Sabanci University

Sabanci University is ranked the top private entrepreneurial university in Turkey according to Turkish Ministry of Industry and Trade.  The university hosts the SUCOOL Preincubation Center that supports early stage entrepreneurs and also supports Founder Institute by shared resources, network and providing space.

 

Fora & Şanlı Law Office

Since 2008, Fora & Şanlı Law Office is dedicated to provide legal advice and services which look beyond the legal issues and take the business aspects for each transaction for the success of its clients for their investments and business in Turkey and MENA region. Fora & Şanlı is very well connected with the world and other jurisdictions to facilitate its clients international business.

 

sendloop - email marketing services

sendloop email marketing services is in email marketing industry with its professional solutions since 1999. sendloop is the easiest email marketing service designed for SaaS owners, bloggers, designers, developers, small businesses, entrepreneurs and anyone interested in sending email to their contacts as easy as possible.

 

Microsoft Turkey

Microsoft is a strategic partner for promising startups around the world focused on business growth & development, industrial strength technology and beautiful usable products. Build locally, scale globally. We help smart companies take flight.

The Vast Potential for Startups in Latin America, According to Alan Colmenares

Posted by Jonathan Greechan on 2014-03-06

Our 150+ Directors are the backbone of the Founder Institute - providing the passion, dedication, and support that has helped launch over 1000 businesses across the globe.

the Director of the Bogota Founder Institute, has been crucial in helping the Founder Institute launch chapters in not only Colombia, but across all of Latin and South America. Since launching in our first Latam chapter in 2011, the Founder Institute has helped launch over 75 startups in the region, including well known companies like Thotz.co, iGenApps, and LookUp.cl.

In this video, Alan describes his thoughts on the startup ecosystem in Colombia and Latin America.

What really excites me about this moment in time is that all of these digital tools are infiltrating our lives, and changing the way many businesses operate. Latin America has all of the potential to innovate and take advantage of these new tools"

Check out the full video below (in Spanish, but with English subtitles). 

 

  

For more insights from Alan, join him at the Bogota Founder Institute, or another chapter in Latin America where he frequently mentors. 

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