Advent International has been investing in Brazil since opening its São Paulo office in 1997. Our local team of 16 professionals has worked on over 30 investments in Brazil and other Latin American markets and supported numerous acquisitions by existing portfolio companies. The team focuses on buyouts and growth equity investments in Advent’s five core sectors: business and financial services; healthcare; industrial, including infrastructure; retail, consumer and leisure, including education; and technology, media and telecom.
The São Paulo office is part of Advent’s pan-Latin American network of four offices with 39 investment professionals, representing the largest dedicated private equity team in the region.
Grupo BIG (formerly Walmart Brazil Group)
The third-largest food retailer in Brazil
Leading online marketplace for financial products in Brazil
YDUQS (formerly Estácio Participações)
The second-largest post-secondary education company in Brazil
Advent Do Brasil Consultoria e Participações Ltda. provides investment advice to Advent International Corporation