500 Startups, Qualcomm Ventures, Redpoint eVentures and Techstars Invest in Startups from the Brazilian Accelerator Program, Start-Up Brasil

    Original material in Yahoo! Finance    The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil) today announced nine start-up finalists that will present at its second annual International Demo Day in San Francisco. International Demo Day is a program from Start-Up Brasil, an initiative from the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MCTI), managed…

Romero Rodrigues é novo sócio do fundo Redpoint eventures

Matéria original em Exame   Romero Rodrigues, fundador do site de comparação de preços, tem agora outro cargo no currículo: ele irá atuar como parceiro do conhecido fundo de investimentos Redpoint eventures. O anúncio acontece após Rodrigues ter deixado a presidência do Buscapé, há quase dois meses. “Volto a empreender de novo numa indústria nascente,…

Welcome Romero Rodrigues

Original material in Redpoint   We are pleased to announce that Romero Rodrigues has joined Redpoint eventures as a new Managing Director. Romero is the “poster child” for the Brazilian Internet entrepreneur as an economic force. He is an inspiration for why we originally co-founded the fund– to discover, nurture and steadily grow alongside Brazil’s…