“As the global level of fintech entrepreneurship continues to accelerate and our geographic footprint expands, our new team members will reinforce our goal of pollinating the best business and product ideas we see across the world. world and bring that knowledge to our portfolio companies,” said Tilman Ehrbeck, Managing Partner of Flourish. “We believe in investing early and partnering with entrepreneurs around the world who think deeply about what financial services can offer their clients. Our newest team members share this passion and a desire to learn about the latest technologies that can benefit all members of society.”
With experience in building businesses as well as in the financial industry, new members of the Flourish team include:
- Su Fen Goh, an investment associate, is based in Singapore and support company portfolio investments and entrepreneurs in South East Asia. Previously, Su Fen was an entrepreneur-in-residence for San Franciscoincubator based at HVF Labs and investment banking analyst at JP Morgan. She is co-founder of Dadafish, an education startup in Singapore.
- Pranav Mittalsenior investment analyst based in delhi will support the growth plans of the entrepreneurs in the portfolio and the India efforts. Previously, he led transactions and corporate turnaround cases for Bain & Company. At Bain, Pranav also developed an anti-child trafficking program with the Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kailash Satyarthi. Pranav worked with the microfinance lender Omni Finserv.
- Diana Narváez, Investment Associate, is based in Sao Paulo, Brazil and expanding support for business entrepreneurs in Latin America. With experience working in all major Latin American economies, Diana most recently oversaw strategy and business development for Picap, a Colombian email startup. She co-founded Impulsum Capital, an impact investment vehicle for family offices in Colombia and is the co-founder of the LatAm chapter of Diversity VC, an initiative to create a more equitable, diverse and inclusive venture capital industry.
- Dapo Ogunfeitimisenior investment analyst based in washington d.c., brings depth in finance and cross-border investing to Flourish’s US portfolio. Previously, Dapo spent several years in the strategy and transactions practice at EY, performing financial analysis and due diligence for major acquisitions and public offerings. He is also a CPA.
flourish, with $500 million in patient capital under management, invests in fintech startups that advance the financial health and prosperity of individuals and small businesses, including Chime, Fair Money, Flutterwave, GrabFinancial, Heru, Hummingbird, Kin Insurance, M2P, Neon, ShopUp and Zest, among other growth companies. Flourish works alongside industry thought leaders, policy workers and regulators to better understand the needs of the underserved and help foster a fair and more inclusive economy. For more information visit: https://florishventures.com/.
SOURCE Flourish Ventures Services