Meet Our Team

We are a group of entrepreneurs and investors
helping the region’s startup ecosystem grow and develop.

Mariano Mayer

Managing Partner

Main protagonist in the consolidation of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in ARG after implementing Support Models for VCs, Accelerators, Incubators and Startups for more than 100M USD during 8 years of management in Federal and City govs. In addition, he is the Founder of Marea Venture Partners

Sacha Spitz

Managing Partner

CoFounder & Managing Partner @YavuVentures (Top Accelerator from ARG.). With +2000 startups analyzed and +20 investments, Yavu Fund # 1 has reached 5x multiple in 36 months. In addition, Sacha is CoFounder & COO of the Incubator of the University of San Andrés (Top Business School from Latam).

Diego Noriega

Managing Partner

Co-founder of +23 Startups. Co-Founder of alaMaula & ex GM LatAm eBay. 10x Angel Investor. Endeavor Entrepreneur & Mentor. +250 webinars, +1000 articles for Entrepreneurs, +1200 mentoring sessions with entrepreneurs, Autor of the book “Liderazgo CO: Aprendizajes de éxitos y fracasos en 20 emprendimientos”

Pato Jutard

General Partner

Serial Entrepreneur. Cofounder & CTO @MURAL, has raised + 200M USD of investment and scaled the company to more than 650 employees distributed in 25 countries. MURAL is the newest Unicorn from ARG. In addtion, Pato sold ThreeMelons to Disney, and is also an angel investor in +30 startups (e.g .: Auth0, Satellogic, Tienda Nube, Agrofy).

Juan Pablo Lafosse

General Partner

Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor and Startup Mentor. Founder & exCEO @ALMUNDO, one of the most successful OTA's in LATAM. Exit in 2019 after having climbed to +1000 employees and + 500M USD GMV. Juan Pablo has also completed executive programs at Stanford University and Singularity University

Jorge Aguado

General Partner

Industrial Engineer. Former Secretary of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina, responsible for the development of startups coming from R&D, portfolio of 6.000 projects and annual execution of u$S 100 M. Former General Director of Educational Technology of the City of Buenos Aires. Former Marketing Manager of Dell Technologies South of Latinamerica and IBM Software Argentina. Co-Founder of 3 technology companies in Pharma, Energy and Social Impact. + 20 years experience in technology maturity.

Luis Florez

Venture Partner Colombia

Karin Tenenboim

Investment Manager

Bautista Coronado

Entrepreneurial Support PM

Mariana Luna

Communication PM

Agostina Kobak

Deep Dive Team

Francisco Pietrobon

Deep Dive Team

Past investments by our Partners

Early Stage Investment, Venture Capital Latam, Pre-Seed Investment, Early Stage VC Latam, Latam VC, Pre Seed Venture Capital

Meet our Team

We are a group of entrepreneurs and investors helping the region’s startup ecosystem grow and develop.

Mariano Mayer

Managing Partner

Main protagonist in the consolidation of the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in ARG after implementing Support Models for VCs, Accelerators, Incubators and Startups for more than 100M USD during 8 years of management in Federal and City govs. In addition, he is the Founder of Marea Venture Partners

Sacha Spitz

Managing Partner

CoFounder & Managing Partner @YavuVentures (Top Accelerator from ARG.). With +20 investments, Yavu Fund has reached 5x multiple in 36 months. In addition, Sacha is CoFounder & exCOO of the Incubator of the University of San Andrés (Top Business School from Latam), and co-organizer of the UdeSA Startup Competition.

Pato Jutard

General Partner

Serial Entrepreneur. Cofounder & CTO @MURAL, has raised + 200M USD of investment and scaled the company to more than 650 employees distributed in 25 countries. MURAL is the newest Unicorn from ARG. In addtion, Pato sold ThreeMelons to Disney, and is also an angel investor in +30 startups (e.g .: Auth0, Satellogic, Tienda Nube, Agrofy).

Juan Pablo Lafosse

General Partner

Serial Entrepreneur, Angel Investor and Startup Mentor. Founder & exCEO @ALMUNDO, one of the most successful OTA's in LATAM. Exit in 2019 after having climbed to +1000 employees and + 500M USD GMV. Juan Pablo has also completed executive programs at Stanford University and Singularity University

Jorge Aguado

General Partner

Industrial Engineer. Former Secretary of Science, Technology and Innovation of Argentina, responsible for the development of startups coming from R&D, portfolio of 6.000 projects and annual execution of u$S 100 M. Former General Director of Educational Technology of the City of Buenos Aires. Former Marketing Manager of Dell Technologies South of Latinamerica and IBM Software Argentina. Co-Founder of 3 technology companies in Pharma, Energy and Social Impact. + 20 years experience in technology maturity.

Diego Noriega

Venture Partner

Co-founder of +23 Startups. Co-Founder of alaMaula & ex GM LatAm eBay. 10x Angel Investor. Endeavor Entrepreneur & Mentor. +250 webinars, +1000 articles for Entrepreneurs, +1200 mentoring sessions with entrepreneurs, Autor of the book “Liderazgo CO: Aprendizajes de éxitos y fracasos en 20 emprendimientos”

Uchi Armendariz

Head of Scouting Sourcing Manager

Jacques Bléhaut

Head of Deep Dive Due Diligence Manager

Felipe Matos

Active Advisor Brazil

Luis Florez

Venture Partner Colombia

Agostina Kobak

Deep Dive Team

Francisco Pietrobon

Deep Dive Team

Past investments by our Partners