Fellows Directory

Francisco Coronel


Francisco Coronel is Co-Founder and Managing Director at NXTP Labs, the most active early-stage technology investment fund and accelerator in Latin America. NXTP Labs has already invested in more than 160 companies, and plans to complete a portfolio of 300 companies in the next 3 years.

At NXTP Labs, Francisco has actively participated in the fundraising process, receiving $30M from 120 investors worldwide, both private and public, to date. He successfully completed a sophisticated due diligence process to receive funding from Inter-American Development Bank, the government of Chile (CORFO), the government of Mexico (INADEM), and the the city of Buenos Aires.

Francisco brings a combination of strong entrepreneurial experience and corporate finance professionalism to his work. He focuses on digital business, management best practices, expansion strategy, financial analysis, tax planning, and legal ramifications. As part of the NXTP Labs accelerator, Francisco helps founders reach investment readiness by supporting their pitches for additional funding to expand their operations. More than 70% of such accelerated companies have received a qualified financing event of $750K (average).

Education, Personal, and Fellowship

Francisco was recognized as a Global Endeavor Entrepreneur in 2007. His performance as Co-Founder & CFO at Archpartners, one of the projects he successfully developed, was honored by an international Endeavor panel.

Francisco is a Certified Public Accountant who graduated from the University of Buenos Aires and has completed a postgraduate specialization in finance at the University of California at Berkeley. As an individual, Francisco has actively participated as an advisory board member in a wide range of projects with local, regional, or global impacts.

As a member of Class 20, Francisco served his fellowship at the NXTP Labs under the mentorship of Ariel Arrieta (Class 17).