42 min

Santiago Suarez, Co-Founder/CEO of Addi - Financing for the Digital Age Wharton FinTech Podcast

    • Technology

In this episode, my guest is Santiago Suarez, Co-Founder & CEO of Addi, the leading POS financing platform in Latin America, backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Foundation, Monashees, Quona, and Village Global.

Prior to returning to his native Colombia to launch Addi, Santiago started his career in finance in New York City at JP Morgan, and later moved to Silicon valley for a leadership role at Lending Club.

We talk about:
- Santiago’s entrepreneurial fintech journey and fundraising experience
- Regional market dynamics
- The virtues of applying an American credit-scoring approach in Latin America
- Navigating an evolving regulatory landscape
- The importance of company culture
- And a lot more!

Listen to the full interview --> Spotify | Soundcloud | Apple

About ADDI

ADDI was founded in 2018 by co-founders Santiago Suarez, Daniel Vallejo, and Elmer Ortega, to power commerce and make point-of-sale financing accessible to every Latin American merchant and consumer. For more information, visit https://addi.com/.

In this episode, my guest is Santiago Suarez, Co-Founder & CEO of Addi, the leading POS financing platform in Latin America, backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Foundation, Monashees, Quona, and Village Global.

Prior to returning to his native Colombia to launch Addi, Santiago started his career in finance in New York City at JP Morgan, and later moved to Silicon valley for a leadership role at Lending Club.

We talk about:
- Santiago’s entrepreneurial fintech journey and fundraising experience
- Regional market dynamics
- The virtues of applying an American credit-scoring approach in Latin America
- Navigating an evolving regulatory landscape
- The importance of company culture
- And a lot more!

Listen to the full interview --> Spotify | Soundcloud | Apple

About ADDI

ADDI was founded in 2018 by co-founders Santiago Suarez, Daniel Vallejo, and Elmer Ortega, to power commerce and make point-of-sale financing accessible to every Latin American merchant and consumer. For more information, visit https://addi.com/.

42 min

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