SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Colombia proceed its nearshoring digital tour with a brand new cease, San Francisco, CA. The Group Latin San Francisco, is coordinating an unique dialog on Colombian Tech and Colombian Silicon Valley success tales with former Vice President and present Colombian Ambassador to the USA Francisco Santos and the President of ProColombia Mrs. Flavia Santoro.
“Colombia is a scorching spot for innovation, and it is solely getting hotter. With a resilient financial system, artistic expertise and the backing of the federal government, Colombia provides entrepreneurs, tech corporations and enterprise capital corporations a vibrant ecosystem for rising their enterprise,” stated Francisco Santos, Ambassador of Colombia to the USA.
Colombia has secured its spot on the worldwide map as a high rising tech vacation spot. From the World Financial Discussion board selecting Medellin as its Spanish language HQ for the Heart for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, to a complete of $1.09 billion in enterprise capital investments throughout 36 offers final yr, based on LAVCA, Colombia is on the forefront of machine studying, fintech, e-commerce and logistics in addition to an incredible location for nearshoring.
“Due to its advances in competitiveness, financial surroundings, innovation and stage of threat, Colombia is projected as one of many international locations within the area with the best potential for attracting Enterprise capital funds. The event of the Enterprise Capital fund business in Colombia, coupled with a authorities that’s dedicated to strengthening the entrepreneurial ecosystem, has allowed our nation to climb within the rating of the Latin American Non-public Fairness & Enterprise Capital Affiliation,” acknowledged Flavia Santoro, President of ProColombia.
The Occasion coordinated with World San Francisco may also have a visitor look from Ricardo Garcia-Amaya founding father of VOIQ and Prime US Latinx Tech Chief.
“At LatinSF we assist our San Francisco tax paying corporations and VC Funds discover alternatives in Latin America. Prior to now 18 months, I have been requested time and time once more, what are the newest Colombian startups that we must always have on our radar? We wish to spend money on the following Rappi ,” stated Jolynn Vallejo, Director of LatinSF.
This digital nearshoring tour will proceed in different key states across the US together with New York, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Florida.
Different main Colombian funding occasions are taking place, the sixth model of the Colombia Funding Summit this yr, 7-9 October, shall be digital and is predicted to draw between 1,200 and 1,500 attendees. Greater than 550 buyers—coming from markets in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and North America—will take part in over 1,000 enterprise conferences.