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Dan Schulman Joins Valor Capital Group as Managing Partner

Scott Sobel and Dan Schulman
Scott Sobel and Dan Schulman

Valor Capital Group, a NYC-based investment firm focused on bridging the US and LatAm technology markets, added Dan Schulman as Managing Partner.

In the past, Schulman operated as the CEO of PayPal for nine years, doubling the company’s market cap, tripling revenues from $9B in 2015 to $30B in 2023, quadrupling EPS from $1.25 to over $5, and quintupling payment value from $250B to $1.3 Trillion.

Having spent his career scaling global businesses, Schulman will help next generation of entrepreneurs scale their businesses globally. He will be based out of Palo Alto, alongside its long term partner Antoine Colaço, increasing its presence in Silicon Valley. He will support the firm to scale, be involved in strategy, new investments and decision making, and work with select founders and portfolio companies.

Founded in 2011 by Cliff and Scott Sobel, Valor Capital Group is an investment firm focused on Brazil and US-Brazil cross-border opportunities with a presence in New York, Silicon Valley, Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo. The firm, which operates across two investment strategies: Growth Equity and Venture Capital, has invested across 6 funds in more than 120 companies throughout the Americas, including one in every five LatAm unicorns from an early stage like Gympass, Stone and Cloudwalk, as well as U.S. founded, category defining companies to support their expansion in the region like Coinbase, Viagogo, and Sprinklr.