President, ABVCAP and EMPEA Board Member
Fernando Borges is a Managing Director and Co‐Head of the Carlyle South America Buy Out Group focused on private equity investment opportunities in South America. He is based in São Paulo. Prior to joining Carlyle in 2007, Mr. Borges was a Managing Director at AIG Capital Partners and CEO of AIG Capital Investments do Brasil, being responsible for managing AIG’s private equity activities in Brazil. From 1994 to 1999, Mr. Borges was a Director of Bozano, Simonsen’s Private Equity division, where he was responsible for managing a private equity fund sponsored by Bozano, Simonsen Group and Advent International. Mr. Borges has more than 24 years of private equity experience in Brazil, having participated in more than 25 transactions in the region. Mr. Borges holds a graduate degree from SAIS ‐ School of Advanced International Studies of the Johns Hopkins University, the Bologna Center, and a B.A. in International Relations from Universidade de Brasilia.