an Entrepreneur Keynote Interview between Managing Director David Thomas of Intel Capital and Mariano Suarez Battan, CEO & Co-founder of Mural.ly.

Click here to view the full agenda

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to its sponsors CORFO, Larrain Vial, Compass Group, FOMIN, CAF, Philipi, Capital IQ and NESsT.

2012 Past Events

2012 Colombia Forum
2012 Colombia Forum

LAVCA hosted 175 Latin American and global investors at its 2012 Colombia Forum in Bogota on November 7th. This year’s event featured a member reception hosted by Abraaj Capital along with a keynote from its CEO, Mustafa Abdel-Wadood, discussing the the growth of South-South investing. Avianca Chairman German Efromovich along with Gabriel Silva, the former Colombian Ambassador to the US, discussed how successful entrepreneurs become investors themselves.

LAVCA also hosted a Laboratorio de Inversion, which brought international investors and entrepreneurs to Medellin for workshops dealing with early-stage investing in Colombia. With more than 60 local and international investors in attendance, the event was a lively exchange of ideas and experiences and set a basis for future early-stage LAVCA workshops.

2012 Colombia Forum Presentation

Click here for presentation by Mustafa Abdel-Wadood, CEO, Abraaj Capital (password protected)

Click here for presentation by Dr. David Salamanca, Director of Financial Regulation, Ministry of Finance (password protected)

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to its sponsors Abraaj Group, Bancoldex, Ernst & Young, FOMIN, CAF, DMGT, Brigard & Urrutia and Gomez-Pinzon Zuleta.

2012 Summit
Presentations from the 2012 LAVCA Summit and Investor Roundtable

LAVCA hosted nearly 300 global and Latin America fund managers, institutional investors and other industry leaders at the 2012 LAVCA Summit and Investor Roundtable in New York on September 12-13, 2012. As momentum continues to build in Latin America, the event allowed major players in the industry to gather to discuss the opportunities and the challenges facing the region today.

Click here to view the full agenda

The following presentations are available for event attendees. Please note, due to confidentiality requests, we are unable to post certain presentations. If you attended the event, but did not receive email notification with instructions to access the presentations, please email lwalsh@lavca.org.

2012 LAVCA Summit: Liliana Rojas-Suarez Presentation

Click here for presentation by Liliana Rojas-Suarez, Senior Fellow, Center For Global Development (password protected)

2012 LAVCA Summit: Manager Showcase Presentations

Click here for presentations by Arlon Capital Partners, CRP, Rio Bravo Investimentos, Emerging Energy & Environment, Arcano Group and Graycliff Partners (password protected)

2012 LAVCA Summit: Tom Speechley’s Remarks
Click here for Remarks by Tom Speechley, CEO, Aureos Capital
 (password protected)

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to its sponsors KPMG, Advent International, Abraaj, Brookfield, FOMIN, CAF, AMEXCAP, ABVCAP and Baker & McKenzie.

2012 Chile Forum
2012 LAVCA Chile Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum

On June 4th and 5th, LAVCA hosted the second annual Chile Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum in Santiago. Over 200 local, regional and international GPs, LPs and business owners participated in an active day of exchange, addressing the opportunities and challenges for PE/VC investments in this emerging Latin American market.

Click here to view the full agenda

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to its sponsors CORFOThe Carlyle Group, Celfin Capital, LarrainVial, CVCI Private Equity, FOMIN, CAF, Brookfield, and Philippi.

2011 Past Events

2011 ColombiaPresentations from the 2011 LAVCA Colombia Private Equity & Venture Capital Forum

LAVCA welcomed over 150 investors at its fourth annual Colombia Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum in Bogota on November 16, 2011. Panels led by industry leaders provided in-depth insight into topics including creating the next generation of multilatinas, the significance of forming local partnerships, the current deal environment and the critical elements needed to strengthen the local PE/VC ecosystem.

Click here to view the full agenda

2011 Colombia Forum Opening Presentation

Click here for presentation by Eduardo Elejalde, Chairman, LAVCA (password protected)

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to its sponsors Bancoldex, FOMIN, CAF, Conduit Capital, CVCI, Brigard & Urrutia, Gómez-Pinzón Zuleta and DMGT.

2011 SummitPresentations from the 2011 LAVCA Summit and Investor Roundtable

LAVCA hosted nearly 300 global and Latin America fund managers, institutional investors and other industry leaders at the 2011 LAVCA Summit and Investor Roundtable in New York on September 27-28, 2011. As momentum continues to build in Latin America, the event not only provided valuable insights into the opportunities, but also evaluated the challenges the region faces.

 Click here to view the full agenda

The following presentations are available for event attendees. Please note, due to confidentiality requests, we are unable to post certain presentations. If you attended the event, but did not receive email notification with instructions to access the presentations, please email lwalsh@lavca.org.

