Pedro has more than 27 years of experience with Brazilian Equities, having worked 13 years at Investidor Profissional(IP), one of the first independent asset management firms in Brazil, where he was a partner and CIO responsible for managing some US$1.5 Billion in Brazilian public and private equities. Pedro is Chairman of the Board of Directors of Priner and a non-executive Board Member of Springs Global and Mills. Pedro also served previously at the Boards of CBD (GPA Group), Globex, Ponto Frio.com, Saraiva and Rossi. Pedro has a degree in Engineering from PUC-RJ.
Marcelo has more than 30 years of experience with Brazilian Equities, working 10 years at UBS Pactual (1998-2008) and 7 years at Banco Garantia (1991-1998) prior to founding Leblon in 2008. At UBS Pactual, Marcelo was Co-Head of Brazil Equity Capital Markets (07-08), Co-Head of Brazilian Equities (05-07), Head of Brazil and Deputy Head of LatAm Equity Research (98-06) and Brazil Equity Strategist and Special Situations Analyst (98-06). At Garantia, Marcelo was a Basic Materials Analyst (91-97) and an Investment Banker (97-98). Marcelo has been closely involved with capital raising for more than 50 companies in Brazil. Since 1995 Marcelo has been ranked among the top equity analysts in Latin America by various surveys both as a Basic Materials analyst and as a Brazil Equity Strategist. Marcelo has degrees in Economics from PUC-RJ, French Studies from University of Nancy II and OPM from Harvard. He is a non-executive Board Member of Petrobras, Tamboro and PUC-RJ’s Endowment. He has CPA-20 certification.
Pedro has more than 25 years of experience with Brazilian Equities. From 2004 to 2008 was at IP as a member of the investment team. He became a partner in 2006. He was responsible for structuring investment vehicles and Corporate Governance analysis. From 2002 to 2004, he worked at Bradesco-Templeton as senior analyst focused on telecom and capital goods sectors and was personally involved in evaluating, conducting and divesting several investments of their closed-end fund-F.V.L. From 1996 to 2002, Mr.Rudge worked at Latinvest Asset Management as an equity trader and one of the portfolio managers. He has served as a member of the fiscal boards of-Embraco( Brazilian Whirlpool subsidiary), Tele Nordeste Celular Participações S.A. (TIM Nordeste), Trafo Equipamentos Elétricos S.A., Renner Participações S.A., Globex S.A., and is a non-executive Board Member of Springs Global. Pedro has a degree in Economics from Faculdade Candido Mendes and CPA-20 certification.
Bruno has more than 27 years of experience in Brazilian and LatAm equities. Bruno joined Icatu in 1997 as a sell-side research analyst focused on Brazilian banks, after 3 years at Ernst&Young. In 2000, Bruno joined UBS as a research analyst in the LatAm financials team covering mostly banks, insurance companies, exchanges and investment companies in 7 countries. Bruno participated in various IPOs/follow-ons. And was ranked as one of the best sell side analysts in LatAm, ranked one of the top3 research analysts covering LatAm financials by the Institutional Investor magazine surveys for 4 consecutive years, including the #1 position in 2007 and 2008. Bruno has a degree in Business Administration from UFF (Universidade Federal Fluminense) and is a CFA charter holder. He is a non-executive Board Member of Priner, and has been CFO of Casa Show, an invested company in 2009.
Marcelo has more than 25 years of experience with Brazilian Equities. Working 5 years at Bozano Simonsen/Santander (1999-2003). 4 years at Merrill Lynch (2004-2006) and 8 years at Goldman Sachs (2007-15). Marcelo worked at Latasa (today Rexam) in the financial department for four years prior to his career as an equity research analyst. Marcelo coverage universe included mostly Latin American companies Mining & Steel and Pulp & Paper sectors. Covered institutional clients in US. Europe. Asia. Middle East and LatAM. Marcelo was ranked in Institutional Investors magazine rankings for several times during his career which includes #1 in LatAm for Mining & Steel and Pulp and Paper in 2006 and #3 in Brazil for Natural Resources sectors in 2007. He was also ranked #2 by Brazilian Exame Magazine among analysts with highest return based stock recommendations during 2004-06. Marcelo has degrees in Economics from PUC-RJ and Post-Graduation in Finance Administration from FGV-RJ.
Investor Relations at Leblon Equities since 2021. Marina has over 10 years of experience in Investor Relations. Prior to Leblon, she worked at Geo Capital and prior to that she spent most of her career at ARX Investimentos. Marina was an intern in Banco Modal, Ativa and Icap. Marina holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from UFF, a degree in Finance from COPPEAD / UFRJ and is CPA-20 (Anbima) certified.
Office Manager with over 18 years of administrative experience. Prior to Leblon, Diana worked at Grupo Luxor, Confederação Brasileira de Vôlei, and Bemfam (Bem-Estar Família no Brasil – NGO). She holds a Degree in Language Studies (Portuguese / English) and completed the Project Management Program at FGV
Equity Research Analyst at Leblon Equities since 2020. Started his career in 2017 at private equity firm H.I.G. Capital. Moved to Legion Holdings, where he participated in the acquisition and restructuring project of Grupo Abril. Most recently, he worked as a partner and business analyst at STK Capital. Gabriel holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from PUC-RJ.
.Global Equities Research Analyst at Leblon Equities since 2022. Stephano was a part of Leblon Equities for 5 years between 2015 and 2020, joined XP Asset between 2020 and 2021, later returning to Leblon Equities in 2022. His experience includes equity research in many industries: Software, Retail, Education, Telecom, Capital Goods, Real Estate Developers, and others.
Stephano holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from IME (Instituto Militar de Engenharia).
Investor Relations at Leblon Equities since 2018. Leticia started her career in 2017 as an intern at Órama DTVM’s commercial Area. Leticia holds a bachelor’s degree in Production Engineering from PUC-Rio and is CPA-20 (Anbima) certified.
Responsible for Operations and Control at Leblon since 2019. He started his career at Eleva Educação in 2017, following by joining Banco Bocom BBM. Fabio holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from the Military Engineering Institute (IME).
Backoffice Analyst at Leblon Equities since 2020. He started his career at BNY Mellon Financial Services in 2011 as a junior analyst and became a specialist in Backoffice for Investment Funds in 2020. Tharcio has a degree in Administration from Estácio de Sá University, an MBA in Budgeting and Capital Markets by the Universidade Federal Fluminense.
Backoffice Analyst at Leblon Equities since May 2021. He started his career as an intern at PRECE Previdência Complementar in 2014, migrating to Aux. Investment Management at Um Investimentos. He worked in the MIS area of Banco Losango (2016-2019) and later joined the BNY Mellon Investment Funds backoffice team, working from 2019 to 2021. Kleber holds a degree in Economics from UERJ. It has CPA-20 and CEA certifications. He is currently a student of the Executive MBA in Finance at FGV.