- Posted by Marketing Daitan
- On April 6, 2021
Mr. Brandão is the founding partner of Brazil-based investment firm Bridge One Investimentos. He has been accelerating SaaS and professional services companies for the last 11 years. Prior to founding Bridge One in 2017, he was the head of Pacific Growth, in charge of business development and divestitures for eight high-growth companies, including Pmweb and F.biz (acquired by WPP), Virid (acquried by Experian), Zipcode (acquired by TransUnion) and Keeptrue (acquired by Avalara). Prior to that, he worked as part of the team that led Brazil investments for One Equity Partners, JPMorgan’s merchant banking arm. Mr. Brandão is also an active angel investor in the Brazilian start-up ecosystem and a member of the executive committee of Fundação Estudar – a Brazilian NGO that grants merit-based scholarships and promotes leadership development opportunities.
Mr. Brandão holds a bachelor degree in Economics from Insper (São Paulo–SP) and has studied Law at Universidade de Sao Paulo and International Relations at the Catholic University in Sao Paulo. He spent 3 years in Europe – UK, France and Germany – where he worked at BNP Paribas Investment Partners and was a visiting student at Universität Tübingen and HEC Paris