Ana Paula González
Dir. Innovation & Partnerships500 Startups
Ana Paula González is a Director at 500 Startups. Based in Silicon Valley, 500 is one of the most active global investors, with over 2,200 portfolio companies in 70+ countries around the world. According to CB Insights, 500 was the most active fintech VC in 2018. In Latin America, fintech portfolio companies include Konfio, Clip, and Conta Azul.

At 500 Startups, Ana heads the Miami office, supporting the South East US and Latin American ecosystems. Additionally, she runs global programs in partnership with corporates and governments to support innovation initiatives.

Previous to 500, Ana spent 4 years at New Ventures, developing the impact investing field in Latin America. Ana started her career at The Boston Consulting Group, where she worked with clients in Private Equity and financial services. Ana holds an MBA from Columbia Business School with honors and a Bachelor in International Business from Tec de Monterrey with honors.