March 31, 2021

Building and selling an e-commerce empire to become a VC in the US - the story of Marcelo Franco.

Building and selling an e-commerce empire to become a VC in the US - the story of Marcelo Franco.

Today’s guest is Marcelo Franco, founder at Verve Capital and previously the co-founder of Sacks.com - the largest e-commerce company in South America at the time that it was acquired. Marcelo explains how his company managed to survive the dot com bubble burst and how he eventually sold Sacks.com. We also discuss what Verve Capital is investing in and why Marcelo likes to invest in founders from outside the United States.


Marcelo's LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marcelofranco70/

Verve Capital: https://www.vervecapital.us/

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