Investment Committee


  • Luiz Henrique Fraga

    Founding partner of Gávea and Gavea Jus. Luiz sits on the firm’s investment committee and Executive Board. In addition, Luiz is a member of Highbridge’s board of managers and executive committee.  From 1994 to 2002, he was President of Latinvest Asset Management and a Senior Partner of its parent Globalvest Management Company, one of the largest independent US-based asset managers with a focus on value investing in Latin American equities. Globalvest’s public, private and quasi-private (illiquid-PIPE) investing strategies focused primarily on Brazil via the Latinvest entity.  From 1989 to 1994, he worked at Bear Stearns during which time he acted as Director of Emerging Markets, Director of Brazilian Investment Banking operations, Head of Fixed Income / Equity Trading Desks and Head of Corporate Finance for Brazil. He was in charge of Bear Stearns’ proprietary trading book for Latin America. From 1986 to 1989, Luiz was Director of the New York branch of Unibanco and worked in Citibank’s Corporate Banking Division in Brazil. Luiz is on the Board of Directors of OOG and is a substitute of the board of Odebrecht Real Estate Developments and Participações SA. Luiz holds a MBA in Finance from the American Graduate School of International Management, Thunderbird, and a B.A. in Economics from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica (PUC-RJ) in Rio de Janeiro.


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