Alexandre Pierantoni | business Finance
Alexandre has a solid experience in mergers and acquisitions in the origination and execution of buy and sell mandates for financial and strategic investors, as well as in economic evaluations, viability studies and strategic analysis for the business development. His international experience is based on experiences living and working in Latin America, the United States and Europe. Alexandre also oversees Kroll’s Corporate Finance activities in Latin America.
Responsible for the origination and execution of several acquisition and sale transactions in Brazil and Latin America, Alexandre has represented large national and multinational companies, as well as financial investors/sponsors in purchase and such as Piemonte Holding (Project Elea), Apax Partners, Carlyle, Vinci Partners, Gualapack Group, Universidade Tiradentes/ UNIT, Bacardi-Martini, Grupo JD (Labrunier and Fazendas Sao Marcelo), Petrobrás, CCL Industries, Arlington Group, Damovo Group, Diebold, Ericsson, Grupo Multicoisas, Graffo Embalagens, Coremal Industies, Faculdades Metropolitanas Unidas/ FMU, Mars, Sonoco, NEC, Rakuten and Unilever.
Alexandre started his professional career in 1992 at PricewaterhouseCoopers M&A practice, where he became a partner in 2007. From 2014 to 2017, he was a partner in a local boutique M&A firm, joining Duff & Phelps (renamed Kroll) in 2017.
Alexandre holds a degree in Business Administration from Germany and a degree in Economics from Brazil, where he also holds an MBA with a specialization in Finance from Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV-EAESP). He has also participated in executive programs at Northwestern University/Kellogg School of Management, New York Institute of Finance, MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology and FGV – Fundação Getúlio Vargas. He has been a volunteer member of ENDEAVOR in Brazil since 2001.
Alexandre is fluent in English and German, in addition to his mother tongue, Portuguese.