An Ecosystem Onto Itself
High-growth, resilient businesses aiming to compound their socio-economic impact on society.
AlicerceSão Paulo, Brazil alicerceedu.com.br
Alicerce is an after-school program for 6 to 17 year-old students in low income regions. Alicerce's goal is to impact 4M K-12 students with a complete solution for their integral development from socioemotional skills to professional coaching, thus facilitating an escape route from the poverty trap in Brazil.
ArquiveiSão Carlos, Brazil dfe.arquivei.com.br
Arquivei is a data platform and intelligence company that stores and analyses e-tax invoices or NFEs (Nota Fiscal Electronica) through a SaaS model, providing better management of invoices and reducing tax fraud while giving insights into consumer behavior for companies.
Beauty DateCuritiba, Brazil beautydate.com.br
Founded in 2015, BeautyDate is an online scheduling platform for beauty services that provides a fast and easy way for consumers to book and manage online appointments with beauty salons and SPAs.
Beep SaúdeRio de Janeiro, Brazil beepsaude.com.br
Beep Saúde is Brazil's biggest home care company. Founded in 2016 and initially focused on vaccines, the company became the country’s largest vaccinator in less than two years, with a value proposition that brings together high quality, speed and precision, leading to high NPS. Since then, Beep has expanded to exams and is moving quickly to become one of Brazil’s top healthcare companies.
Beer or CoffeeBelo Horizonte, Brazil beerorcoffee.com
Beer or Coffee is targeting the multi-trillion dollar commercial real estate market that has been shifting to a flexible model (Office as a Service) with a unique three sided business model. The company operates under a B2B marketplace model for workspaces, allowing companies to give access to their employees to coworking spaces throughout Brazil. Through an "office pass", the company allows users to book a workspace for as little as 30 minutes on very short notice with a pin code delivered to their smartphones.
BHubSão Paulo, Brazil bhub.ai
AI driven Back Office as a Service for Startups, SMEs & Online Merchants. BHub wants to become the go-to tool for founders to outsource their legal, HR & FP&A processes, with low service friction, great UX/UI and data analytics insights.
BoaConsultaSão Paulo, Brazil boaconsulta.com
Founded in 2012, Boaconsulta.com is the best way to find a nearby health practitioner that accepts your insurance and allows for instant booking of appointments online. The service, free for patients, has quickly grown to over 1M health appointments available for online booking and is currently active in the city of São Paulo.
BuserSão Paulo, Brazil buser.com.br
Buser is a collaborative charter bus company that guarantees savings of up to 60% on intercity bus trips compared to tickets purchased at bus stations. The company groups users that need to travel the same route and connects these groups to independent charter companies who are willing to operate the route.
CajuSão Paulo, Brazil caju.com.br
Caju is creating a benefits platform for the teams of the future. Starting with benefits used every day by most employees, they want teams to use products and services they like and that are fair to merchants and partners.
CERCSão Paulo, Brazil cerc.inf.br
CERC is the first receivables registry in Brazil. Being the sole provider of financial infrastructure for receivables verification in the country, CERC allows companies to better value receivables, decrease fraud and credit risks, and more efficiently manage cashflows from the underlying asset.
CloudwalkSão Paulo, Brazil www.cloudwalk.io
Cloudwalk is a next-generation, tech-enabled merchant acquirer with the goal to create the best payment network worldwide. Through the power of AI and Blockchain, the company is building a strong relationship with customers, offering the lowest prices in the market and superior customer service. CloudWalk is growing at a very fast pace and has processed more than US$1 billion annually, with presence in more than 250,000 businesses.
CobliSão Paulo, Brazil cobli.co
Founded in 2015, Cobli is a telematics platform for connected fleets in Latin America. Through the use of plug and play sensors and a mobile app, Cobli collects real time information for all stakeholders in the fleet logistics supply chain: managers, clients, drivers, insurers, and service providers. The company allows clients to significantly increase the productivity of their fleets.
Costa BrazilSão Paulo, Brazil livecostabrazil.com
Costa Brazil is a luxury, clean designer beauty brand offering exclusive skincare products created from naturally-sourced ingredients. The company is taking advantage not only of consumers’ increasing demand for more product options and greater brand transparency, but also of the fragmentation in the skincare market and the incumbents’ tendency to adopt inorganic growth strategies.
