Closed in connection with Quadrant Capital Advisors, Inc. a Private Equity investment of $10 million in an operating lease venture.
Analyzed for Quadrant Capital Advisors Inc. a potential Private Equity venture in the microfinance industry in Colombia; for over $10 million.
Analysis and recommendations to the Santo Domingo Group’s Colombian Holding which has significant majority and minority positions throughout a wide range of industries, including Media, Telecommunications, Entertainment, Retail, Agro-industrial, Internet Related Services, Forestry, Transport and Logistics, amongst many others. Also member of Valorem’s Auditing Committee. Advisory of over $2.0 billion.
Closed the sale of a minority stake in a multibillion dollar family owned economic group with positions throughout Latin America, the US, Spain and Thailand with operations in banking and manufacturing for over $1.5 billion.
Advised Quadrant Capital Advisors, Inc. in implementing a Latin American retail venture; for over $500 million.
Financial and strategic advisory to BHD in the Dominican Republic in connection to increasing shareholder value by implementing strategies including M&A transactions; for over $1 billion.
Worked with Acción International in exploring Microfinance ventures in Brazil; for over $100 million.
Worked with La Alquería in exploring launching a Microfinance Venture in Colombia; for over $10 million.
In co-advisory with Violy & Co., advised Agritrade in a competitive bid for Predileto Alimentos in Brazil; for over $100 million.
Founder and President at Beta Capital Advisors, since 2010. Mr Araújo is a financial and business specialist with thirty years of experience in the investment banking field. He has over $90 billion under advisory projects and he has closed 55 M&A Transactions for a value of over $50 billion.
Prior to 2010, Mr. Araújo was a Managing Director at Massena Capital Partners, a private equity fund of the Massena Group, based in Paris, France, and oversaw direct investments in Europe and Latin America.
Prior to 2008, Mr. Araújo was a Director at Perella, Weinberg Partners based in New York City, since it was founded in 2006; where he led the advisory team that closed the first deal of the Firm in Italy for $1.5 billion and participated in cross-border transactions (US-Europe) for over US$40.0 billion.
years of experience
billion $ in closed transactions
billion $ in advisory transactions