1200VC Splits From Talipot, Appoints Guadalupe Rodriguez as Chairman of the Board

Mexico City, Mexico and San Diego, California, March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Talipot, a recognized global leader in alternative asset investing, is setting a new direction for the future of venture capital investing with its spin-off from Twelve Hundred VC (1200VC), a female-led investment focused on early-stage investing in the Americas. This decision was announced a few days before the Kaufffman Fellows LATAM summit in Mexico City, where 1200VC will be introduced to the Kaufffman Fellows network. Talipot will remain an anchor investor in 1200VC.

“We believe that early stage company formation and investment remains one of the most attractive risk-reward opportunities within the venture capital asset class,” said Guadalupe RodriguezChief Investment Officer of Talipot Holdings. Lucas FernandezSr. VP of Talipot highlighted “The introduction of 1200VC as a standalone investment company with diverse leadership brings innovative thinking and different seed funding opportunities to the VC ecosystem. We are committed to supporting Adriana and l team in their efforts to build a sustainable investment company.”

Adriana Tortajada, 1200VC CEO, Managing Partner, and partner Esteban Coppel Gomez lead the seed investment platform with a focus on transformative technologies and cross-regional value creation that accelerate planetary and human betterment. Tortajada is a class of 16 Kaufffman Scholars with nearly 20 years of investment and finance experience. She holds a master’s degree in public policy from the Instituto Universitario Ortega y Gasset de Madrid, Spainand attended the University of California, Berkely Haas School work. Follow Tortajada on Twitter.

“The Kaufffman Summit is the perfect time for 1200VC to enter the VC ecosystem,” Fernandez said. “The Summit brings together the exceptional global network of Kaufman Fellows as well as major industry sponsors and general partners. priming.”

About Talipot Investment Group

Talipot focuses on investing globally in alternatives across venture capital, real estate and private equity.

In alternative investments, Talipot participates as an LP, direct investor and has incubated GP strategies in-house, starting with 1200VC in the early-stage venture capital market. Talipot is headquartered in Mexico Citythe main alternative investment activities headquartered in San Diego, California. Learn more about LinkedIn.

About 1200VC

Twelve Hundred VC (1200 VC) is a United States-based fund-of-funds platform and lifecycle direct investment company. We invest in managers and founders who build companies that shape the future of humanity, and we identify the cross-regional opportunity as well as the ESG & Impact lens as our main value generation to accelerate planetary and human improvement. .

The fund supports companies and managers that catalyze solutions to solve some of the world’s toughest problems and unlock value in the following sectors: AI/ML, FinTech, Genomics, ClimateTech, Healthcare

Tech, Robotics, B2B SaaS, EdTech, Food Tech, Retail, Logistics, UrbanTech and the wide variety of modern infrastructure enablers. 1200VC is led by the CEO and Managing Partner Adriana Tortajada. The company was co-founded by Esteban Coppel, Chief Investment Officer, Talipot Holdings. Learn more about www.douzecent.vc and on LinkedIn.

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