27-28 February 2018 Atlantis The Palm, Dubai


Participant Profile

David Vélez

Founder and Chief Executive

David Vélez is one of Brazil’s leading young entrepreneurs. He shares his thoughts on the future potential of tomorrow’s multilatinas

David Vélez is Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Nubank, a Brazilian financial technology company. Before founding Nubank in 2013, he was a Partner at Sequoia Capital in charge of the firm’s Latin American investments. Prior to this Mr Vélez worked in investment banking and growth equity at Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and General Atlantic.

Mr Vélez studied management science and engineering at Stanford University and has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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