Welcome to the July/August 2014 Edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report

Welcome to the July/August 2014 Edition of the Latin America PE/VC Report

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

Executive Briefing: The Venture Industry Evolves

Executive Briefing: The Venture Industry Evolves

As LAVCA’s research team tracks down deals closed in 1H2014 to produce data on investment activity, we are carefully monitoring the evolution of the early stage space – the number of seed, venture and growth equity deals has been expanding since LAVCA started collecting data in 2008, with local and international fund managers backing the region’s tech entrepreneurs. Read more

LP Profile: Worth Groome, Investment Manager of Allianz Capital Partners

LP Profile: Worth Groome, Investment Manager of Allianz Capital Partners

LAVCA caught up with institutional investor Worth Groome, Investment Manager for Allianz Capital Partners, for insight into their potential commitments to Latin America and how the region compares to other emerging markets. Read more

Member Profile: Craig Smith, President and CEO, Sigma Safi

Member Profile: Craig Smith, President and CEO, Sigma Safi

LAVCA spoke with fund manager Craig Smith, CEO of Peruvian Member firm Sigma SAFI, to learn more about their investments in infrastructure and why Peru is good market for private equity. Read more

Entrepreneur Profile: Brian Requarth, Co-Founder and CEO of VivaReal

Entrepreneur Profile: Brian Requarth, Co-Founder and CEO of VivaReal

Brian Requarth, Co-Founder and CEO of online real estate marketplace VivaReal, spoke with LAVCA about his relationship with investors and how economic changes in Brazil are impacting their operations. Read more

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