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Geopagos Raises $35 Million Led by Riverwood Capital to Accelerate Access to Digital Payments Across <span class="dewidow">Latin America</span>
Entrepreneur News Latin America Fintech

Geopagos Raises $35 Million Led by Riverwood Capital to Accelerate Access to Digital Payments Across Latin America

Geopagos’s Payments acceptance infrastructure allows clients to directly accept and embed digital payments and boost the purchase experience of millions of consumers across the region.

“Independent from the fund size, Endeavor Catalyst aspires to be one of the most active investors in emerging and underserved <span class="dewidow">ecosystems globally.”</span>
Catalyst Global

“Independent from the fund size, Endeavor Catalyst aspires to be one of the most active investors in emerging and underserved ecosystems globally.”

Allen Taylor, Managing Director of Endeavor Catalyst, on scaling the fund to $500M AUM, doubling down on Endeavor’s mission & current macro-environment and implications.

Mexico’s Tech Moment or Tech Movement: A Retrospective of Mexico’s Entrepreneurial <span class="dewidow">Tech Ecosystem</span>
Thought Leadership Latin America

Mexico’s Tech Moment or Tech Movement: A Retrospective of Mexico’s Entrepreneurial Tech Ecosystem

On June 10th, Mexico minted its third unicorn: Clip. The Mexican payments fintech targeting small and midsize companies, led by Adolfo Babatz, raised $250 million from SoftBank’s Latin American fund and Viking Global Investors.

Jackie Carmel
In Sickness and In (Digital) Health: Digital Behavioral Health in a <span class="dewidow">Post-Pandemic World</span>
Thought Leadership Global Healthcare

In Sickness and In (Digital) Health: Digital Behavioral Health in a Post-Pandemic World

In a cinematic retelling of the panicked early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, future audiences may gawk at a world of overnight travel bans, a run on toilet paper, and an NBA Finals played in front of cardboard cutouts of fans.

Marc Cho, Jackie Carmel, Brynn Chavez
How Edtech is Re-Teaching Us <span class="dewidow">to “Fish”</span>
Thought Leadership Global Education & Talent

How Edtech is Re-Teaching Us to “Fish”

They say if you give a man a fish, you feed him for a day, but if you teach a man to fish, you feed him for a lifetime. While this maxim generally holds true, it has proven inaccurate in the context of education for workforce readiness.

Jackie Carmel and Sophie Kronk
Ripe on the Vine: US Startups Between <span class="dewidow">the Coasts</span>
Thought Leadership U.S. & Canada

Ripe on the Vine: US Startups Between the Coasts

The United States is one of the world’s leaders in fresh tomato production. In 2015, the U.S. produced 2.7 billion pounds of fresh tomatoes, mostly in Florida and California, which only satisfied around 40% of the (growing!) domestic demand.

Jackie Carmel