Our team is diverse and interdisciplinary, made up of professionals with extensive global experience.

The Team

Santiago Caniggia Bengolea.

Managing Partner Mountain Partners Chile. Founder of Nazca Ventures.

Startup Bootcamp Australia mentor, advisor at Start-Up Chile, and member at Endeavor Investor Network since 2012.

Member of the global Management Team of
Mountain Partners

Juanita Hernández.

Analyst and Portfolio Manager at Mountain Partners Chile.

Graduated from Universidad de San Andrés, with experience in the Renewable Energy industry and business development.

Jorge Pérez García.

Venture Partner at Mountain Partners Group, and Investing director at Conny & Co.

Angel investor with extensive experience and training in Venture Finance at Oxford University and London Business School.

Manuel García Binimelis.

Portfolio Manager at Mountain Partners Chile.

Business and Administration from Universidad de los Andes, experience with both local and global startups at Start-Up Chile.

Charlie Beckman.

Analyst at Mountain Partners Chile.

Experience in climate technologies and sustainable solutions. Several years working in the entrepreneurial and VC in the USA.

Daniel Wenzel.

Co-founder of Mountain Partners.

He has extensive experience in the sector, with strategy projects, M&A and as CEO of a Family office.

José Tomás Ureta.

Board Member and Legal Manager at Mountain Partners Chile.

Ramiro González Forcada.

Tech Partner at Mountain Partners Chile.

Co-founder and CEO at TheFlock.

Rodrigo Jeria.

Legal Advisor at Mountain Partners Chile.

Advisors

Cornelius Boersch.

Founder at Mountain Partners and Conny & Co.

Passionate entrepreneur, investor and founder of many technology companies for the last 25 years. Most active Angel investor of Europe; he has invested in more than 350 companies and he is currently an EIF - Super Angel certification.

Lucas Campodónico.

Co-founder at B-ECO group formed by Greenbondi, a sustainable communication consultancy agency and Bioguia, a collaborative news site with 18M participants. Entrepreneur winner of several awards and recognitions in recent years.

In association with

Walter Rosenthal.

Co-founder of Quintil Valley. Experience as director of the Chrysalis business incubator and director of the global HUB of the PUCV.

Jonathan Castillo.

Quintil Valley Development Manager. More than 12 years of experience in portfolio management and development with a special focus on sustainable mining in Latin America.

Track Record

How it all began.

2012
A group of entrepreneurs met at the innovation program of Columbia University and created the first investment fund for entrepreneurs in Latin America: Nazca Ventures.

Mountain Partners Switzerland Alliance.

2016

An alliance is established with Mountain Partners, a European Swiss-German capital fund focused on technology. After that, Mountain Nazca was born and deployed in Chile, Colombia and Mexico. Globally, Mountain has supported more than 100 startups valued at more than US$20 billion, generating +10 IPOs and reaching multiple unicorns.

Mountain Partners Chile.

2021

Mountain Partners Chile, besides from being one of the pioneering VC funds in the region, continues its path with a renewed team and in constant synergies with global funds.

The first green fund in Latin America.

2021

First fund of Latin America investing exclusively in Green and Climate-Tech startups of the region that contribute to mitigate climate change.

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