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Why Silicon Valley needs more visas

2 monthes ago   |   By TechCrunch

Henrique Dubugras
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Henrique Dubugras is the founder Brex , the billion-dollar corporate credit provider for startups.
When I hear protesters shout, “Immigrants are welcome here!” at the San Francisco immigration office near my startup's headquarters, I think about how simple a phrase that is for a topic that is so nuanced, especially for me as an immigrant entrepreneur.
Growing up in Brazil, I am less familiar with the nuances of the American debate on immigration legislation, but I know that immigrants here add a lot of jobs and stimulate the local economy. As...
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