Facundo Garreton

Facundo Garreton
  • President
    Socialab

Chairman of SociaLab, the most important platform for social entrepreneurs in Latin America. Facundo is also Founder and Director of InvertirOnline.com, one of Latin America's largest online stock brokerage firms. He is also Former Regional Chairman of YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) for Latin America & Caribbean. Facundo has been a Young Global Leader (WEF) since 2012 and a member of the Board of Directors of the Argentine Chamber of Commerce and a member of the Securities Exchange Board of Rosario. In addition, Facundo is currently the President of ASEA (Entrepreneurs Association of Argentina) and Founder and Member of the Board of ASECH (Entrepreneurs Association of Chile). At present, he is a Board Member in many Internet Companies throughout Latin America: StartUp Stock Exchange, VU Security, Trendsetters.com, WeHostels, GoodPeople, AhorrarOnline, MascotaNube.com, Incluyeme.com, Increase Card, etc. Facundo studied Systems Analysis at the Universidad de Tucumán. He completed a Master’s program in Business Administration at Berkeley. He has specialized in Banking & Financial Services, obtaining a postgraduate degree at Boston University. He is also an Alumnus at IESE (Spain), IAE (Argentina) and IPADE (Mexico). He has participated in the special program for Emerging Markets at the Indian School of Business (Hyderabad) and Global Leadership and Public Policy for the 21st Century at Harvard University. Today, Facundo is a member of the Endeavor network, acting as a Board Member at Endeavor NOA promoting entrepreneurship in Latin America. He also participates as judge and selector at NAVES (IAE), NXTP Labs, Start-Up Chile, Wayra, BID Challenge, MIT Technology Review, etc. In addition, he is part of the Board at Ashoka promoting social entrepreneurship in Latin America.