Who we are
Managing & Founding Partner
Angel investor & VC fund manager
Over 15 years of experience investing and building companies in Colombia. More than four years of experience as an angel investor and VC fund manager (Fund Nazca Investment FCP EWA I), investing in more than 10 startups, creating FMV of 2.5X in 5 years. Evaluated +300 opportunities in the past 3 years. Board member of Colcapital (Colombian PE and VC Association) representing VC funds in the industry.
Background as a serial entrepreneur
+16 years of experience in building companies as a serial entrepreneur. Angel investor of +15 companies. Cofounder of Domicilios.com, one of the most successful VC cases of the region with an IPO (2017) in Frankfurt through Delivery Hero, and Merqueo, one of the top performing portfolio companies in the former FCP EWA I.
7+ years experience raising and managing venture capital
She is the co-founder of Asiri and Principal of Inversiones Brembo. Melissa sits on the executive boards of Tvalley and Suncolombia and the advisory boards of TSLC (India) and Mamazen (Italy). She has focused her career on identifying high impact opportunities in emerging markets, with studies at University of Oxford and Harvard University.
Tech and Go-To-Market Expert
+10 years as investor. He has dedicated his professional career to develop and scale technological business models. He has worked with leading corporations in Colombia and Latin America such as Comdata Group, Digitex Group and Carvajal Group, having the opportunity of by means of technology strengthen the business. He has also been an entrepreneur, angel investor, and has run successful acceleration programs. Victor contributed to the development of Colombia’s policies for the fourth industrial revolution, IoT, AI and Blockchain as former Economic Matters and Digital transformation National Counselor.
Carlos Fernandez de la Pradilla
Investor and company builder
+18 years as an active contributor of the investment sector. Carlos worked in private equity and belonged to the Board of Directors of one fund for +10 years. He has been an angel investor since 2014 in more than 11 companies and an investor in vehicles that invest themselves in startups. Carlos was co-founded companies such as Optimiza Solar and OptimaSoil; adquiring his own skills and experience as entrepreneur. Recently, Carlos was part of Polymath Ventures, a company builder for emerging markets, and currently makes part of Blum Venture Builder, a builder in the sector of Venture Philanthropy.
CEO & Partner,
& Serial entrepreneur.
& Serial entrepreneur.