Virgilio is co-founder and Managing Partner at ALIVE. Additionally, Virgilio is the Latin America Director at Acumen, a global impact investment fund. Prior to joining Acumen, he was the Executive Director of Banca de Inversión Social, a pioneering organization in the development of the impact investment sector in Colombia. Previously, Virgilio was the Founder and Director of Invest in Bogotá, a public-private partnership that promotes direct foreign investment in the Greater Bogotá region. Virgilio was also the head of the privatization unit of the Ministry of Finance of Colombia and was a local economic development advisor for the Bogotá Planning Secretary. Additionally, Virgilio worked at the private equity fund FondElec Group, as a consultant at Booz Allen Hamilton in Brazil, and as a financial analyst at Citibank in Spain.
Virgilio has an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management, an MA in Economics from NYU and an BA in Government from Harvard University.
Virgilio has more than 30 years of experience in impact investing, the private sector, the social sector and government. He has served in various management positions of pioneering organizations in the impact investment sector in Colombia and has been an entrepreneur that has founded various companies and social organizations.