Thiago is a Managing Partner responsible for the end-to-end investment execution and portfolio company monitoring, as well as fundraising, positioning, and recruiting initiatives.
Since joining in 2017, Thiago has been responsible for closing 14 deals, deploying more than R$250M. Thiago also served as a board member or observer to 10 companies, including Conexa (largest integrated virtual care in LatAm), Infracommerce (largest full-service ecommerce provider in LatAm), Ambar (leading ConstruTech player in LatAm) and LogComex (Brazil´s leading data platform focused on international trade).
Thiago also works directly with portfolio companies’ mgmt. teams to tackle a wide array of challenges, from setting up international operations to closing landmark acquisitions to recruiting co-founders and C-level team members.
Prior to joining Igah, Thiago spent 9 years as a Private Equity investor, having worked at TPG Capital and TPG Growth, Kinea Investimentos and AIG Investments in Brazil, in addition to completed internships at Equity International in Chicago and at GIC in New York.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Thiago holds an MBA with Honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, with concentrations in finance, economics and entrepreneurship, and holds a B.B.A. from prestigious Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV-EAESP) in São Paulo, Brazil.
In addition to his native Portuguese, Thiago is fluent in English and conversational in French and Spanish. As an individual, Thiago is passionate about running, reading and traveling, having visited over 50 countries so far.
As a member of Class 25, Thiago is serving his fellowship at e.Bricks Ventures under the mentorship of Marcio Tabatchnik Trigueiro.