Paola joined the SEAF Colombia Agribusiness Fund (SCAF) in 2016 with hands-on experience and proven track-record in private equity and investment banking. Prior to joining SEAF, Paola managed US$ 200 MM AUM for four years at Tribeca Asset Management, a US$ 400 MM AUM PE in Colombia, successfully leading a turnaround within a year. Prior to that, she was based in New York for three years where she worked as an Investment Banking Analyst at BBVA and as a Private Equity Associate at the Global Emerging Markets Group, a USD$3.4 billion Private Equity Firm. Her focus during that time was primarily the Latin American region and cross-border deals. Additionally, she interned at leading multinational companies such as Johnson & Johnson in Colombia and Grupo Borges in Spain. Paola earned a B.S. in Commerce from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia with a double concentration in Management and Marketing and a minor in Studio Art.