Category Archives: Latin America

e-entrevista: Marcelo Roca, Xcala

Twitter: @rocamarcelo LinkedIn: Marcelo Roca ¿Que haces actualmente? Soy el Coordinador Ejecutivo del programa Xcala, una iniciativa diseñada conjuntamente entre el FOMIN y el IEEM Business School para promover redes de inversores ángeles en América Latina y el Caribe. La idea de … Continue reading

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Convocatoria para el MIT Inclusive Innovation Challenge

A nombre del MIT Club de México les comparto que el MIT está lanzando el Inclusive Innovation Challenge (IIC) anual. El IIC es el primer galardón del Futuro del Trabajo del MIT, que otorga más de $1 millón de dólares a emprendedores de … Continue reading

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e-interview: Ken Toyoda, IFC

Twitter: I don’t have Twitter! I know, I know. LinkedIn: Ken Toyoda What do you do currently? I help lead IFC’s VC investments in Latin America. IFC is the private investment arm of the World Bank, investing directly in early-to-growth stage … Continue reading

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Convocatoria al tercer batch de MassChallenge MX

Mis amigos de MassChallenge MX abrieron su convocatoria para su tercer batch de aceleración de startups de alto impacto. Es un muy buen programa y no toman participación en los startups. Yo participo como juez y mentor. Si les interesa … Continue reading

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Cultura Colectiva abre convocatoria para guiones de series

Cultura Colectiva, empresa de medios digitales de nuestro portafolio, esta invitando a todos los escritores interesados en crear series cortas para medios digitales. CC busca los mejores guiones, por los que pagará $20k pesos mexicanos a los seleccionados. Si tu … Continue reading

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Dalus Capital invests in Xertica

  I am happy to share that we have closed the second investment of our Fund II in Xertica, the leading cloud consulting company in Latin America, formed through the merger of some of the largest Google Cloud Partners in … Continue reading

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IFC and WEF UpLink initiative looking for entrepreneurs

I want to share the IFC and the World Economic Forum process to select 50 outstanding startups in Latin America and the Caribbean for participation in a special program during WEF’s annual regional meeting in São Paulo. The World Economic Forum on … Continue reading

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What to do in San Carlos, Mexico

San Carlos is a small beach town in the Sea of Cortez in the northern Mexican state of Sonora. It has striking landscapes in a combination of arid mountains facing the sea. It is not touristic developed like other beach … Continue reading

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Dalus invests in Cultura Colectiva

I’m very happy to report that we have closed the first investment of our Dalus Capital Fund II in a great company called Cultura Colectiva (check them out at culturacolectiva.com). They are a leading digital media platform providing their own … Continue reading

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FinTech in Colombia

I attended the Finnosummit conference in Bogota this week. This is the best FinTech conference in Colombia and complements the Mexican edition that happens later in the year. More than 300 people attended representing startups, investors, regulators and traditional financial … Continue reading

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