Welcome to the May/June 2014 Edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report

Welcome to the May/June 2014 Edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report

Welcome to the May/June 2014 edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report, LAVCA’s bimonthly newsletter. Read more

LAVCA Scorecard: How Do the Major Markets Measure Up?

LAVCA Scorecard: How Do the Major Markets Measure Up?

With this edition of the Latin American PE/VC Report we are launching the 2014 Scorecard Update, LAVCA’s annual ranking of the investment environment for private capital in regional markets, produced in partnership with the Multilateral Investment Fund of the IDB. Read more

Member Profile: Victor Muñoz, Managing Director and Regional Head Latin America, Denham Capital

Member Profile: Victor Muñoz, Managing Director and Regional Head Latin America, Denham Capital

LAVCA heard from Victor Muñoz, Managing Director and Regional Head of Latin America for Denham Capital, about their oil & gas, metals & minerals, and power & renewables portfolio, as well as the importance of an active ESG strategy. Read more

LP Profile: Claudio Demontis, Vice President, ATP PEP

LP Profile: Claudio Demontis, Vice President, ATP PEP

LAVCA caught up with Claudio Demontis, Vice President of ATP PEP, the internal fund-of-funds of ATP (one of the largest pension funds in Europe) to hear about their exposure to LatAm since making an initial commitment to the region in 2010. Read more

Entrepreneur Profile: Adolfo Babatz, Co-founder and CEO, Clip

Entrepreneur Profile: Adolfo Babatz, Co-founder and CEO, Clip

Adolfo Babatz, Co-founder and CEO of Mexico City-based Clip, a mobile payment system, spoke with LAVCA about the fundamental misbalance between supply & demand in Mexico, where 90 million cards are issues to a minimal 450,000 POS terminals. Read more

Welcome to the March/April 2014 Edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report

Welcome to the March/April 2014 Edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report

Welcome to the March/April 2014 edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report, LAVCA’s bimonthly newsletter. Read more

Executive Briefing: What Are Sector-Focused Funds Doing In LatAm?

Executive Briefing:  What Are Sector-Focused Funds Doing In LatAm?

As we collected and analyzed fund and deal information for LAVCA 2014 Industry Data, one clear trend that emerged was an increase in investment activity driven by sector-focused private equity funds active in Latin America. Read more

Member Profile: Gregorio Schneider, Chief Investment Officer and Co-Founder, Terranum Capital

Member Profile: Gregorio Schneider, Chief Investment Officer and Co-Founder, Terranum Capital

LAVCA spoke with Gregorio Schneider, Chief Investment Officer and Co-Founder of Terranum Capital to learn more about why the current market environment makes housing projects an interesting investment opportunity in Latin America. Read more

LP Profile: Philipp Hein, Investment Manager/Mariana Barcena, Director, DEG

LP Profile: Philipp Hein, Investment Manager/Mariana Barcena, Director, DEG

LAVCA heard from Philipp Hein, Investment Manager and Mariana Barcena, Director of DEG, a firm that finances investments by private enterprises in developing and emerging market countries, about their mission driven approach and how the market has changed in Latin America since DEG started investing in the region 50 years ago. Read more

Entrepreneur Profile: Juan Martín Delgado Londoño, Co-founder and COO, Ecociclus

Entrepreneur Profile: Juan Martín Delgado Londoño, Co-founder and COO, Ecociclus

Juan Martín Delgado Londoño, Co-founder and COO of Ecociclus, a new enterprise waste marketplace and management tool, spoke with LAVCA to describe their early stage efforts in Colombia and future plans to expand in the region. Read more