(General Atlantic) January 17, 2012 – General Atlantic LLC (“GA”), a leading global growth equity firm, today announced that Martin Escobari has joined the firm as a managing director and head of its São Paulo, Brazil office and Latin American investing program. Read more
published by Editor on January 17th, 2012
published by Editor on December 5th, 2011
published by Editor on August 11th, 2011
published by Editor on March 23rd, 2011
LAVCA recently spoke with Ettore Biagioni, Managing Partner of Alothon Group, about the firm’s recent investments and impressions about the Brazilian market becoming overheated.
published by Editor on January 27th, 2011
Global investors who have historically concentrated their emerging market portfolios in Asia are expanding their horizons to Latin America – over the last year I’ve met with a who’s who of international GPs, LPs and funds of funds as they set out for due diligence trips to Sao Paulo, Bogota, Lima or Santiago. Read more
published by Editor on November 15th, 2010
The Latin America PE/VC Report spoke with Cristiano Boccia, Head of Private Equity at HSBC Bank Brazil and Stephen Hindmarch, Managing Director of HSBC Capital about its current strategy for private equity investments in Latin America and the effects of a possible spin-out from HSBC Bank.
published by Editor on August 1st, 2010
By Staff Writer
Private Equity International
July/August – The “B” of the BRIC acronym is starting to live up to the hype in terms of private equity opportunities.
Among the deals to be struck in the first half of the year, London-headquartered Apax Partners made its Brazilian debut with a $1 billion investment for a 54 percent stake in Tivit, an integrated IT company. Read more
published by Editor on July 13th, 2010
Mauricio Camargo, Director and Co-Founder of Altra Investments, an investment and management firm focused on the Andean Region and Central America, spoke with LAVCA about launching a firm and developing relationships with institutional investors. Read more
published by Editor on May 10th, 2010
The Latin America PE/VC Report spoke with Ernest Bachrach, Managing Partner and Co-Head of Latin America for Advent International. Founded in 1984, the firm recently raised the largest-ever private equity fund dedicated to the region.
published by Editor on March 19th, 2010
(PEI) March 12, 2010 – Brazil is back on the map for Warburg Pincus, which is putting the finishing touches on a new office in Sao Paolo. Leading the firm’s invigorated Latin American investment effort from Sao Paulo will be Alain Belda, who joined Warburg in mid-2009 as a managing director. Belda was chief executive officer of aluminium giant Alcoa from 2001 to 2008.