Patrick Arippol

Director, dgf investimentos

Patrick is a Director at DGF Investimentos, where he leads acquisition sourcing, negotiation, and portfolio management activities for DGF’s Venture Practice.  Over the past 16 years, he specialized in building and investing in high-growth innovative companies.  Before DGF, Patrick launched and managed an investment fund based in Silicon Valley, Delphis Capital, which focused in software, Internet, business services, and healthcare companies. Earlier, he co-founded and built 3 startups, including a California-based mobile payment technology company, and a leading Brazil-based provider of healthcare authorization/eligibility services (acquired by Tivit). Patrick began his career consulting for multinationals at Seer Technologies and the Monitor Company.  He has a BS in Systems Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Stanford.