Mr. Nicolas Szekasy is a Co-founder and Managing Partner at Kaszek Ventures.
Mr. Szekasy served as an Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Mercadolibre Inc. from 2000 to April 1, 2009. He served as the Principal Accounting Officer at Mercadolibre Inc.
Before joining Mercadolibre Inc., he served as the Chief Financial Officer at Supermercados Norte SA from 1998 to 2000 and worked for seven years at Pepsico, Inc. from 1991 to 1998, where he also served as Commercial Director and Strategic Planning Director.
He has been Director of FoxyP2 Inc. since November 2011. He serves as Director of Eo2 Solucoes De Pagamento S.A. and Restorando SA.
Mr. Szekasy obtained an M.B.A. from Stanford University in 1991 and graduated from the University of Buenos Aires with a Bachelor's degree in Economics.
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Jun 1, 2011 - Current (over 5 years)
|Oct, 2015||Tienda Nube||undisclosed amount / Series A||Kaszek Ventures|
|May, 2014||Grupo Netshoes||$170M / Venture||Kaszek Ventures|
|Mar, 2014||GOintegro||undisclosed amount / Series B||Kaszek Ventures|
|Sep, 2013||ComparaOnline||$11M / Series B (Lead)||Kaszek Ventures|
|Aug, 2013||Restorando||$13.3M / Series B||Kaszek Ventures|
|Jun, 2013||Eventioz||$1.5M / Venture (Lead)||Kaszek Ventures|
|Feb, 2013||SaferTaxi||$4.2M / Series B||Kaszek Ventures|
|Jul, 2012||Open English||$43M / Series C||Kaszek Ventures|
|May, 2012||ComparaOnline||$5M / Series A (Lead)||Kaszek Ventures|
|Feb, 2012||Restorando||$3.2M / Series A||Kaszek Ventures|
|Dec, 2011||Kekanto||undisclosed amount / Series A||Personal Investment|
|Nov, 2011||Open English||$2M / Series B||Kaszek Ventures|
|Sep, 2011||SaferTaxi||$1M / Series A (Lead)||Kaszek Ventures|
|Jul 25, 2016||LAVCA News - Startup Recieves US$7m to Reinvent Real Estate Market (em português)|
|Jul 25, 2016||LAVCA News - Kaszek Invests in Brazil’s Guichê Virtual (em português)|
|May 24, 2016||LAVCA News - Online Mexican Lending Platform Konfio Raises US$8m in New VC Funding|
|Jun 2, 2015||New York Times (NYT) - Nubank Raises $30 Million to Challenge Banking in Brazil|
|Nov 24, 2014||TechCrunch - Real Estate Joins Brazil’s Big Startup Industries|
|Nov 12, 2014||LAVCA News - Love Mondays Receives Investment from Argentina’s Kaszek Ventures (em português)|
|Sep 1, 2014||TechCrunch - GuiaBolso Brings Mint-style Financial Management To Brazil|
|Jul 1, 2014||TechCrunch - Startups Surge In South America|