As the former Latin America Investment Officer with Accion Venture Lab, based in Washington, DC, Federico Gomez Romero led all of Venture Lab’s investment work in Latin America, further establishing Venture Lab as a leading seed-stage fintech venture investor in the region. Federico tracked key developments in the region and developed theses on investment opportunities in inclusive fintech. He led deal sourcing, analysis/diligence, transaction closing/process management on new transactions, and post-investment support for investee companies.
Federico has more than 10 years of experience in finance and tech companies. He was an investment banker at Lazard’s Buenos Aires office, where he worked in M&A and project finance across Latin America. For the last several years he was the CEO of Credility.com, a lending platform in Argentina. Federico has a Bachelor’s degree from the Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires. He is fluent in English and Spanish and basic Portuguese.