JGP

A JGP é uma tradicional gestora de recursos e de patrimônio brasileira com escritórios no Rio de Janeiro e em São Paulo. Nosso compromisso de longo prazo é aliar retornos consistentes com o gerenciamento de risco ativo, visando preservar o capital investido por nossos investidores.

João Paulo Cavalcanti

Partner and one of those responsible for the Execution/Middle Department of the Mergers and Acquisitions operations. Previously, he worked at Banco BTG Pactual and Grupo Lafarge. He participated in the development of economic and financial evaluations and M&A processes, working in several sectors such as health, retail, food, education, shopping centers, real estate, among others. He graduated in Economics from UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) and has a Master’s degree in Finance and Management Control from COPPEAD-UFRJ (Graduate School of Business of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) with an extension course from the School of Business Administration, University of San Diego.

Alexandre Romeiro

Partner responsible for the Structured Operations and Distribution Department. Previously, he worked as a Senior Executive at Banco BTG Pactual for 12 years, managing and structuring the High Yield and High-Grade proprietary credit books. At BTG he also worked at the bank’s Reinsurance Company, where he was responsible for credit, claims, and development of new products. He also worked at ASM Asset Management and Globalstar do Brasil AS. He graduated in Business Administration from Candido Mendes University.

Erick Guedes, CFA

Partner and one of those responsible for M&A operations, debt structuring, and business management. Previously, he served as an executive partner at Bozano Investimentos, XP Investimentos, Banco Safra, and Banco Pactual, evaluating liquid and illiquid companies from different sectors. He also worked in Corporate Banking at Lloyds Bank and in business economic consulting dedicated to the defense of competition serving large national industries. He graduated in Economics from PUC-RJ (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro), has an MBA in Finance from IBMEC-RJ (Brazilian Capital Market Institute of Rio de Janeiro), and earned the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) certification.

Mauricio Werneck

Partner and co-Head of the Investor Relations Department. Previously, he was Senior Vice President at Banco WestLB in Brazil, being one of those responsible for the relationship with corporate clients (1996-1999) and fixed income trader at the NorChem S/A and Chase Manhattan banks (1993-1996).

Daniela Kubudi, Ph.D.

Partner responsible for the Risk Management Department. Previously, she worked as a market risk specialist at Banco BTG Pactual (2008-2010) and as a quantitative analyst in the Fixed Income Department at ANBIMA – Brazilian Financial and Capital Markets Association (2010-2011). Daniela is a Finance professor for the MBA courses at FGV (Getúlio Vargas Foundation) and PUC-Rio (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro), as well as for the professional mas’er’s program at EPGE-FGV. She holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation’s School of Economics and Finance (EPGE-FGV), a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering (quantitative methods) from PUC-Rio and a degree in Electrical Production Engineering from PUC-Rio.

Carlos Henrique Lorentz

Partner responsible for the Controllership Department. Previously, he worked at Banco BBM (1993-1998) in the Management, International Middle-Office, and Real Estate departments, the latter as a treasurer. He completed the MBA in Finance developed for Banco BBM by EPGE/FGV (Getúlio Vargas Foundation’s School of Economics and Finance). He graduated in Mechanical Production Engineering from PUC-Rio (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro).

Roberto Vaimberg

Partner responsible for the Legal, Compliance, Accounting, and Technology departments. Previously, he was the Customer Services Director at the insurance company Icatu Hartford, responsible for the Operations, Technology, Call Center and Corporate Services departments (2002-2008), risk manager and allocator at Utor Investimentos (2001-2002) and the responsible for Banco Icatu’s Operations Department (1994-2001). He obtained a postgraduate degree in Finance from IBMEC-RJ (Brazilian Capital Market Institute of Rio de Janeiro), and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification, after graduating in Electronic and Telecommunications Engineering from PUC-Rio.

José Pugas

Partner and Head of Sustainability. He has been working in agribusiness, innovation, and sustainability for over 15 years, with projects developed with the main players in the sector, governments, and international development entities. He was Vice-President of the ICLFS (Integrated crop-livestock-forestry systems) Network and is a participant in the main sustainable agricultural think tanks in the country. Pugas is a political scientist, who graduated in Law from UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro) and in Cultural and Media Studies from UFF (Fluminense Federal University), besides that, he holds postgraduate degrees in Agribusiness, Sustainability, and Political Sciences from ESALQ/USP (Luiz de Queiroz College of Agriculture), and IUPERJ (Institute of Social and Political Studies of the State University of Rio de Janeiro).

Guilherme Branquinho

Partner and one of those responsible for the G10 countries’ macroeconomic coverage. Previously, he worked as an economist at Kron Gestão de Investimentos between 2013 and 2015. Guilherme holds a Master’s degree in Economics from PUC-Rio (Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro) and graduated as an economist from UFRJ (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro).

Paulo Gustavo Grahl, CFA, Ph.D.

Partner and strategist responsible for G7 countries. Previously, he was a director at Credit Suisse New York, responsible for the Latin American countries’ coverage (1998-2003) and served as a senior analyst at Banco de Investimentos Garantia (1993-1998). He holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation’s School of Economics and Finance (EPGE-FGV), graduated in Computer Engineering from ITA (Aeronautics Institute of Technology), and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) certification.

Fernando de Paula Rocha

Partner responsible for the Economic Analysis Department of Brazil, China, and Latin America. Previously, he was Chief Economist at Banco Banif-Primus (2000), and an analyst in the Research Department at the Federation of Industries of the State of Rio de Janeiro (1997-99). Fernando is a member of the ANBIMA’s Economic Council and a columnist at Valor Econômico. He holds a Master’s degree in Economics and an MBA in Finance from the Getúlio Vargas Foundation’s School of Economics and Finance (EPGE-FGV) and graduated in Economics from UFMG.

Thiago Lima

Partner at JGP Real Estate, member of the investment committee, and real estate funds portfolio manager. Thiago has more than 20 years of experience in investment, management, and real estate operations. He worked at Prudential Real Estate Investors Latin America, (JV Prudential/Icatu), Multiplan, and Brmalls, where he was the Director of M&A, Corporate Finance and Development, helping the company become the leading shopping mall company in Latin America. In 2013, he became the CEO of REP Real Estate Partners (Vinci Partners/PDG), a private company focused on medium-sized shopping malls and strip malls. Thiago co-founded Brazil Residential Care and became the CEO of Saphyr (his Investimentos) in 2017. He graduated in Engineering from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, with an MBA from IBMEC (Brazilian Capital Market Institute), an EDP from Wharton Business School, an OPM from Harvard Business School, and is a member of YPO Brasil (Young Presidents Organization).