- RICHARD RAINER
- IRAJÁ GUIMARÃES
- EUGÊNIO JOSÉ DE ALMEIDA E SILVA
- THOMAS MONTEIRO
- FABIANO RAMOS
- CLÓVIS IKEDA
- BRUNO UCHINO
Our team include some of the most accomplished and respected advisors working in the market.
Our professionals’ have broad domestic and international experience, encompassing a wide range of industries, transaction structures and sizes.
In addition to analytical work, our professionals also work with our clients to develop tailor made solutions to address their specific issues, resulting in the development of long-term relationships.
Olimpia Partners brings a distinct collection of professional experience, allowing us to offer our clients a level of practical knowledge and insight.
For more information on our professionals individual backgrounds, please click on a name to the left.
Prior to founding Olimpia Partners, Richard Rainer was the Country Head for Merrill Lynch in Brazil and was responsible for the Investment Banking division. Richard has been involved in numerous transactions having participated in the origination and execution of mergers, acquisitions, restructurings, equity and debt offerings across multiple industries and sectors. Prior to joining Merrill Lynch, Richard was a senior executive at Banco Multiplic and at Morgan Grenfell & Co. Richard has over 25 years of banking experience.
Richard obtained his bachelor's degree from the State University of New York and completed his M.B.A. at Fordham University.
Irajá Guimarães was an Executive Director at Morgan Stanley where he was responsible for coverage of financial institutions and private equity firms. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, Irajá spent nine years at Merrill Lynch, during which he spent time both in São Paulo and New York. Irajá began his career as a Corporate Credit Analyst at Citibank.
Irajá holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the Universidade de São Paulo (USP).
EUGÊNIO JOSÉ DE ALMEIDA E SILVA
Eugênio José de Almeida e Silva began his career at Banco Francês e Brasileiro in 1988. In 1993, he joined Banco BBA/Itaú BBA, where he became a partner and Managing Director responsible for corporate clients in Rio de Janeiro state and Brazil’s northeastern region. In 2006, Eugênio joined Santander as an Executive Director responsible for corporate clients in the southern region of Brazil.
Eugenio José holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from PUC in Rio de Janeiro.
Thomas Monteiro was a member of the Investment Banking group of Merrill Lynch in São Paulo, where he participated in mergers, acquisitions, and equity and debt offerings across different sectors. Thomas began his career at the mergers and acquisitions group of Banco Espírito Santo.
Thomas holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Insper (formerly Ibmec São Paulo)
Fabiano Ramos has over 20 years experience in investment banking, including M&A, project finance and investment management experience, having been accredited by CVM as fund manager. Fabiano worked at Banco Garantia, ING Barings, Merrill Lynch, Mercado Eletrônico, Ipanema and at his own firm VOGA (which he sold to the Brazilian Banco Indusval Partners in 2013).
Fabiano holds an M.B.A. and a BSc from Southern Illinois University in the US.
Clóvis Ikeda began his career as a member of the Corporate Banking group of Citibank in 1988. Later Ikeda worked in the Corporate Finance area of Chase, ING Barings and ABN AMRO, focused in the origination and execution of structured finance in the electric and infrastructure sectors. In 2010 Ikeda was elected Executive Director at Banco Santander, responsible for the management of the local currency asset book, trade finance, cash management e custody. Ikeda was also Director of Banco Fibra and Banco Safra and Board Member of Febraban.
Ikeda holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in Business Administration from USP and a M.B.A. in bank finance from Insper.