Rafa de la Guia
PrincipalQuona Capital
Rafa de la Guia is a Principal at Quona Capital, a venture firm focused on fintech for inclusion in emerging markets. He is based in Mexico City and invests in Latin American startups. Rafa has more than 15 years of experience across venture capital, impact investing, private equity, and investment banking. Prior to Quona, Rafa spent six years at Omidyar Network, where he focused on education, emerging technologies, and financial inclusion in LatAm and the US. He has also worked for Acumen Fund and Adobe Ventures, two impact investment funds, and MV Capital, a leading European subordinated debt fund manager. He began his career at UBS Investment Bank in London. Rafa is also an executive coach and active supporter of education nonprofits. He holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley, and honors degrees in law and business administration from ICADE (Madrid).\