Ettore V. Biagioni is the Managing Partner and founder (2004) of Alothon Group LLC, a Private Equity firm headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil. Mr. Biagioni has been doing business in Latin America since the mid 1980's and has worked with members of the Alothon Group since 1997. From 1995 to 2004, he served as Head of the Latin America Private Equity Group of Bankers Trust (BT), then of Deutsche Bank. He was also Head of BT's Latin America M&A prior to the acquisition of BT by Deutsche Bank. Other employers include Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. in New York (1980-1986) and McKinsey & Company in Italy. Mr. Biagioni also serves on boards of portfolio companies in Brazil. Mr. Biagioni holds a B.S. with distinction from Babson College and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.