The venture capital investment fund Vertical Partners, of the Leonisa business group, began operations in the national market.
Vertical Partners announced its start of operations in the country. The group hopes to support digital companies with investments ranging from $100,000 to a million dollars.
The investment group begins its foray with a strong step, as it also created a strategic alliance with Newlab to create ‘Vertical Impact Studio’, an innovation hub that will aim to help link global companies with Colombian ventures.
Vertical Partners will especially focus on digital companies working in areas related to AI, retail tech, fintech, proptech, ecommerce, mobility and logistics.
“In Colombia, there are a large number of technology-based companies that are generating differential value and high impact at a local and global level, with solid business models and with solutions to relevant needs for the market,” explained Jorge Esteban Urrea, CEO. from Vertical Partners.
Technological innovation and economic support for entrepreneurs are the main commitments of Vertical Partners in the country.
“In sectors such as industry, for example, companies are now needing to digitize their processes to increase their productivity. This has given rise to a large number of technological challenges that require innovative initiatives, which often come from the co-creation spaces that are generated in the innovation hubs” declared Urrea.
Digital entrepreneurship is growing in the country and there are more and more support and leverage spaces for entrepreneurs.
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