Senior Advisor at TPG Growth
Angel has spent the last 15 years doing private equity in Latin America, mainly as a partner at Southern Cross Group (www.southerncrossgroup.com), one the largest and longest-standing PE firms in the region with more than $2BN in assets under management. Recently, Angel served as a Senior Advisor to TPG Growth and The Rise Fund, supporting investment efforts in Latam and leading firm’s investment in Resultados Digitais, main marketing automation platform based in Brazil, and Digital House, largest coding school operating in Argentina and Brazil , where he serves as board member.
During his tenure at Southern Cross, Angel founded its Brazilian operation and remained doing businesses based in Sao Paulo since then, where they invested ~US $0,8BN from inception.
Angel has full investment-cycle experience, with specialty on operational value creation and had taken executive and/or board positions in most of its portfolio companies, including S.I.N. (www.sinimplante.com.br), a leading dental implant company in Latam, Brinox (www.brinox.com.br), second largest houseware player in Latam, Solaris (www.solaris.com.br), leading equipment rental company based in Brazil, Topico (www.topico.com.br), leading provider of temporary warehousing in Latin America, CGC (www.cgc.com.ar), oil and gas company based in Argentina and The Value Brand Company (www.alicorp.com.ar), leading house and personal care company in Argentina.
Before joining Southern Cross, Angel acted as CEO of Lagarde Winery (www.lagarde.com.ar), a recognized premium wine producer based on Mendoza, Argentina, belonging to the Pescarmona family’s industrial conglomerate.
Angel graduated as Agricultural Engineer from UCA University (ARG), followed by an MBA with honors from Austral University (ARG) and completed an Executive Program at Stanford University.