Mexico Keynote Remarks

Click here for presentation by Francisco Gil Díaz, Executive President, Telefónica Mexico and Central America (password protected)

Brazil Overview

Click here for presentation by Sidney Chameh, Chairman, ABVCAP (password protected)

Market Overview: How will Latin America Fare Amidst Ongoing Turbulence in the Developed World?

Click here for presentation by Liliana Rojas-Suarez, Senior Fellow, the Center for Global Development (password protected)

Manager Showcase

Click here for presentations by Rio Bravo, Tribeca Asset Management, Humus Capital, Mercapital and Invest Tech (password protected)

Update on Argentina

Click here for remarks from Dr. Carlos Lerner, Director, Argentina National Ministry of Science and Technology (password protected)

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to its sponsors KPMG, FOMIN, CAF, Advent International, Brookfield, Fondo de Fondos, ABVCAP, Invest in Argentina, Baker & McKenzie and Citi.

    

chilelogoPresentations from the 2011 LAVCA Chile Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum

On June 2nd, LAVCA hosted the second annual Chile Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum in Santiago. Over 200 local, regional and international GPs, LPs and business owners participated in an active day of exchange, addressing the opportunities and challenges for PE/VC investments in this emerging Latin American market.

Due to confidentiality requests, we are unable to post certain presentations.

 

 Click here to view the full agenda

Click here to view Patrick Kerin’s presentation (password protected, for attendees only)

LAVCA would like to extend a thank you to its sponsors- KKR, LarrainVial, CVCI, Celfin Capital, FOMIN, CAF and Philippi. Additional event partners included CORFO, ACAFI, NESsT and Endeavor Chile.

2010 Past Events

colombialogoPresentations from the 2010 LAVCA Colombia Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum

On November 18, LAVCA hosted the third annual Colombia Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum in Bogota. Over 170 local, regional and international GPs, LPs and business owners participated in an active day of exchange, addressing the opportunities and challenges for PE/VC investments in this emerging Latin American market.Click here to view the full agenda

Click here to view presentations (password protected, for attendees only)

The event was sponsored by Bancoldex, Advent International, MIF, CAF, Inverlink, Fiduciaria Bancolombia, Brigard & Urrutia and TSCapital.

    

summitlogoPresentations from the 2010 LAVCA Summit and Investor Roundtable

LAVCA hosted more than 250 global and Latin America fund managers, institutional investors and other industry leaders at its Annual Summit and Investor Roundtable in New York on September 29-30, 2010. The sold out event was evidence of the growing enthusiasm for the region’s PE/VC investment opportunities.Click here to view the full agenda

Click here to view presentations (password protected, for attendees only)

The event was sponsored by KPMG, MIF, CAF, Paul Capital Partners, AMEXCAP/Fondo de Fondos, ABVCAP/ApexBrasil and Demarest & Almeida Advogados.

    

chileforumPresentations from the LAVCA Chile Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum

Please note: these presentations are only available to attendees of the LAVCA Chile Private Equity and Venture Capital Forum on May 26, 2010.  If you attended the event, but did not receive email notification with instructions to access the presentations, please email eepstein@lavca.org

Structures and Strategies for Transforming Businesses

  • Andres Varas, Chief Executive Officer of Cruz Blanca Salud
  • Ramon Yavar, Chairman of the Board of Moller y Perez-Cotapos
  • Juan Carlos Felix, Director of The Carlyle Group

VC Keynote: Emerging Venture Capital Opportunities in Latin America

Commercializing Chilean Innovation in Global Markets

The Impact of Public Sector Funding

Previous Years Events

The Latin American Venture Capital Association provides access to presentations delivered at a range of LAVCA events. These presentations, prepared by leading fund managers and authoritative experts, represent an important source of case studies, best practices and training materials on venture capital and private equity investing.

LAVCA 2009 Colombia Private Capital Forum

No presentations Available

LAVCA 2009 Summit and Investor Roundtable

No presentations Available

LAVCA – LatinFinance Colombian Private Equity and Venture Capital Seminar

LAVCA 2008 LP/GP Roundtable

LAVCA-AMEXCAP 2008 Annual Summit

LAVCA 2007 LP/GP Roundtable

LAVCA 2007 Annual Summit

LAVCA 2006 LP/GP Roundtable

EIU Scorecard Presentations:

  • Steven Leslie, Director, Custom Research – Americas, Economist Intelligence Unit
  • Darrell Pinto, Director of Global Performance, Thomson Financial

2006 MIF Venture Capital Network Managers’ Meeting

LAVCA 2006 Annual Summit

2005 MIF Venture Capital Network Managers Meeting

LAVCA/MIF Corporate Governance Training Course

Gobierno de empresas de familia:

Corporate Governance:

Governance en PyMES:

Caso de Estudio:

Mesa Redonda

Curso de Gobierno Corporativo en la Empresa Familiar

2004 Annual Policy Seminar