EB Capital

Our firm

EB Capital invests in middle market businesses that are growing and/or transforming — for example, entering new markets or restructuring their operations. Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer, Luciana Antonini Ribeiro and Pedro Sirotsky Melzer founded it in Sao Paulo in 2017.

Among the companies invested in by EB Capital are players from the technology, telecommunications and distribution industries. The firm does not only contribute financially to its invested companies — it offers the support of a multidisciplinary and highly qualified team in strategic management, and networking with investors and other entrepreneurs.

Our mission

Boosting consolidated businesses that are ready to lead its industries and, thus, transforming the society and changing the future

Our values

What drives us is corporate governance, investment in human capital, social purpose, strategic management and leadership


Who we are

Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer

CEO and cofounder of EB Capital. Up until 2015 he was president of the media group RBS, where he currently holds the position of Chairman. He is also cofounder of e.bricks Ventures, a Venture Capital firm. He holds a degree in Business Administration from PUCRS and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Luciana Antonini Ribeiro

Managing partner and cofounder of EB Capital. She is also an advisory board member of the NGO The Nature Conversancy and an investment committee member of e.bricks Ventures. She holds a master's degree in Business Law from USP and an MBA from Columbia Business School, among other degrees.

Pedro Sirotsky Melzer

Cofounder of EB Capital, he is also managing partner of e.bricks Ventures. He has been an entrepreneur in the retail industry and an executive of Apple. In 2010, he founded the Venture Capital firm Warehouse Investimentos, where he remained until 2013. He also holds an MBA from Kellogg School of Management.

Pedro Pullen Parente

Partner and Chairman of EB Capital. Prior to that, he was CEO of the food company BRF, president of the energy corporation Petrobras, and chief of staff of the Brazilian government (from 1999 to 2003), among other many positions. He holds a degree in Electronic Engineering from University of Brasília.

Fernando Fontes Iunes

Partner of EB Capital. He was partner, managing director and head of investment banking of the bank Itaú BBA. He is also a board member of the long steel supplier Gerdau, the holding company Metalúrgica Gerdau and the food company M. Dias Branco. He holds a master's and a doctoral degree from the University of London.



EB Capital