Juan Pablo was recently selected as a Top 50 Entrepreneur by Business Leader Magazine.
Juan Pablo was a Principal Shareholder in the Latin American Group of Greenberg Traurig, an international 2,000 lawyer law firm. Juan Pablo was a partner in and a director of Patagon.com, which was sold to Banco Santander for a transaction value of over US$750 million.
He co-founded (i) www.idea.me, the first Latin America crowdfunding site and (ii) Sauber Energy, a green energy company in Chile that resolves the problem of “harmonics” in the electrical grid, while remaining a serial ”seed investor” supporting many projects including Senzari (an international music site like Pandora only better), Urbita (a regional travel site), and LinkedStore (an Argentina site that supports SMEs).
He also serves on the advisory board of the Pino Entrepreneurship Center at Florida International University, as well as the global advisory board of Endeavor
“Juan Pablo is literally on of my favorite investors. He is insightful, has experience in literally every area, and is always willing to lend an ear. He is in your corner in the good times and the bad. Great investor. ”
“Juan Pablo is also a well-known entrepreneur who was recently named one of the “Most Influential Hispanics” by Poder magazine in the areas of science and technology and in 2012 was selected as a “Top 50 Entrepreneur” by Business Leader magazine. Before launching the Private Advising Group, PA, Juan Pablo was a Principal Shareholder in the Latin American Group of Greenberg Traurig. Earlier in his career Juan Pablo was a partner in and a director of Patagon.com, which was sold to Banco Santander for a transaction value of over US$750 million. He is a trusted friend, mentor and colleague. We feel privileged to have him as an advisor .”