Episode 087 

Growing Up Latina with Lyanne Alfaro 

In this special Hispanic Heritage Month Edition episode, Luis speaks with Lyanne Alfaro. Lyanne tells stories about what’s next in the world of technology, business and entrepreneurship. With more than a $2.6 trillion GDP, she is especially passionate about exploring the Latino influence in the world of business, which she speaks about via her newsletter, podcast and platform, Moneda Moves. 

She is an award-winning journalist, having reported in national outlets including CNBC, NBC Latino, Business Insider, Millie Magazine,  and worked on audience engagement as well as strategy. By day, she is supervising producer and social media content director at Nasdaq, where she tells stories about the future of market technology and business. 


In this episode, Luis and Lyanne talk about the following and more: 

  • The power of Latinos at large  
  • How the diverse Latinx communities influence the world of money 
  • The growing success of Latino businesses  
  • Access to capital in the Latinx community