EB Capital is a Brazilian Private Equity firm focused on creating value by investing on companies that address Brazilian structural gaps. The firm generates high risk adjusted returns whilst contributing to prosperity at large, with a strong profit and purpose approach.

We believe that Private Equity should be driven by execution excellence. Our partners have a strong history of operational expertise, sector knowledge and an worldwide network constructed on long term relationships.

FOUNDING PARTNERS

  • Eduardo Melzer

    Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer

    Cofounder and CEO

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    Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer

    Cofounder and CEO

    Eduardo was the CEO and Chairman of Grupo RBS, one of the leading multi media conglomerates in Brazil, with a wide range of diversified assets. Worked at Booz Allen Consulting, Delphi in the USA, & was MD at BoxTop Media in NY. Melzer graduated from PUC RS and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School in Boston, MA.

  • Fernando Iunes

    Fernando Iunes

    Cofounder and Managing Partner

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    Fernando Iunes

    Cofounder and Managing Partner

    Fernando was a Partner/Executive Director for Banco Itaú BBA in charge of Investment Banking. Fernando advised some of the most prominent transactions including over 100 IPOs and follow-ons offerings. Iunes was a Senior Fellow at Harvard and holds Ph.D./M.Sc. from the University of London.

  • Luciana Ribeiro

    Luciana Antonini Ribeiro

    Cofounder and Managing Partner

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    Luciana Antonini Ribeiro

    Cofounder and Managing Partner

    Prior to EB Capital, Luciana was leading strategy and business development of RBS, responsible for investments and divestments for the company. Before, she led RBS legal area for the firm and its invested companies. Ribeiro holds a Columbia Business School MBA and a Master Law Degree from USP.

  • Pedro Parente

    Pedro Parente

    Cofounder and Chairman

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    Pedro Parente

    Cofounder and Chairman

    Before joining EB Capital , Parente was a CEO and Chairman of BRF (lately Chairman only), CEO of Petrobras, Bunge Brazil and RBS Group. He is highly recognized executive in Brazil. Prior to his corporate experience, Parente had a long and successful career in the public sector, culminated as Chief of Staff for the Fernando Henrique Cardoso presidency.