Freddy Fachler is responsible for the operation of “seed by EY Central America”, a new interdisciplinary service line in emerging and innovative niche markets, including VC, start-ups and impact investing. In recent years he has provided legal advice to early-stage start-ups and structured VC investment models, as well as participated and investing in seed capital financing rounds. Prior to joining EY Central America, Freddy was a partner in a leading regional law firm, practicing for 25 years and focused in the areas of corporate law, banking and financial, real estate and complex transactions. He is also a venture partner in Carao Ventures, a regional early-stage accelerator and venture capital firm. Freddy is a law graduate from the University of Costa Rica, holds an LLM from Harvard Law School and sits on the board of several companies and private organizations.