Allison Kern (Morro Venture Partners, Puerto Rico) & Juan Pablo Cappello (PAG.law) ENGLISH
With tech entrepreneurship booming in Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria, Allison Kern of Morro Venture Partners launched a $20 million early-stage venture fund to support and fuel the growth of technology companies from the island. Allison recognized the high quality of the companies and management teams coming to Puerto Rico’s Parallel18 tech accelerator program for the launch of their VC fund.
Allison joined Advent-Morro Equity Partners in early 2017 from StarVest Partners, a $250 million expansion-stage venture capital fund based in New York.
In the tech world Juan Pablo has co-founded Idea.me, Miami Angels, the Lab Miami, Lab Ventures & Wonder (purchased in 2020 by Atari). He also publishes a widely read column on the TecnoLatino https://latamlist.com/author/jpcappello/ and continues advising entrepreneurs in the region from PAGLaw https://www.pag.law
The podcast “Aqui & Ahora” asks: What are the leaders of the TecnoLatino doing “here & now”? How are they facing the changes and challenges we are living? “Aqui & Ahora” offers tips for entrepreneurs, investors and supporters of the TecnoLatino & MiamiTech.
Sponsored by: www.pag.law