Creating an impact investing ecosystem.
We promote the growth of the impact investment sector by demonstrating that investments in social and environmental business models can be made in an efficient and profitable manner.
For us a company can cause impact by improving the quality of life of the clients and the society where it is inserted.
Bravia is founded as a Partners' Capital Investments Company
Acquisition of OdontoClinic
Creation of OdontoImage
Acquisition of GD Solar
Bravia becomes 100% Impact Investments
We invest in companies, allocated in the sectors of clean energy, health, education, agro & food and urban solutions, that have:
- - Scalable business model
- - Impact
- - Financial sustainability
- - Strong team
- - Cashflow predictability
Bravia's team members share a passion for development and socially responsible investing, backed by extensive financial experience in Latin America Markets in both the private and public sectors.
Alvaro Schocair - Partner and CEO
Alvaro is a founding partner at Bravia Capital and the Portfolio Manager. Bachelor in Business Administration at FGV, has over 17 years of investment experience. Besides participating in the foundation of companies such as Tarpon Investment Group, Reebok Fitness and ChemHunter.com, Alvaro was part of the Board of Directors of Springs Global, Coteminas and Tarpon Investment Group. Currently Alvaro is a board member of Odontoclinic and GD Solar.
Dan Shigenawa - Partner, Head of Business Development and Director of Compliance
Dan joined Bravia Capital in 2011 and currently is responsible for Business Development and member of the Investment Committee. Previously, he was Business Development Officer at Tarpon Investimentos and Board Member of Tarpon Investment Group. Dan also acted as VP at HSBC Investment Banking being responsible for M&A and ECM transactions, Consultant for Arthur Andersen and as an Equity Research analyst for Planibanc and Multiplic. Dan majored in Business Administration at FAAP and earned his MBA from Ibmec (Sao Paulo).
Rodrigo Simões - Partner
Rodrigo Simoes joined Bravia as a partner in December 2010 and is currently leading the Operations, Finance and Compliance. Prior to Bravia, Rodrigo was the founding partner of Guepardo Investimentos, where he was the CFO for 10 years, and before that treasurer at Radio e Televisao Bandeirantes (TV broadcasting).
Luiza is a member of our team since 2017 and is responsible for the Venture Capital area. Majored in Economics by Insper, Luiza worked for five years in Arcadis, a consultancy company, in the areas of environmental and social planning and management, and before that worked for two years at Advis Investimentos in the Wealth Management area.
Pedro joined the Public Equity team of Bravia in 2017, being responsible for the development of the area of market intelligence focused on impact investments. Graduated in Economics from Insper, he attended Katholieke Universiteit Leuven in Belgium and the University of Victoria in Canada.