Innovating Venture Capital in Latin America

GITP Ventures is an international private equity group led by renown entrepreneur turned venture capitalist Michael Puscar. Based in Panama, with regional offices in Miami (Florida) and Medellín (Colombia), our Emerging Market High Tech Fund focuses upon Latin American enterprises that are dynamic and scalable with an international focus.

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Betiply is the world’s first peer-to-peer, worldwide on-line marketplace that engages sports, politics and pop culture enthusiasts with contests in their areas of interest.
Founded by serial entrepreneurs Michael Puscar and Bob Reisenweber, the Betiply platform connects contestants by common interest and facilitates contests between them for cash prizes. Unlike other sites, our own users conceive and creates the contests, which can range from sports, politics, pop culture and much more.

IPSUM Clinical


Founded by four experienced entrepreneurs from the clinical health care sector, IPSUM CRO is an organization that is dedicated to growing and supporting clinical work in Colombia. With a focus on neurological and tropical diseases, we assist health care firms in the development of their products, by formulating, setting-up and managing clinical trials, in ways that ensure customers satisfaction, to in the last term, facilitate the access of innovative products to the market.

Miguelo Romano

Míguelo Romano is a new concept in fashion, the fusion of high quality, designer men’s clothing and state-of-the-art technology. The company’s armored collection uses cutting-edge fabrics to produce a stylish, urban design that is both flexible and practical, bold and elegant.


Publicize is a company looking to change the way startups approach PR, aimed squarely at disruption of the PR industry. Founded by serial entrepreneur Conrad Egusa, Publicize has created the most effective and affordable process for helping clients attain media coverage. The company has worked with more than eight Y Combinator-incubated startups and has been recently featured in Forbes NextWeb and Tech Crunch.



Linkapedia is a product of SEMMX, founded by renown statistician and serial entrepreneur George Burch III and Mike T. Hoey. The Linkapedia Discovery Engine uses a patented, semantic indexing engine to unlock the web, providing context and meaning for web content. Linkapedia allows users to discover and explore their interests without needing search terms or keywords to find their content.

Solferino Gold


The Solferino gold mine is a 250 hectares hard rock mine property located in the mining district of Anori in the Antioquia department of Colombia. It is currently a small scale production gold mine averaging 5-8 tonnes of ore rock a day processing at a high average of 20 grams of gold per ton. However with investment from companies such as GITP Ventures, the mine is scaling up quickly and producing amazing results for investors.


MYTIC’s Finaxion software simplifies the process by which consumers apply for and receive loans, enabling transactions at the point of sale. Consumers can submit their applications online and receive solicitations within minutes from financial institutions that best meet their specific needs. For banks, the software provides detailed information on the consumer and offers a vetting process, enabling banks to make more, higher quality loans.

Colombia Reports


Colombia Reports was founded in 2007 by Adriaan Alsema and is Colombia’s principal news outlet in English, independently reporting on what is happening in Colombia. Today, Colombia Reports is frequently cited by publications including the BBC, The New York Times, and other leading newspapers. Colombia Reports is the only recommend English publication that BBC lists in its Colombia section.

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