Who is Semillero

We are an early and growth-stage investment fund focused on companies with a sustainable approach in Food & Beverage, Food Tech and Wellness Industries.

What we do

We find unique opportunities in underserved sectors and build trusted partnerships based on collaboration, honesty and rigorous governance. We help entrepreneurs grow companies that create value for society and for stakeholders.

How we do it

We provide first-hand expertise and guidance in strategy, operations, team-building, growth, distribution and product development, because we are true relationship builders, not just financial partners. As a team; we love rolling up our sleeves and working alongside with entrepreneurs hand in hand to support their success.

Our Impact

Our Philosophy

Sustainability is central to our investment thesis, and we believe we can drive progress in the world by investing in Food & Beverage, Food Tech and Wellness.


Our Focus

We believe fundamentally that: We can do well by doing good. We believe one can generate above market financial returns and have positive impact by doing great things.


We build the ecosystem that fuels progress.

Meet the Team

Alex Borschow

Co-Founder, Managing Partner

10+ years angel investor and advisor to food, beverage, sustainability startups

Director of Finance, Eataly USA

Mentor at Parallel 18, StartMIT, and Endeavor Global Colombia

Chem/Bio Eng and MBA

Natalia Lopez

Executive Director and General Counsel

Project Manager for public and
private agribusiness

USDA, Congress and other federal entities liaison for PR govt

Juris Doctor, Interamerican University – School of Law

Gualberto Rodriguez

Co-Founder, Managing Partner

20+ years C-suite executive in food and beverage industry

Turnarounds and new business unit launches

Chairman and CEO of Grupo Navis, $300MM revenue holding company

MBA, Fordham BA Economics





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