Fernando Marques Oliveira Managing Director & Head of Brazil and Latin America
Mr. Marques Oliveira is the Head of the H.I.G. Brazil & Latin America Fund. With 25 years of experience in the Brazilian and Latin American private equity market, he has led more than 70 successful investments in the region in various sectors.
Before joining H.I.G., Fernando was a partner at General Atlantic, the Head for Brazil & Latin America and Member of its Global Council. Prior to that, Mr. Marques Oliveira spent a number of years at Icatu, a leading Brazilian family office, where he was a partner and Head of Private Equity & Illiquid Strategies.
Currently, Fernando is an Independent Board Member of Itaúsa (B3:ITSA4), one of the largest Brazilian conglomerates. He was elected as one of the “40 under 40” Brazilian corporate leaders by Forbes in 2015.
Mr. Marques Oliveira received his B.B.A. from Fundação Getúlio Vargas in São Paulo, with highest honors, J.P.C. Vieira scholar, and ranking first in his class.
He received awards from CRA/São Paulo and from Gastão Vidigal Foundation for Economic Studies.