DescomplicaRio de Janeiro, Brazil descomplica.com.br
Descomplica is an educational site that helps students prepare for the ENEM, Vestibular, and OAB standardized tests. Descomplica students have access to pre-recorded classes, live classes, online monitoring and editing of all high school subjects to help students secure a place in their ideal university.
DocketSão Paulo, Brazil docket.com.br
Docket is a LegalTech with the mission to reduce bureaucracy, improve processes, simplify operations and empower businesses. In order to do so, Docket has developed and consolidated a single platform to centralize clients' documentation needs, enabling them to get online registry services. The company focuses on optimizing the search, management , and pre-analysis of legal documents, allowing clients to monitor processes end-to-end, reducing costs and time.
DoLadoSão Paulo, Brazil compredolado.com.br
Founded in 2020, Dolado enables small business to increase efficiency, reduce costs and sell better through a full suite of business and financial solutions. The company is focused on merchants from suburban areas and tier-2 cities where technology adoption among business owners is substantially lower than tier-1 cities and central areas.
FranqFlorianópolis, Brazil franq.com.br
Franq digitally empowers Bank Officers and Personal Bankers (“Bankers”) that are getting laid off as their branches are closing, but who still retain a strong relationship with their clients. By using FranQ, Bankers can offer financial products to clients, on an open architecture/banking model.
Frete.comSão Paulo, Brazil frete.com
Frete.com is the holding of CargoX, FreteBras and FretePago. It is a São Paulo-based marketplace that connects freight owners and shipping companies with independent truckers through its web and mobile applications, give them financing and provide end-to-end services to shippers and carriers. The company aims to disrupt the $15.2B Brazilian overland freight market by offering a fast and effective alternative to offline freight brokers.
GuiabolsoSão Paulo, Brazil guiabolso.com.br
GuiaBolso is a personal financial advisor site. It combines intelligence and personal finance tools online to identify specific opportunities to improve people’s financial health. There are 3 steps involved: 1) complete diagnosis of a person’s finances, 2) generate personalized recommendations, 3) tracking savings progress.
GupySão Paulo, Brazil gupy.io
Gupy is an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) that offers AI-based candidate management and analytics tools for companies. Gupy offers a complete platform for the management of Recruitment and Selection of People. For candidates, Gupy offers a simple and easy-to-use application management tool.
GympassSão Paulo, Brazil gympass.com
Gympass maximizes the utilization of gym resources by aggregating health clubs on their platform and enabling customers to access the network of facilities. A single Gympass membership offers unlimited access to gyms, classes, and physical activities around the world.
HashdexSão Paulo, Brazil hashdex.com.br
Hashdex exists to bridge the still nascent digital assets world and traditional markets. It aims to unlock the blockchain potential to mainstream investors across the largest financial markets globally. At Hashdex, Wall Street meets Silicon Valley bringing together years of finance experience and state of the art technology to build secure,transparent, automated and cost effective products.
IncogniaRecife, Brazil incognia.com
Incognia is the leading indoor location platform worldwide and is an up-and-coming leader in the identity management and verification space. With its innovative technology that allows indoor location with high accuracy, the company maps smartphones with a 1-3-meter accuracy. This precise location permits a wide variety of applications, such as identity management and verification, mobile advertising and marketing, customer segmentation, retail analytics, anti-fraud solutions, and location-awareness applications for both B2C and B2B markets. Its data platform is being used by industry leaders in banking/cybersecurity, retail analytics, mobile intelligence, and adtech.
JobziRio de Janeiro, Brazil jobzi.com
Jobzi is using artificial intelligence to match candidates and job openings in a scalable and cost-efficient way. The company collects and analyzes job descriptions, candidate resumes, and course syllabi in order to form the best matches between candidates and jobs, as well as students and courses.
KoviSão Paulo, Brazil kovi.com.br
Founded in 2018, Kovi is a provider of rental cars for on-demand drivers in Latin America. Kovi cooperates with automakers and small rental companies to lease transportation out to last-mile delivery drivers and has recently expanded into rentals through a subscription model for end consumers.
