Ariel Arrieta

Co-Founder and Director


Ariel Arrieta likes to introduce himself as a serial entrepreneur and venture capital investor. He started and busted a number of companies and is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at NXTP Labs, one of the most active VC Funds in Latin America having invested in more than 200 tech companies throughout the region.

Ariel has worked in the online/media industry since 1994. Several of the companies he founded were sold to Fox International Channels, a News Corp. company. He is a Kauffman Fellow (Class 18) and Harvard Business School OPM Alumni (Class 41). He collaborates with a number of nonprofit organizations including Ecosistema Emprendedor, Junior Achievement, Endeavor and Ruta 40.

He has authored several publications including “Aprender a Emprender” and “El Sentido Común Emprendedor”.