Monterrey is the third-largest metropolitan area in Mexico and serves as a commercial center for northern Mexico. Many significant international companies use it as a home base for commerce in Mexico, and the city is also notable for its rich history and culture. REAP Team Monterrey seeks to develop the venture capital industry and increase regional efforts to support entrepreneurship.
REAP Team Monterrey has key stakeholders from all five sectors. Stakeholders include Tecnológico de Monterrey, Dalus Capital, Alivio Capital, FEMSA, CEMEX and State Government
Innovation Ecosystem Stakeholder Model
Monica Martínez Montes
Champion Director: Global Alliances School of Engineering and Sciences at Tecnológico de Monterrey
Champion Regional Dean on Entrepreneurship at Tecnológico de Monterrey
CEO at Alivio Capital
Division Director, School of Engineering and Sciences at Tecnológico de Monterrey
Rogelio de los Santos
Managing Partner: Dalus Capital
Director at FEMSA
Digital Enablement | Business Consulting Services Sr. Manager at CEMEX
Director, Planning, Graduate Studies, International Affairs and Outreach at Inst. Innovación
Core Regional Metrics
Top Industries in the Region
Concrete and Steel
Ability to develop new to the world innovations from inception through to the market.
Monterrey has a population of approximately 4,392,500.
Monterrey’s GDP PP is approximately 130.7 billion (2012).
Culture & Community
Monterrey is the 9th largest city in Mexico and a hub for international business,
Top industries include manufacturing, automobile parts, concrete and steel, petrochecmical, telecommunications, financial services, education, and commerce.
Ability to start and build new to the world businesses from inception to maturity.