Investors to startup meetings

Become an investor at Web Summit Rio

At Web Summit Rio, we’ll connect investors with the world’s leading business founders, LPs and VCs through one-to-one meetings, roundtable discussions, and high-quality onstage content.

Join us in Rio de Janeiro in 2023.

Vera Futorjanski
Vera Futorjanski
Founder & CEO | Veritas Ventures
  • 9.4bn
    Amount raised by Brazilian startups in 2021 – almost triple that of 2020
  • 10
    Number of Brazilian startups that reached unicorn status in 2021
  • 21
    Total number of Brazil-founded unicorns
  • 500m
    Amount raised by Brazil’s Nubank in 2021 - the highest market value in the world
  • 6bn
    Projected amount Brazil’s travel tech scene will generate in 2022
  • 300
    Year-on-year growth of the Brazilian ICT sector in the first three months of 2022

Women raise half as much capital and double the return in a year less time.”

- Jesse Draper, General Partner, Halogen Ventures -
Watch investors at Web Summit

Meet investors from our past
global events

Doug LeoneSequoia Capital
Doug Leone
Aileen LeeCowboy Ventures
Aileen Lee
Alexis OhanianSeven Seven Six
Alexis Ohanian
Reshma SohoniSeedcamp
Reshma Sohoni
Rebecca LynnCanvas Ventures
Rebecca Lynn
Garry TanInitialized Capital
Garry Tan
Edith YeungRace Capital
Edith Yeung
Peter ThielFounders Fund
Peter Thiel
Kyle SamaniMulticoin Capital
Kyle Samani
Dana SettleGreycroft
Dana Settle
Jan HammerIndex Ventures
Jan Hammer
Connie ChanAndreessen Horowitz
Connie Chan
Renata QuintiniRenegade Partners
Renata Quintini
Ray DalioBridgewater Associates
Ray Dalio
Nisa LeungQiming Venture Partners
Nisa Leung
Hans TungGGV Capital
Hans Tung
Jeff JordanAndreessen Horowitz
Jeff Jordan
Connect with selected founders, conduct due diligence, and discover new technologies through our searchable startup database.

Our team will build a Web Summit agenda uniquely tailored to you, arranging meetings for you with founders and fellow investors from across the globe.
Join us in Rio

The world’s most influential firms join our events

Apax Partners
Grey Lock Partners
500 Startups
accel partners

“[In a global market] we want to find great companies, no matter where they come from.”

Rashmi Gopinath, B Capital Group

– Rashmi Gopinath, General Partner, B Capital Group

“The best event I’ve experienced.”

Tony Florence

– Tony Florence, General Partner, NEA

“The world is so much bigger than ever.”

Mattias Ljungman

– Mattias Ljungman, Founder & CEO, Moonfire Ventures

“We don’t just invest in companies; instead, we invest in the people behind them.”


– Dennis Smith, Founder & Managing Partner, Evolution Equity Partners