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  1. 1. Latin American Angel Networks <ul><li>Latin American Angel Networks: Evolution and Future Opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Historical & Cultural Perspective </li></ul><ul><li>Impact of Internet & Social Networks </li></ul><ul><li>Current State of Angel Networks </li></ul><ul><li>Timing is good and future is bright! </li></ul>
  2. 2. The Region in perspective Latin America Guatemala Monterrey Campinas Santiago Panama 2 languages: Spanish and Portuguese 1/12 of World’s population. San Jose Sto Domingo Curitiba Cordoba Montevideo Lima COUNTRY POPULATION Guatemala 13,776,517 Argentina 40,134,425 Bolivia 10,907,778 Brazil 192,272,890 Chile 17,063,000 Colombia 45,393,050 Costa Rica 4,253,897 Cuba 11,236,444 D. Republic 8,562,541 Ecuador 13,625,000 El Salvador 6,134,000 Honduras 7,810,848 Mexico 111,211,789 Nicaragua 5,891,199 Panama 3,322,576 Paraguay 6,349,000 Peru 29,461,933 Puerto Rico 3,967,179 Uruguay 3,494,382 Venezuela 26,814,843 Total 561,183,291
  3. 3. <ul><li>Latin America: 560 Million person market (190M are Brazilians) </li></ul><ul><li>Combined GDP exceeds $5 Trillion </li></ul><ul><li>Highest mobile density in the developing World </li></ul><ul><li>Highest urban density in the developing World, by far </li></ul><ul><li>Mexico City and Sao Paulo still largest cities in the World </li></ul><ul><li>Forward thinking: women and indigenous presidents </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Dilma Rousseff - Brazil </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Michelle Bachelet – Chile </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cristina Kirchner - Argentina </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Violeta Chamorro – Nicaragua </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Laura Chinchilla - Costa Rica </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mireya Moscoso – Panama </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Alejandro Toledo – Peru </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Evo Morales - Bolivia </li></ul></ul>Curious Facts Latin America Latin American Angel Networks
  4. 4. For the first time EVER in history!!! Latin America Approximate GDP Growth Of Latin American Countries in the past 2-3 years Brazil 5-6% Peru 6-9% (7.5% 2011) Chile 6-7% Panama 7-8% Costa Rica 4% Dominican Republic 7-8% Mexico -6% - 5% Argentina 6-9% Latam Whole: 4.5% in 2010 Source: America Economia Antes América Latina era el problema y hoy es parte de la solución&quot; Felipe Larraín, Chilean Minister of Treasury (Hacienda)                                                                                                                            
  5. 5. Small deals, closed circles, and risk aversion overkill Historical Funding absence Capital Requirements Time Seed Start-up Growth Expansion Friends, Family, Fools - FFF Business Angels Venture Capital IPO / PE / M&A Risk: ELEVATED Risk: LOW Latin American Angel Networks
  6. 6. <ul><li>Two key detonators were: </li></ul><ul><li>1995-2005 Internet Mass Adoption </li></ul><ul><li>2005-2011 Social Media & Social Networks </li></ul><ul><li>In the last 3 years alone </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Being an Angel becomes popular </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Formation/Formalization of Networks </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Organization at a Regional Level </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Crossborder deal-sharing begins </li></ul></ul>The Web and Social Networks as Detonators Advent of the Angel Latin American Angel Networks
  7. 7. 35+ networks within an association Angel Networks: Current State Latin American Angel Networks
  8. 8. 35+ networks within an association Angel Networks: Current State Latin American Angel Networks
  9. 9. <ul><li>A combination of 3 factors make timing right: </li></ul><ul><li>Advent of the Angel in Latin America </li></ul><ul><li>Economic Growth in Latin America </li></ul><ul><li>Surge of Crowdfunding on a global scale </li></ul>The starts are aligning themselves Timing is Right: Future is Bright Latin American Angel Networks
  10. 10. <ul><li>Program by CORFO and Innova Chile </li></ul><ul><li>$40,000 to start </li></ul><ul><li>Access Access Access!! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Additional funding </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Clients and partners </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Plan to bring 1,000 entrepreneurs </li></ul>You don’t have to be Latin to get funded Entry point to Latin America Latin American Angel Networks
  11. 11. By Latin American Angel Networks Thank you for your time! Session Feedback much appreciated
  12. 12. You may reach Latin American Angel Networks @ : Estuardo Robles [email_address] @tatarobles