Senior Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Grupo Patria
Alexandre Saigh is Senior Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Patria and a member of Patria’s Board, Executive Committee, Management Committee and Investment Committees. He held and currently holds board member positions in several of Patria's Funds' Invested Companies. He co-founded Patria in 2001 (successor of Patrimônio) developing and leading its efforts to become one of the leading alternative investment firms. He joined Patrimônio in 1994, as a Managing Partner responsible for the development and execution of the Firm’s private equity business. Between 1994 and 1997, while developing Patrimônio’s private equity business, Mr. Saigh was Chief Executive Officer and Chief Financial Officer of Drogasil, one of the leading drugstore chains in Brazil and Patria’s first private equity investment. Prior to joining Patrimônio, Mr. Saigh worked at JPMorgan Investment Bank from 1989 to 1994, as a Vice President for its private equity, corporate finance and M&A divisions.