Full Name
Daniela Pacheco
Job Title
Managing Partner
Empodera Impact Capital
Speaker Bio
Meet Daniela, a seasoned business administrator specializing in economics with over a decade of experience empowering high-impact entrepreneurs across Latin America. Her journey spans various roles, from nurturing startups to crafting investment strategies.
Currently, Daniela serves as an investment partner at New Ventures Capital, where she spearheads portfolio management for the New Ventures - Botnar Portfolio. Her responsibilities include overseeing company performance, implementing growth initiatives, and fostering impactful connections. Additionally, she co-manages Empodera Impact Capital, focusing on health companies in Latam addressing women's health challenges.
Daniela's career ignited at Endeavor Colombia, where she curated portfolios in health, education, and agriculture, laying the groundwork for her pipeline sourcing strategy. She then delved into the trenches of entrepreneurship as a product manager in a health tech startup, experiencing firsthand the rigors of building a business.
Transitioning to the investment realm, Daniela collaborated with angel investors to craft entry strategies into venture capital. At Tvalley, she managed investor relations and directed investment strategies in fintech and green energy sectors, overseeing a diverse portfolio of 17 companies.
Daniela holds a BA in Business Administration from Babson College and a Masters in Science in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from USC. Her blend of hands-on experience and academic prowess equips her to navigate the dynamic landscape of venture capital, driving growth and impact across Latin America.
Daniela Pacheco