9th Annual Private Equity Brazil Forum São Paulo, Brazil | December 5-6, 2017 Request Agenda

The 8th Annual Private Equity Brazil Forum is Latin America's largest international private markets investment conference. The forum brings together 600+ investors, funds, and advisors for a two day meeting discussing sectors, due diligence, and private equity investment opportunities in Brazil and around the world.

The investor focused event provides a due diligence forum for international and South American pension funds, foundations, endowments, fund of funds, family offices, wealth managers, consultants, and sovereign wealth funds interested in direct research on private investment opportunities. Session topics cover the entire spectrum of private equity investments, from sector specific sessions on venture capital investments in Brazil to discussions on global buyout opportunities, and roundtables of the biggest global & Brazilian institutional investors discussing their specific investment appetites.


Glenn Youngkin, President & Chief Operating Officer, The Carlyle Group

Mr. Youngkin is President and Chief Operating Officer of The Carlyle Group and serves on the firm’s Executive Group and Management Committee. He is based in Washington, DC. From October 2010 until March 2011, Mr. Youngkin served as Carlyle’s interim principal financial officer. From 2005 to 2008, Mr. Youngkin was the Global Head of the Industrial Sector investment team. From 2000 to 2005, Mr. Youngkin led Carlyle’s buyout activities in the United Kingdom and from 1995 to 2000, he was a member of the U.S. buyout team. Prior to joining Carlyle in 1995, Mr. Youngkin was a management consultant with McKinsey & Company and he also previously worked in the investment banking group at CS First Boston. Mr. Youngkin earned his B.S. in mechanical engineering and his B.A. in managerial studies from Rice University and his MBA from the Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. Mr. Youngkin serves on the Board of Directors of Carlyle portfolio company Ri-Happy Brinquedos S.A. Mr. Youngkin also serves on the Board of Trustees of the National Cathedral School and the Board of Directors of the Rice Management Company.

Deltan Dallagnol, Lead Prosecutor of the Petrobras Investigation, Brazilian Federal Prosecution Office

Mr. Dallagnol is a Federal Prosecutor of the Brazilian Federal Prosecution Office in Curitiba. His work as a Federal Prosecutor focuses in crimes related to corruption, money laundering and the financial system. Mr. Dallagnol has coordinated several investigations that had repercussions on the international media, such as the Operation Car Wash. This anti-corruption probe that has led to the conviction of dozens of people for involvement in a bribery and kickback scheme that funneled billions of dollars from the Brazilian oil company Petrobras to politicians and company executives. Mr. Dallagnol received a Master of Laws’ degree from Harvard Law School and is currently a professor at Fundação Escola do Ministério Público do Paraná and Escola Superior do Ministério Público da União.

Tom Keck, Founding Partner and Head of Research, StepStone Group

Mr. Keck is a Founding Partner and Head of Research at StepStone Group, a global private markets specialist overseeing over US$81 billion of private capital allocations, including approximately US$14 billion of assets under management. StepStone offers customized private markets investment management and advisory services to institutional clients using industry leading analytics and research capabilities, with a focus on providing highly responsive and collaborative client service. Mr. Keck chairs the Firm’s Investment Committee and focuses on venture capital, growth equity, infrastructure and real asset investments and co-investments. Prior to StepStone, he was a Managing Director at Pacific Corporate Group, a private equity investment firm that oversaw over US$15 billion of private equity commitments for institutional investors. Prior to that, Mr. Keck was a Principal with Blue Capital, a middle market buyout firm. Mr. Keck graduated cum laude with a BA from the George Washington University and received his MBA with high honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.





Key Discussion Topics

  • A 2016 outlook delivered directly from the leading Brazilian GP's
  • Trends in cross investing and increasing cooperation between LatAm, Asia and the Middle East
  • The Deal Cycle explained; "What it Takes to Win in Brazil"
  • Perspective from local & global investors; learn about their strategies and what it takes for a manager to pique their interest
  • Keynote discussions led by government & economic leaders, providing insight on how political and macroeconomic change affects your business


Sponsorship is only available upon invitation and Markets Group reserves the right to refuse sponsorship from any organization or individual deemed by Markets Group to be incompatible with the event. Markets Group forum sessions are closed to all media/press and video/audio recording is explicitly prohibited within the venue.


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São Paulo
Brazil 01402-002



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Paloma Lima-Mayland

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