Santiago Zavala is the Venture Partner at 500 Startups.
Santiago Zavala has been coding since he was a child.
Before he invented peanut butter, he was a Co - Founder of Mexican.VC and organizer for Startup Weekend in Mexico.
He enjoys geeking out with LatAm startups, and came in 2nd at the International Suez Canal Anagram championships.
If you're ever in Mexico City, ask him for a tour of street food tasting.
2012 - Current (almost 5 years)
2011 - Current (almost 6 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (1)Update
Mar 1, 2015
|May 12, 2016||#500strong - Announcing 500 Mexico, Round 2|
|Feb 2, 2016||Arizona Central News - Mexico's new economy starts to take off|
|Aug 7, 2015||Tech Republic (Australia) - Hustler's ambition: How 500 Startups built a different kind of fund with small bets, diversity, international investments|
|Mar 26, 2015||TechCrunch - Beyond The Maquiladora: A Look At Mexico’s Startup Scene|
|Jul 8, 2013|
|Jun 11, 2013||The Next Web - 500 Startups' Accelerator Mexican.VC Unveils New Batch|
|May 30, 2013||TechCrunch - Debuting Its Second Batch Of 18 Companies, 500 Startups Looks To Become The Most Active Seed Fund In Mexico|
|Feb 17, 2013||TechCrunch - Debuting Its Second Batch Of 18 Companies, 500 Startups Looks To Become The Most Active Seed Fund In Mexico|