Managing Director, Infrastructure, Latin America
Eduardo Farhat is responsible for developing and implementing CDPQ’s infrastructure investment strategy in Latin America. His mandate focuses primarily on creating partnerships in the region and strengthening those that CDPQ already possesses, including in Brazil, Mexico and Colombia.
Eduardo has 25 years of experience in infrastructure investment in Latin America. He joins CDPQ from InfraVestor Capital, an investment firm focused on renewable energy, where he was a founding partner. Prior to that, he spent ten years as Managing Director at Darby, in Brazil, where he made several investments in the energy and transportation sectors. He also worked at Southern Cross and AG Angra, two prominent private equity managers in Latin America. He began his career at McKinsey, where he worked in their offices in São Paulo, Buenos Aires, Stockholm, Madrid and Lisbon. Eduardo has extensive experience in institutional and private equity funds and was a Board member of ABVCAP and of the ANBIMA/ABVCAP Self-Regulatory Board.
Eduardo has a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanics Aeronautics Engineering from Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica in Brazil, and an MBA from INSEAD in France.