Partner, SP Ventures
Francisco Jardim, a CoFounder of SP Ventures, has managed the Criatec Fund ́s operation in São Paulo for the past 5 years, and is responsible for all operations conducted by Criatec in Sao Paulo state. During this period Francisco has analyzed more than 1,200 technology based startups and led the investment process for eight companies. He is a member of the board of directors of seven companies which represent Criatec in a range of sectors including Biotechnology, New materials, IT and Agribusiness. Before joining Criatec, he worked in wholesale banking and hedge funds, besides founding his own trading company.