Juan Carlos Torres


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Managing Partner
Advent International PE Advisors S.C, Mexico City
Joined Advent in 1988


+52 55 5281 0303


Juan Carlos Torres joined Advent in the Boston office in 1988 and then worked in Madrid for four years before moving to Mexico City in 1995 to help establish the firm’s investment operations in Latin America. Prior to Advent, he spent five years as a consultant with McKinsey & Company. He was previously President and CEO of Seapharm Inc. and founder of Pharmamar, which derived pharmaceutical agents from marine organisms.


Juan Carlos received an MS in physics from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid and an MS in management from the Sloan School at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


Juan Carlos Torres

Investments participated in

Juan Carlos has worked on Advent’s investments in 30 companies in numerous countries, including Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Spain, Switzerland, France and the U.S. He has also sponsored six other investments in the information technology services, pharmaceutical and retail sectors.



Grupo Biotoscana, International Meal Company Holdings (IMC), InverCap Holdings, Latin American Airport Holdings, Terminal de Contêineres de Paranaguá (TCP)


Juan Carlos has served on the boards of over a dozen private and public companies.


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