Consuelo Valverde is a serial entrepreneur turned VC. She is the Founder and Managing Partner of SV LATAM Capital – the first VC firm born in Silicon Valley with a unique focus on Latin America and on investing in science and technology startups to transform societies, the environment and health on a global scale. Her first investment in the life sciences space became a unicorn, and her first fintech investment is one of the top candidates to become Mexico’s first fintech unicorn. She founded her first tech company at the age of 21, a computer manufacturing company, and an IT training center. Throughout her career as an entrepreneur, she founded a science museum, an innovation center, a science magazine, a TV and podcast science series, a software development company, and a business coaching practice. Consuelo holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Miami, a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from the Tech Institute of Monterrey, and a Master’s Degree in Science Entrepreneurship from Cass Business School, where she graduated with merits. She also completed graduate courses towards the PhD program in Genomics Medicine.