Nicolas Bañados Lyon

Managing Director of Private Equity, Megeve Investments

Nicolas Bañados Lyon is Managing Director of Private Equity at Megeve Investments, a Chilean Family Office. Nicolas leads the PE investments team who is directly responsible for making private equity investments and managing the private equity portfolio in Latin America. Prior to joining Megeve, he worked at Consorcio Life Insurance in Chile.

Mr. Bañados has more than 16 years of experience investing in Latin America, mainly in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and Peru. He is a board member of Colgener, a power company in Colombia; HMC, a copper and gold mining company in Chile; Serabi Gold, an AIM and TSX listed gold mining company in Brazil; and Enjoy, a Chilean listed hotel & gaming company. He is also member of the EMPEA LP – only Council.

Mr. Bañados earned an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is an Economist and also received a master degree in Financial Economist from Universidad Catolica de Chile. He is married and father of 8 kids.