Francisco Ferreira
Founder and CEOBizCapital
Francisco Ferreira is the Founder and CEO of BizCapital, a small business lender disrupting the Brazilian credit market. BizCapital helps micro and small entrepreneurs with resources to thrive. The company has raised US$ 7.6mn in equity and US$ 25mn in a loan funding vehicle, backed by local and international VCs like monashees, Chromo Ventures, and Quona Capital. Before founding Biz, Francisco co-founded Affero Lab, Brazil's leading edTech platform, acquired by German media group Bertelsmann in 2015. He holds a B.Sc. degree in Computer Engineering and a M.Sc. Degree in Software Engineering.