Emerging Markets Enthusiast

[Investor Journey] Patrick Arippol & Bianca Martinelli (Alexia Ventures) on the next Gen of VC in LatAm and sustaining moats through tech enabled communities

April 12, 2022 Season 2 Episode 14
Emerging Markets Enthusiast
[Investor Journey] Patrick Arippol & Bianca Martinelli (Alexia Ventures) on the next Gen of VC in LatAm and sustaining moats through tech enabled communities
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On this episode Pat sat down with Patrick Arippol (Co-Founder) & Bianca Martinelli (Partner) of Brazilian / LatAm VC Alexia to talk about the thesis of the firm, their respective journeys into venture and their take on adding value to founders. 

On this episode you will learn about: 

  • How to craft the thesis of a VC 
  • Are moats ever sustainable and the lock-in effects of tech enabled communities
  • How to make the most out of boards 
  • What metrics Alexia is looking for in sharpening their investment decision

You can find Bianca on LinkedIn here and Patrick there

For more content on emerging markets investing and company building follow me on twitter @pat_travels or LinkedIn.

Bianca & Patrick's way into venture
On the founding of Alexia
Building high performing and diverse VC teams
Deal selection and criteria
Important investment metrics
What about moats?
Adding value on boards
Trends & maturity in the LatAm ecosystem
Fast Speed Round