José Miguel Alfaro

Legal counsel

José works as Legal Counsel at Carao Ventures. For several years, he has been providing legal services specifically designed for the startup ecosystem in Costa Rica. 

In 2009 he launched s.e.e.d., a boutique firm targeted at Impact Investing, mainly focused in covering all legal needs of startups, SMEs, social enterprises, NGOs and impact investors, ranging from high-net-worth individuals to venture capital and institutional investors. 

José holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Costa Rican and a Master's in Business Administration from University of Oxford, where he was awarded with the Skoll Scholarship. He is also Global Shaper, a World Economic Forum community of young leaders.