LinteSão Paulo, Brazil linte.com.br
Linte is a platform that increases the productivity of lawyers, making them more strategic and less operational. Linte’s Document Automation provides unique technology to generate, at scale, diverse legal documents, from trades and notifications to contracts and petitions in lawsuits. Linte’s Smart Management allows law departments to manage with intelligence by providing access to qualitative information about the cases, with indicators and insights, surpassing the simple quantitative control done by the traditional systems.
LoftSão Paulo, Brazil loft.com.br
Loft is a technology company that aims to enhance the efficiency and transparency of the apartment buying and selling process. By striving to achieve so, Loft is initially building an end-to-end residential real estate marketplace by flipping apartments. Using machine learning and data science, the company identifies attractive real-estate deals, offers to buy them at a cost determined by its algorithms, renovates the apartments it buys, and tries to quickly resell them to consumers or institutional investors at a premium. Loft is providing short-term liquidity for homeowners looking to sell their property and at the same time that it is increasing the supply of renovated apartments in Brazil.
LoopaSão Paulo, Brazil loopa.digital
Founded in 2018, Loopa is an integrated financial management platform designed to track business transactions, helping companies to consolidate and understand their cash flows. The company also helps business owners lower their cost of funding by creating a marketplace which allows them to choose the best financing options.
MandaeSão Paulo, Brazil mandae.com.br
Mandaê comes to your house or office, carefully collects whatever you want to ship to be packed in our office and shipped off to its destination. In addition to the Correios (Brazil’s postal service), we use other transporters that are otherwise not available to most individuals.
MeramaMexico City, Mexico & São Paulo, Brazil merama.io
HQ in Mexico and Brazil, Merama seeks to become the largest e-commerce product business in Latin America. The company invests in and partners with some of the best and category-leading merchants of the region, using Merama's experienced team, access to low-cost capital, and comprehensive experience in operations, growth, portfolio of digital brands, and proprietary technologies, to fuel additional and sustainable growth.
MimicSão Paulo, Brazil mimic.com.br
Mimic is reshaping the food-as-a-service value chain by changing the way that food is prepared. The company is building a network of “ghost” kitchens, or modular kitchens, by leasing distressed real estate, renovating the space in order to optimize for kitchen operations, and subleasing it to third parties (independent chefs, traditional restaurants, or traditional brands).
NiboRio de Janeiro, Brazil nibo.com.br
Nibo is dedicated to making life easier for thousands of companies in Brazil. Nibo was founded to create a simple but robust software to simplify life in Brazilian offices by providing a tool that helps in the daily organization of accounts payable and receivable, in document management, in analysis and ready reports and integration with accounting . In sum, Nibo is the manager created to simplify your financial life.
OlistCuritiba, Brazil olist.com
Olist allows businesses to sell on the biggest Brazilian ecommerce sites without complication and bureaucracy. It provides the ability for SMBs to access Brazil’s largest marketplaces and manage products, inventory, pricing, fulfillment, customer service and payments in one single place.
Passei DiretoRio de Janeiro, Brazil passeidireto.com
Passei Direto is an academic network for university students whose mission is to connect students from all over Brazil. Through the website and applications, students can connect to each other, follow specific disciplines, share study materials and ask questions with each other.
PipefySão Paulo, Brazil pipefy.com
Pipefy is a SaaS cloud computing company that provides a BPM (Business Process Management System) made simple and intuitive. It helps companies to be always organized and more productive by running their processes and day-by-day routines on an easy and intuitive tool, making them leave forever inefficient manual forms, spreadsheets and emails.
QuansaSão Paulo, Brazil Quansa.io
Quansa is a benefits platform focused on financial health. The company provides flexible salary payments, advice and tools to increase workers financial wellness. Quansa’s mission is to help workers save money on financial products and work free of stress about their finances.
Quasar FlashSão Paulo, Brazil qflash.com.br
Quasar Flash is a lending fintech focused on SMEs receivables. The company has developed an algorithm that pulls data from multiple sources, assess eligibility and risk, making a credit proposal within seconds. Quasar Flash’s goal is to revolutionize the factoring business in Brazil, lowering the cost of credit to entrepreneurs.
