Tigre leads LAB Ventures, an early-stage investor in PropTech startups. Their startup studio has created and scaled businesses such as Expetitle (sold to REAX: NasdaqCM), Beycome, and Lumi House. LAB Ventures is also a founding partner of the PropTech conference Blueprint, and runs a venture capital fund targeting early stage-technology companies that serve the Real Estate and Construction industries.
Having invested in more than three dozen startups, Tigre is an active angel investor and a mentor to local emerging technology companies. He serves on the board of Miami Angels, the leading angel investor network in Florida, and the advisory board for the University of Miami’s Master of Real Estate Development + Urbanism (MRED+U) program.
Prior to his position at LAB Miami Ventures, Tigre was the founding CFO at Open English, helping to grow the company from commercial launch to over $50M in annual revenues while creating a massive consumer brand in Latin America. Under Tigre’s leadership, Open English raised more than $120M of Venture Capital in four rounds of investment from firms including Flybridge, Redpoint, Insight, and TCV.
Tigre began his career as a strategy consultant with The Boston Consulting Group, where he spent 16 years working across multiple industries in the US, Spain and Latin America. He holds a B.A. in International Relations from Stanford University and is fluent in Spanish and English.