As the Latin America Investment Officer with Accion Venture Lab, based in Washington, DC, Sebastian Molina Gasman leads all of Venture Lab’s investment work in Latin America. In his role, Sebastian tracks key developments in the region and develops theses on investment opportunities in inclusive fintech, helping further establish Venture Lab as a leading seed-stage fintech venture investor in the region. He leads deal sourcing, analysis, diligence, transaction closing, and post-investment support for investee companies.
Prior to Accion, Sebastian was an Investment Manager at Seedstars International, an early-stage impact venture capital fund where he was responsible for investing in and supporting technology entrepreneurs in emerging markets. In addition, he brings experience in the financial technology industry from his time at Bloomberg L.P. Sebastian is a CFA Charterholder, holds a BS from Tulane University, where he triple majored in Economics, International Relations, and International Development, and an MPA from Cornell University, where he was an Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow.