Web page:

lavca.org

Sector:

Association of Venture Capital Industry

Description:

LAVCA is a non-profit association devoted to supporting the growth of private investment and venture capital in Latin America, through programmes of research, networking, education for investors and the promotion of best investment practices. In April 2018, Telefónica joined the Tech Growth Coalition, created by LAVCA, as a founding participant together with Google, Facebook, Qualcomm Ventures, Movile, Globant and Riverwood Capital. The main objective of the coalition is to create the necessary conditions in Latin America to enable startups to prosper, encouraging economic growth, technological innovation and job creation, at a crucial time for the development of the region.