P aula Giraldo is an investment professional with direct experience in structuring equity and quasi-equity instruments (i.e. revenue-based financing) in several Latin American markets. She is currently a Partner at Adobe Capital, an impact investing fund based out of Mexico, where she leads the entire investment process from deal sourcing and investment structuring to closing. Before joining Adobe Capital, she was part of the investments team at Symbiotics, a leading investment boutique specialized in structuring inclusive financing instruments, where she managed one of the top three microfinance investment portfolios. Paula has vast knowledge in impact investing, economic development, microfinance investment vehicles and the creation and growth of social SMEs. She has a BSc in Business Management from a dual program from Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia and Tulane University in the United States and she also holds a Master of Public Administration from the School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University.