Pedro Faria

Global CEO, BRF


Mr. Pedro Faria has a degree in Business Administration from Fundação Getulio Vargas in São Paulo and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, of which he is currently a member of the global advisory board.

Mr. Faria joined Tarpon in June 2003 and was a managing partner and member of Tarpon`s Investment Committee. He served as Tarpon`s Chief Executive Officer from December 2012 to August 2013, after having started Tarpon`s private equity business. He has served on the boards of Arezzo, BRF, Cia Acqua and AGV Holding SA.

Mr. Faria was CFO and IR Officer of Brasilagro from December 2007 and December 2009, having been responsible for the company`s founding and public offering. Before joining Tarpon, he was a managing director of Patria Investimentos, responsible for monitoring their private equity portfolio. He also worked at Chase Manhattan and in equity at Patrimonio/Salomon Brothers.