ReveloSão Paulo, Brazil revelo.com.br
Revelo is an online recruiting marketplace that goes beyond the résumé. Their technology selects high-profile professionals of careers such as Software Development, Design, Marketing and Business.
Rocket.ChatPorto Alegre, Brazil Rocket.Chat
Rocket.Chat is the world’s largest open-source communication platform, trusted by 12M+ users in 150 countries. Improve team productivity and own your data with a flexible and transparent hub that allows companies to centralize communication and customer support in a single place. Highly-secure chat, video, audio, and file sharing for enterprises.
RunopsSão Paulo, Brazil runops.io
Runops prevents developers from blocking on Devops tasks. The company does this by letting any engineer do Devops work under the supervision of the Devops team. You can think of them as code review for Devops tasks.
SamiSão Paulo, Brazil samisaude.com.br
Sami is a health insurance company using digital tools to increase quality and decrease costs of health plans. It's based on care coordination with a personal doctor, telemedicine, analytics and change of incentives for providers to offer trust and efficiency to its members. It fundamentally changes the value chain when it's able to provide better and cheaper at the same time, covering also benefits such as gyms and mental health.
SanarSalvador, Brazil sanarsaude.com
Sanar is a fast-growing Brazilian edtech company that provides high-quality affordable tools for healthcare professionals and students to improve their careers. The content developed by the company helps train nurses, nutritionists, psychologists, pharmacists, dentists, veterinarians, physiotherapists and physicians in over 4,000 cities across Brazil. Sanar's mission is to become the education hub for the healthcare professional throughout their life.
ScupSão Paulo, Brazil scup.com
Scup is a Latin-American social media hub that helps companies listen to conversations, boost their social presence, interact with consumers and measure results on channels like Twitter, Facebook and Google+. The company was acquired by Sprinklr Inc. in 2015.
SieveRio de Janeiro, Brazil sieve.com.br
Sieve targets online retailers include website security certification and protection, website sustainability certification, eCommerce pricing optimization, AdWords campaign management, and offline retail pricing intelligence. Usina (Sieve) was acquired by leading Brazilian ecommerce B2W Digital.
SolfácilSão Paulo, Brazil solfacil.com.br
Solfácil is the first solar investment platform in Brazil. A fintech company with an innovative loan that allows consumers to switch their monthly cost with electricity into a great investment in a solar system. Solfácil's is building an ecosystem that allows every Brazilian to invest and manage their solar assets and a one stop shop B2B platform that helps installers with sales, engineering and sourcing.
StoneRio de Janeiro, Brazil quero.stone.com.br
DLP (Stone) is a holding company with ownership in payment service providers along the payments value chain. DLP’s goal is to develop its online and offline channels to build up transaction volume and use it to leverage Stone’s position as a relevant player in the Brazilian acquiring market.
TembiciSão Paulo, Brazil tembici.com.br
Tembici was founded in 2016 and is the largest bike-sharing company in Latin America, with operations in three countries and 20+ cities. The company is the leading docked player and one of the fastest growing players in the space, with more than one million trips made every month and 700+ employees. Tembici provides an urban mobility service, offering bikes and e-bikes at competitive rates by partnering with municipalities and large companies.
The HiveSão Paulo, Brazil hivedata.com
The Hive Brazil is an investment firm focused on Big Data companies with presence in Brazil, India and Hq’s in Silicon Valley, and Partner of Valor Capital Group, an NY based firm specialized in growth equity deals. The Hive Brazil aims to incubate, fund and launch data driven businesses.
VitalkSão Paulo, Brazil vitalk.com.br
Vitalk is an AI-powered digital assistant for mental health that helps HR departments transform their company cultures to encourage mental wellness. The company accomplishes this by offering (1) digital tools: a full range of digital conversations and therapeutic interventions to share with employees, (2) progress tracking: insights on a populational level including potential causes of mental health issues, benchmarking, suggestions of interventions, and evolution over time and (3) virtual therapy: text-based coaching or video sessions.