Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer, FIR Capital
Marcus Regueira is a Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer of FIR Capital, a Brazilian private equity firm, founded 1999, and the General Partner of FIRST, an impact investing growth equity fund with a focus on midcap businesses in education, healthcare, housing and financial services for low income consumers in Brazil.
During 20 years of capital markets experience, he served as a director and vice president of investment banking, underwriting and capital markets groups at financial institutions in Brazil and the United States.
Marcus is an Advisory Board Member of the Brazilian Private Equity and Venture Capital Association-ABVCAP, having been its president from 2006 to 2008, and a member of the Impact Investing Council of the Emerging Markets Private Equity Association-EMPEA. He is also a founder and board member of Instituto Hartmann Regueira, a not-for-profit organization devoted to impact investing management and governance in Brazil, and a board member at C.E.S.A.R., a center of excellence in information technology.
Marcus Regueira holds a Master of Business Administration from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.