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Thiago Maluf

Igah Ventures

Thiago is a General Partner at e.Bricks Ventures, a São Paulo-based VC manager among the leading early stage investors in Brazil. Since inception, e.Bricks has raised 3 funds, invested in over 30 high growth companies and completed multiple exits. As a general partner, Thiago is responsible for the end-to-end investment execution and portfolio company monitoring, as well as actively involved in fundraising, positioning and recruiting initiatives. Since joining e.BRICKS in 2017, Thiago has been responsible for closing 8 deals and served as a board member or observer to 8 companies, including Conexa (largest independent telemedicine provider in Latin America) and Ambar (leading ConstruTech player in Latin America). 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 e.Bricks, 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 a B.B.A. from Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV-EAESP) and an MBA with Honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, with concentrations in finance, economics and entrepreneurship. 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.