Cantera provides a cross-fertilization bridge between Israel, one of the world’s most robust tech innovation hubs and Spanish speaking Latam – a region with more than 400 million people and a huge need for more disruptive innovation.

  • We provide Israeli startups hands-on support in tapping the Latam market opportunity
  • We provide Latam startups with access to Israel’s proven innovation and scalability model

The companies we invest in typically look like this

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Investment thesis fit

Technology
Artificial intelligence, AR/VR, big data, machine learning, computerized vision.

Impact
Potential to generate development impact.

Sectors
Health, agribusiness and education.

Regions
Mexico and Israel primarily, selectively in other Spanish speaking Latam.

Characteristics

Technology
Artificial intelligence, AR/VR, big data, machine learning, computerized vision.

Team
At least two full-time founders and a team with technological and commercial execution capabilities.

Traction
Revenue generation or with proven interest from potential customers.

Intellectual property
Adequate IP protection in place in target markets.

Long-term vision
Mindset of scaling through partnerships or strategic sales.