Antera Gestão de Recursos SA
Experienced early stage venture capital fund manager dedicated to innovative companies in sectors where Brazil has a competitive advantage.
Antera currently manages the Criatec Fund, Latin America's largest seed capital fund with USD 60 MM in committed capital. Major investors are BNDES, Brazil's development bank, and BNB, a regional development bank. Active since November, 2007, the fund has completed 34 different investments, encompassing all of Brazil, with 11 in life sciences and 10 in agribusiness. Currently raising a second fund of USD 150 MM focused on Clean Tech.