With the growth of startup capital in the region, most notably in the form of $5 billion Softbank LatAm fund, there has never been a better time to look at starting a business. Pedro Varas of Founderlist looks at five things prospective entrepreneurs need to know.
Sao Paulo ranked first in fDi’s inaugural Latin American States of the Future 2018/19 study, with Buenos Aires Autonomous City and Mexico City District placing second and third respectively. Nearshore Americas looks at how Latin America is faring in terms of foreign direct investment and venture capital.
Speaking at Nexus 2018, Jim Marshall from Silicon Valley Bank explores the evolving innovation ecosystem in Silicon Valley, the impacts on the venture capital market, and the emerging platforms affecting the IT services and BPO industries.
Silicon Valley Bank's Head of Emerging Manager Practice, Jim Marshall, writes on the Changing Face of Seed Investing, showcasing the knowledge and expertise he will bring to Nexus 2018 as keynote speaker.
Mexico is increasingly being recognized as a tech hub for nearshore activities, but its own use of technology in industry is not on par with the developed world, according to Andy Kieffer, Founder of Agave Lab Ventures. Kieffer talks to Nearshore Cafe about Mexico's tech start-up economy, the promise of disruption, and the challenges facing the IT industry.