This week's founder highlight is on the mission to provide more financial inclusion across Latin America.
Ximena Aleman, is the Chief Business Developer Officer and CoFounder of Prometeo. Prometeo is an open banking platform in Latin America. Prometeo uses API to connect financial banks for all types of businesses, striving to create an open and connected financial market in Latin America. Starting Prometeo, Ximena mentions the inevitable difficulties that one has to face to shake up the financial industry in Latin America, as banks are known to be conservative and concentrated. Now, Prometeo is the largest Open Banking API platform in Latin America. Their APIs are connected in 9 counties in Latin America and 44 financial institutions.