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DILA Capital

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Alejandro Diez Barroso


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Total investments 53
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 33
Rounds per year 2.94
Lead investments 9
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 1
Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • E-Commerce
  • FinTech
  • Internet
  • Financial Services
  • Payments

DILA Capital is the famous VC, which was founded in 2004. The main department of described VC is located in the Mexico City. The venture was found in North America in Mexico.

The current fund was established by Alejandro Diez Barroso. The overall number of key employees were 3.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 participants. Despite the DILA Capital, startups are often financed by Angel Ventures, Mountain Nazca, VARIV Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Angel Ventures, Mountain Nazca, VARIV Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Angel Ventures, Mountain Nazca, Google Launchpad Accelerator.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 4 or 5+ of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Mexico. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Kinedu, Dvdendo, Crehana. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as E-Learning, Fashion.

This DILA Capital works on 25 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. The high activity for fund was in 2018. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 20 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


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Financial Services
$47M21 Nov 2022 Madrid, Community of Madrid, Spain


Real Estate
$7M11 Nov 2022 Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico


Consumer Goods
$40M03 Nov 2022 Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico


Financial Services
$10M27 Oct 2022 Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico


Direct Sales
$20M11 Oct 2022 Buenaventura, Valle del Cauca, Colombia


Financial Services
$100M07 Jun 2022 Ecuador, Ecuador


$10M03 May 2022 Entre Ríos Province, Argentina


Financial Services
$5M16 Feb 2022 Buenaventura, Valle del Cauca, Colombia


$4M01 Feb 2022 Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico
Incode Raises $25M in Series A Funding

– Incode is a San Francisco, CA-based identity verification and authentication platform for enterprises.
– The company raised $25M in Series A funding.
– The round was led by DN Capital and 3L Capital, with participation from Framework Ventures, Walter Ventures, FJ Labs, and DILA Capital.
– The new investment will be used to scale its technology as well as accelerate growth in North America and Europe.


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