Miguel Armaza sits down with Scott Sobel, Co-founder & Managing Accomplice of Valor Capital Group, a cross-border enterprise fund targeted on Brazil and United States alternatives, with places of work in New York, Silicon Valley, and São Paulo.
On this episode, we talk about:
- Scott’s journey and why he and his father, Ambassador Clifford Sobel, determined to launch Valor specializing in the Brazilian market
- Investing technique and case research from a few of their most fun portfolio firms
- The unbelievable fintech alternative in Brazil and Latin America
- What’s driving their huge bets within the crypto house
- Classes realized from over a decade of investing and the significance of staying along with your winners
- And much more!
Scott Sobel, Co-founder & Managing Accomplice of Valor Capital Group, was a part of the founding crew of the pioneer Web Telephony firm Net2Phone; Scott helped take the corporate from a chunk of software program that was first to bridge the PC and the Public Swap Telephony Community to buying thousands and thousands of customers, producing over $200M in income, an IPO (1999) and the strategic sale of the corporate to AT&T for $1.4 Billion (2000). Scott went on to carry executives positions in Image Applied sciences working with the Cellular Computing and Wi-fi Divisions and NCR Company primarily based in Singapore liable for Company Growth and later the P&L for the Monetary Line of Enterprise within the Rising Markets. Scott was lucky to be ready to deliver his ability units, passions, and experiences to help different entrepreneurs within the U.S. and Brazil attain their visions. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science diploma from Syracuse College.
Scott has primarly lived and labored within the rising markets (China, India, and Brazil) for the previous decade, who’s a passionate surfer and practices Jiu Jitsu.
Valor Capital Group
Based in 2011, Valor Capital Group is the pioneer cross-border enterprise fund targeted on Brazil and United States alternatives, with places of work in New York, Silicon Valley, and São Paulo. The agency companions with visionary entrepreneurs constructing transformative companies from startup to scale-up. Valor is dedicated to the success of their portfolio firms by offering capital, operational help and connectivity to world markets. The agency operates in two funding methods: Development Fairness and Enterprise Capital.
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