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techtools ventures is now Bromelia Capital

Healthcare private investment company



Business Strategy

  • Use of existing real estate assets to meet the demands of hospitals and health care providers;
  • Construction, overhauling, acquisition of medical devices and complete hospital management;
  • Real estate asset management.
  • Securitization of receivables for professionals and to SMEs;
  • Short, medium and long term loans for hospitals;
  • Securitization of receivables of the supplier value chain.
  • Health insurance operator as a service and white-label health care providers;
  • Hospitals;
  • Healthcare value chain providers.
  • Investments in early and growth stage startups with initiatives focused on science, technology and innovation in the healthcare industry.
Startup that develops innovative orthopedic prostheses with recyclable materials and a modular system of high comfort and low cost.
Company responsible for the creation of a low-cost DNA and RNA extractor.
Technology company that develops innovative solutions for the digital transformation in healthcare, focusing on hospital management, digital clinical history, purchase of medicine and equipment. It has a data intelligence unit that is a reference in analytical products for the sector.
A health insurance company that offers a portfolio focused on management and expansion, with a customizable accredited network.

Track record

Bromelia Capital's global CEO, Jeff Plentz, has created, developed, and sold six other companies in the last 15 years - the Enable group, consisting of four corporate education companies operating in Latin America, Europe, and the US, to two investment funds, and two cybersecurity and biometrics organizations operating in 54 countries, to a German private group, with multiples of 8x and 20x on revenues, respectively.



Why invest


  • It is the sector with the greatest direct social impact.
  • Global health spending has more than doubled over the past two decades, reaching 9.8 percent of global GDP in 2019, according to the WHO's 2021 global report.
  • In 2017, the WHO estimated that health targets would require new investments to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), increasing the amount from $134 billion annually to $371 billion by 2030. The main factors that demanded the update were the increase in life expectancy and the complexity of diseases, and the migration from the countryside to the cities.
  • The Brazilian philanthropic system associated with the CMB accounts for more than 60% of the care for SUS patients and 50% of the care for supplementary health patients (plans and operators).
  • Currently only 1% of global investments are made in healthcare.


Why invest


  • Investing in startups is the best way to foster innovation and technology, generating a real impact on the world.
  • 100% of the portfolio and focus dedicated to the healthcare sector.
  • Pre-established ecosystem of validation and absorption of demand.
  • Highest profitability of the sector in the country.

*ABVCAP – Data consolidation 2T2020


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Our Team

Jeff Plentz Jeff Plentz
Valdimir de Souza Valdimir de Souza

Jeff Plentz


Jeff Plentz is a serial entrepreneur and investor with over 30 years of experience in business, innovation, government relations, and consulting. He has served as an executive and consultant for large companies in Brazil and abroad in the areas of technology and innovation. He has a degree in Technology from Mackenzie University and Engineering from CPOR-SP (Center for Preparation of Officers of the São Paulo Reserve), an MBA from PUC-SP (Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo) and specialization in e-Business from the University of Irvine (California – USA). He has a PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences from UFCSPA (Federal University of Health Sciences of Porto Alegre), and is vice-president of HTCIA (High Technology Crime Investigation Association) in Brazil and consultant for the European Commission representing Latin America in the e-Skills committee.

Valdimir de Souza

Head of international Partnerships

Valdimir has a degree in Business Administration from FGV-EAESP (São Paulo School of Business Administration of Fundação Getulio Vargas), a bachelor’s degree in Law from USP (University of São Paulo) and a master’s degree in Globalization and Multinationals from the University of London. He has professional experience in the banking, services, and industrial sectors. His career also includes extensive international operations in Europe and the Americas.


About Us

Private investment company that manages multiple asset classes with a focus on the healthcare industry, with close cooperation with real estate, credit, private equity and
venture capital companies.

We operate in close partnership with fund management companies, creating a lasting impact for our investors and the communities in which we live.

Our history


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