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Nelson Bechara

Co-founder, Operating Partner & Head of ESG




Founding Partner at Noon, Nelson leads the assessment and operational development of investments and is responsible for ESG.

His journey in Private Equity began 11 years ago when he joined Actis in 2012 as the Head of

Value Creation for Latin America.

During his time at Actis, he led the value creation agenda for various portfolio companies and

served as the CEO of Grupo Genesis for approximately three years.

From 2002 to 2012, he worked as a consultant and executive in Brazil and several countries across America, Europe, and Africa.

He was Director at Booz Allen Hamilton in Consumer Goods and Agribusiness and was the Executive Director of Grupo DPaschoal.

Between 1992 and 1999, he held leadership roles in Supply Chain at Souza Cruz and Voith, the company where he began his career.

Serves as a mentor to growth-stage companies and as a member of nonprofit association boards.

Nelson Bechara holds a degree in mechanical engineering from the Universidade Paulista, a postgraduate degree in business administration from Fundação Getúlio Vargas, and an MBA

from the University of Maryland.


Board of Directors



Genesis Group.



Grupo DPaschoal, Scarlat (observer), CSD, CNA Idiomas, It’sSeg.

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