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Bianca Sassoon

17Sigma, Managing Partner

Bianca started her career in M&A at LXG Capital based out of Lima, Peru, and then transitioned to VC, spearheading investments in Spanish-speaking Latin America at KASZEK. 17Sigma inaugural USD30m fund was closed in October 2021 and founded by Pierpaolo Barbieri, CEO and Founder of Ualá, an Argentine neobank with a USD2.5b valuation. Together, Barbieri, Sassoon, and the team’s complementary experience is a unique value add for entrepreneurs looking for Early-Stage support looking to boost the next-gen of leaders and tech companies. This year, Bianca has been a guest on Bloomberg TV to speak about the current landscape by anchor Shery Ahn, named one of the Sub-35 Argentine women promises by one of the most important local newspapers (El Cronista), was invited to speak at the LAVCA annual NYC conference, and was named one of “The 500 Most Influential People in Latin America” by Bloomberg Linea, amongst others.

Investor Profile

Based In: Argentina

Investor Type: VC Firm

Preferred Sector(s): Agnostic

Preferred Stage(s): Pre-Seed, Seed

Preferred Geo(s): Latin America


LAVCA Honors

Top Women In Latin American Tech 2023